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Ruggedized Modems & Installation Services

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000591899

Bid Title: Ruggedized Modems & Installation Services

Agency Bid No. Title: 216386

Received Date: 06/06/2016

Close Date: 06/28/2016

Purchase Type: 1 year term

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 06/10/2016 09:00 AM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Pima County Sheriffs vehicles equipped with Mobile Data Computers currently depend on six year old BlueTree 5600, 3Gbroadband modems to communicate with the Sheriffs Secure Network. The BlueTree modems are obsolete and themanufacturer is no longer in business. In addition to being slower than currently available technology, these modemsmust be managed individually making them labor intensive to support and requiring Deputies to leave their assignment inthe field to physically bring the vehicle and modem to the Sheriffs Headquarters Building for support.To resolve this problem, all of the existing in-vehicle modems need to be upgraded with rugged, current communicationstechnology, carrier independent, 4G/LTE Broadband modems that include fleet management software.Contractor will provide the Pima County Sheriffs Department with 400 ruggedized 3G-4G/LTE Broadband modems and400 rugged MIMO LTE/Cellular/PCS/GPS/WiFi low-profile Combo Antennas. Contractor will install modems andantennas in 250 to 400 patrol vehicles and demonstrate seamless transition between 3G, 4G and back to 3Gcommunications, accurate vehicle GPS location and demonstrate the ability of the modem to use Verizon and AT&Tcarrier services.The Contractor shall provide and demonstrate a fleet management application that will allow the modem administrator toprovision, configure, deploy, monitor, and manage modems across the entire deployment remotely and in real-time.Contractor shall provide an application to collect signal strength, received signal power and signal quality to accuratelytrack carrier performance. This data shall be collected and presented in a graphical representation or heat map, so theSheriffs Department can analyze and compare carrier performance. Contractor will permit and support the SheriffDepartments ability to create ad hoc heat maps for a period of five years from the date of award.

Product Codes: 20458, 20454

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: County of Pima

State: Arizona

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Design & Construction Division, 130 W. Congress Street, 3rd Floor, Tucson, Arizona, 85701



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