United Kingdom-Reading: Computer equipment and supplies
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: https://www.ecmwf.int/
Section II: Object
ECMWF/ITT/2017/262 IT data storage systems.
To set up a framework agreement for future acquisition of IT data storage systems and ancillary products.
ECMWF, Shinfield Park, Reading, Berkshire RG9 2AX, UK — until 2020
ECMWF Data Centre, Tecnopolo di Bologna, Via Stalingrado, Bologna, Italy — from 2019/20.
To set up a framework contract with several suppliers for future purchases of IT data storage systems and to purchase one Lot of IT data storage equipment in 2017. Initial purchases will be for installation at ECMWF's premises in Reading, UK. From 2019/20 equipment will be purchased for installation in ECMWF's new Data Centre in Bologna, Italy.
Possibility of two year extension.
Tenders must be submitted according to the instructions in the ITT document by email to: email@example.com.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The procurement for the contract will be conducted in accordance with ECMWF's procedures as set out in ECMWF's Invitation to Tender document, which will be available on ECMWF's website at https://www.ecmwf.int/en/about/suppliers and no other procedures will apply. In submitting this notice ECMWF does not waive the privileges and immunities granted to it by virtue of its status as an Intergovernmental Organisation or submit itself to any jurisdiction.
Tenders must be submitted by email as described in the ITT document. Hard copy (paper) submissions will not be accepted.
See instructions on ECMWF's Supplier web page: https://www.ecmwf.int/en/about/suppliers