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Inmate Electronic Communication Systems

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000505796

Bid Title: Inmate Electronic Communication Systems

Agency Bid No. Title: DOC-16-079

Received Date: 03/08/2016

Close Date: 03/28/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The Virginia Department of Corrections (DOC) is issuing this Request for Information (RFI) to determine what is currently in the marketplace for inmate telephones, kiosks, and managed access systems.This RFI is being issued solely for the purpose of gathering information. This is not a solicitation to purchase goods or services, and no contract will be made as a result of this RFI. The VADOC may or may not choose to issue a solicitation to contract for these items, and the VADOC may or may not choose to incorporate information gathered through this RFI into possible future requirements.STATEMENT OF NEEDS:The intent of this RFI is to obtain information from firms marketing inmate telephone services, kiosks, and managed access systems. The DOC would like to have a contractor install a separate IT network that would enable DOC offenders to place telephone calls and also enable offenders to use correctional kiosks and/or tablets for services such as scheduling, banking, video visitation, secure messaging, learning, training, music, movies, and other related services.The DOC would like to utilize a percentage of the communication solution to deliver shared applications and other educational content to offenders within the facilities educational departments. The DOC additionally is interested in learning about the latest innovations in managed access services, to include mobile and fixed solutions which allow facilities to detect contraband cell phones and disable cellular transmissions from such phones.

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Product Code: 83986

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Corrections

State: Virginia

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Peter Batley

Phone: 804-887-8233

Fax: 804-674-3530




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