Crown Commercial Service as the Contracting Authority is putting in place a Pan Government Collaborative Framework Agreement for use by UK public sector bodies identified at VI.3 (and any future successors to these organisations), which include Central Government Departments and their Arm's Length Bodies and Agencies, Non Departmental Public Bodies, NHS bodies and Local Authorities.
The above Public Sector Bodies have a need for a technology service Framework Agreement, which will deliver local, regional and national technology service provides for the range of service outlined below.
The agreement will include but not be limited to the following technology support services:
• Hardware management and support
• Software management and support
• Network management and support
• Data management
• Enterprise security (Security Operations Centre - SOC services)
• Technology service discovery
• Technology service disaggregation
• Transition and transformation of existing technology services
• Technology strategy & service design
The Services covered by this Procurement have been subdivided into 8 Lots, namely:
Lot 1 - Technology Strategy and Services Design
Lot 2 - Transition and Transformation
Lot 3a - Operational Services - End User Services
Lot 3b - Operational Services - Operational Management Services
Lot 3c - Operational Services - Technical Management
Lot 3d - Operational Services - Application and Data Management
Lot 4 - Major Services Transformation Programmes
Lot 5 - Service Integration and Management
Bidders have the opportunity to bid for all or a combination of Lots.
You will be eligible for a place on Lot 4 if you have been successful on Lots 1, 2, 3a, 3b, 3c & 3d.
Crown Commercial Service reserves the right for an electronic auction to be held by contracting authority(s) during further competition among the parties to the Framework Agreement(s).