Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Cabinet consider a report which sought approval for the procurement of the next generation WAN services.
The current contract for the WAN ended on 21 February 2021 and an alternative supplier needed to be procured and a contact in put in place to complete the implementation of the New Generation WAN by the current contract end date.
RESOLVED: That Cabinet
1 agrees to the procurement of next generation wide area network services using a Crown Commercial Services Framework
2 delegates authority to the Executive Director Corporate Services, after consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Finance, IT and Communication, to
a. follow the prescribed procurement process to award a contract to a supplier for the provision of next generation wide area network services; and
b. enter into a contract with the successful supplier, after consultation with the Director of Governance and Compliance, and the Section 151 Officer.
Publication date: 11/07/2019
Date of decision: 09/07/2019
Decided at meeting: 09/07/2019 - Cabinet
Effective from: 19/07/2019