Fully Managed Website Hosting Service: Fully Managed Website Hosting Service

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Notice Summary
Title: Fully Managed Website Hosting Service
Notice type: Contract Notice
Authority: Fully Managed Website Hosting Service
Nature of contract: Not applicable
Procedure: Open
Short Description: Leicester City Council is seeking a fully managed web hosting contract for its main corporate websites. We require a safe and secure cloud-based hosting solution with high availability servers, elastic bandwidth and disk space plus responsive load balancing to ensure our websites run at optimum performance with minimum downtime. Our priorities are: reliability, security, scalability and value for money.
Published: 21/06/2017 10:14
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UK-Leicester: Software package and information systems.
Section I: Contracting Authority
      I.1) Name and addresses
             Leicester City Council
             Leicester City Council, Bosworth House, 9 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TH, United Kingdom
             Email: Pamela.Chirara@leicester.gov.uk
             Contact: Pamela Chirara
             Main Address: www.leicester.gov.uk
             NUTS Code: UKF21
      I.2) Joint procurement
      The contract involves joint procurement: No.
      In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law: Not provided       
      The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No.
      I.3) Communication
      The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: http://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-Leicester:-Software-package-and-information-systems./2M294BXCFP
      Additional information can be obtained from: the abovementioned address
      Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically via http://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-Leicester:-Software-package-and-information-systems./2M294BXCFP to the abovementioned address       
      Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at: Not provided
      I.4) Type of the contracting authority
            Regional or local authority
      I.5) Main activity
            General public services

Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
      II.1.1) Title: Fully Managed Website Hosting Service       
      Reference Number: 0454/PC/ICT
      II.1.2) Main CPV Code:
      48000000 - Software package and information systems.

      II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES
      II.1.4) Short description: Leicester City Council is seeking a fully managed web hosting contract for its main corporate websites. We require a safe and secure cloud-based hosting solution with high availability servers, elastic bandwidth and disk space plus responsive load balancing to ensure our websites run at optimum performance with minimum downtime.
Our priorities are: reliability, security, scalability and value for money.       
      II.1.5) Estimated total value:
      Value excluding VAT: Not Provided       
      Currency: Not Provided
      II.1.6) Information about lots:
      This contract is divided into lots: No       
   
II.2) Description
      
      II.2.2) Additional CPV codes:
      Not Provided       
      II.2.3) Place of performance:
      UKF21 Leicester
      
      II.2.4) Description of procurement: Leicester City Council is seeking a fully managed web hosting contract for its main corporate websites. We require a safe and secure cloud-based hosting solution with high availability servers, elastic bandwidth and disk space plus responsive load balancing to ensure our websites run at optimum performance with minimum downtime.
Our priorities are: reliability, security, scalability and value for money.
      II.2.5) Award criteria:
            Criteria below
            Quality criterion - Name: Functional & Service / Weighting: 57
            Quality criterion - Name: Commercial / Weighting: 3
                        
            Cost criterion - Name: Pricing / Weighting: 40
                              
      II.2.6) Estimated value:
      Value excluding VAT: Not provided       
      Currency: Not provided       
      II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system:
      Duration in months: 48       
      This contract is subject to renewal: Yes       
      Description of renewals: 2 years with the option to extend for a further 1+1 year(s)
      
      II.2.10) Information about variants:
      Variants will be accepted: No
      II.2.11) Information about options:
      Options:       No             
      Description of options: Not provided
      II.2.12) Information about electronic catalogues:
      Tenders must be presented in the form of electronic catalogues or include an electronic catalogue: No
      II.2.13) Information about European Union funds:
      The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No       
      Identification of the project: Not provided             
      II.2.14) Additional information: Not provided       


Section III: Legal, Economic, Financial And Technical Information
   III.1) Conditions for participation
      III.1.1) Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
      List and brief description of conditions:          
      Not Provided       
      III.1.2) Economic and financial standing          
      Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents       
      List and brief description of selection criteria:       
      Not Provided    
      Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required (if applicable) :       
      Not Provided    
      III.1.3) Technical and professional ability    
      Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
      List and brief description of selection criteria:       
      Not Provided      
      Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required (if applicable) :          
      Not Provided   
      III.1.5) Information about reserved contracts (if applicable)   
      The contract is reserved to sheltered workshops and economic operators aiming at the social and professional integration of disabled or disadvantaged persons: No       
      The execution of the contract is restricted to the framework of sheltered employment programmes: No    
      
   III.2) Conditions related to the contract
      III.2.1) Information about a particular profession    
      Reference to the relevant law, regulation or administrative provision:          
      Not Provided    
      III.2.2) Contract performance conditions          
      Not Provided          
      III.2.3) Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
      Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract: Yes    

Section IV: Procedure
   IV.1) Description OPEN
      IV.1.1) Type of procedure: Open   
   
   IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system    
         The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement - NO    
         In the case of framework agreements justification for any duration exceeding 4 years: Not Provided    
   
