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Mainframe Computer Services

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000546953

Bid Title: Mainframe Computer Services

Agency Bid No. Title: EVT0004346

Received Date: 04/18/2016

Close Date: 05/05/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Not Stated, Kansas

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 04/25/2016


Specifications include, but are not limited to:. The State has decided seek services for the mainframe environment to achieve the following objectives:Reduce costs and improve efficiency through:Consolidating operational support resources and eliminating duplication of effortLeveraging the outsourcers software contracts to reduce software costsEliminate the need to build/buy additional data center capacity to host the mainframeImprove support and reduce operational risksEnable the State to realize cost savings and efficiencies as it migrates workloads away from the mainframeThe State Executive Branch Chief Information Technology Officer (CITO) is currently discussing mainframe hosting needs with a number of other State of Kansas IT organizations (i.e. higher education). While out of scope for this RFP, the State plans to consolidate and outsource additional mainframe workloads across the State. Given these potential future needs, the State desires to identify a suitable partner and implement a flexible contract and pricing structure that will facilitate this consolidation and drive additional savings for the State as the scope increases.

Product Codes: 92029, 92037, 92028

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Kansas - Department of Administration

State: Kansas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Neal Farron KSDOA - Division of Purchases, 900 SW Jackson, Suite 451-South, Topeka, Kansas, 66612

Phone: 785-296-3122




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