   
   IV.1.6) Information about electronic auction:
      An electronic auction will be used: No
      Additional information about electronic auction: Not provided
   IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
      The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No       
   IV.2) Administrative information
      IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure:
         Notice number in the OJ S: Not provided       
      IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
       Date: 24/07/2017 Time: 10:00
            
      IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted: English,       
      IV.2.6) Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender:
         Duration in month(s): 3
      
      IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders:
         Date: 24/07/2017
         Time: 10:00
         Place:
         Leicester City Council
      

Section VI: Complementary Information
   VI.1) Information about recurrence
   This is a recurrent procurement: No    
   Estimated timing for further notices to be published: Not provided
   VI.2) Information about electronic workflows
   Electronic ordering will be used Yes       
   Electronic invoicing will be accepted Yes       
   Electronic payment will be used Yes       
   VI.3) Additional Information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:
https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-Leicester:-Software-package-and-information-systems./2M294BXCFP

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:
https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/2M294BXCFP
   VI.4) Procedures for review
   VI.4.1) Review body:
             Leicester City Council
       Bosworth House, 9 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TH, United Kingdom
       Tel. +44 1164543502
   VI.4.2) Body responsible for mediation procedures:
Not provided
   VI.4.3) Review procedure
   Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:    
    Not Provided    
   VI.4.4) Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained:
Not provided
   VI.5) Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 21/06/2017

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UK-Leicester: Software package and information systems.

Section I: Contracting Authority

   I.1) Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
       Leicester City Council
       Leicester City Council, Bosworth House, 9 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TH, United Kingdom
       Email: Pamela.Chirara@leicester.gov.uk
       Contact: Pamela Chirara
       Main Address: www.leicester.gov.uk
       NUTS Code: UKF21

   I.2) Joint procurement:
      The contract involves joint procurement: No          
      In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law: Not Provided
      The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No

   I.4)Type of the contracting authority:
      Regional or local authority

   I.5) Main activity:
      General public services

Section II: Object Of The Contract

   II.1) Scope of the procurement

      II.1.1) Title: Fully Managed Website Hosting Service            
      Reference number: 0454/PC/ICT

      II.1.2) Main CPV code:
         48000000 - Software package and information systems.


      II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES

      II.1.4) Short description: Leicester City Council is seeking a fully managed web hosting contract for its main corporate websites. We require a safe and secure cloud-based hosting solution with high availability servers, elastic bandwidth and disk space plus responsive load balancing to ensure our websites run at optimum performance with minimum downtime.
Our priorities are: reliability, security, scalability and value for money.

      II.1.6) Information about lots
         This contract is divided into lots: No
            
      II.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
          Value: 88,700
                  
         Currency:GBP            

   II.2) Description

      II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s):
      Not Provided

      II.2.3) Place of performance
      Nuts code:
      UKF21 - Leicester
   
      Main site or place of performance:
      Leicester
             

      II.2.4) Description of the procurement: Leicester City Council is seeking a fully managed web hosting contract for its main corporate websites. We require a safe and secure cloud-based hosting solution with high availability servers, elastic bandwidth and disk space plus responsive load balancing to ensure our websites run at optimum performance with minimum downtime.
Our priorities are: reliability, security, scalability and value for money.

      II.2.5) Award criteria:
      Quality criterion - Name: Functional & Service / Weighting: 57
      Quality criterion - Name: Commercial / Weighting: 3
                  
      Cost criterion - Name: Pricing / Weighting: 40
            

      II.2.11) Information about options
         Options: No
         

      II.2.13) Information about European Union funds
         The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No
         

      II.2.14) Additional information: Not Provided


Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

   IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Open


   IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
      The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement: No       
      

   IV.1.6) Information about electronic auction
      An electronic auction has been used: No

   IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
      The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No

IV.2) Administrative information

   IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure
       Notice number in the OJEU: 2017/S 119-240078
      
   

   IV.2.9) Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice
      The contracting authority will not award any further contracts based on the above prior information notice: No

Section V: Award of contract

Award Of Contract (No.1)

   Contract No: 0454/PC/ICT    
   Lot Number: Not Provided    
   Title: Not Provided

   A contract/lot is awarded: Yes


   V.2) Award of contract

      V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract: 07/02/2018

      V.2.2) Information about tenders
         Number of tenders received: 8
         Number of tenders received from SMEs: 7 (SME - as defined in Commission Recommendation 2003/361/EC)          
         Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 1          
         Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0          
         Number of tenders received by electronic means: 8

      V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

      The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No
         
         Contractor (No.1)
             The Internet Business Ltd
             Havelock House, Ormeau road, Belfast, BT7 1EB, United Kingdom
             NUTS Code: UKF21
            The contractor is an SME: Yes

      V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
         Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: Not Provided          
         Total value of the contract/lot: 88,700
         Currency: GBP

      V.2.5) Information about subcontracting
         The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No
         
Section VI: Complementary information

   VI.3) Additional information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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   VI.4) Procedures for review

      VI.4.1) Review body
          Leicester City Council
          Bosworth House, 9 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TH, United Kingdom
          Tel. +44 1164543502

      VI.4.3) Review procedure
         Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures: Not Provided

      VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
         Not Provided

   VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 28/02/2018