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Link: IT Solutions (Networks, Software, Hardware & IT Services)

Framework Agreement Description

This framework provides a compliant route to meet your IT requirements across a number of areas including storage, virtualisation, bespoke software, desktop operating systems and many more. Further details can be found below.


Framework Agreement Information

Link: IT Solutions (Networks, Software, Hardware & IT Services) [240KB]

Link: IT Solutions (Networks, Software, Hardware & IT Services)

When does it start?
1st April 2016 until 31st March 2019 (with a
potential extension of 1 further year)
- Call-Off Contracts can be awarded for a maximum
of 5 years with an option to extend for a further 24

Who can take advantage?
All NHS SBS Members and Associate Members
- All NHS Trusts
- All Public Sector Authorities


What does it cover?
• Servers and related products and services
• Storage
• Networking
• Third party software inc. bespoke software
• Other IT hardware

Why should I use it?
Deliver a robust, OJEU compliant framework for the selection of provider.
Provide best value pricing and terms with all framework providers.
Removes the need for individual trusts to undertake an OJEU process
to select a provider, so trusts can go straight to market
Assist trusts in undertaking the journey towards workforce optimisation
and realising the maximum benefits from the offering.
Use GHX Nexus if you are calling off under standard specification
Running a further competition to discover the most economically
advantageous supplier for your trust.


What is included?

 Servers and related
 products and
 Session Broker CALS
 Storage Virtualization
 Environment Specific
 Application Software
 Switches VDI
 Application Validation
 Back up & recovery Virtualization
 Profile and Data
 Other third party
 software including niche
 and bespoke software


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Supplier Details

 CDW European Electronique Ltd Softcat plc
 Centerprise International Limited Hardware UK Limited Software Box Limited
 CSC Computer Sciences Limited Insight Direct (UK) Ltd Specialist Computer Centres (SCC)
 Dacoll Limited MCSA Group Ltd T/A CSA Waverley Systech IT Solutions Ltd
 Dell Corporation Limited Novosco Ltd Wipro Limited


Related Frameworks

You might also be interested to find out more about our other similar frameworks:

Link 2: IT Hardware and Services

Healthcare Clinical Information Systems


Framework Contact Info Telephone

E: NSBS.contractenquiries@nhs.net

For more framework agreements see our  Framework Agreements Portfolio [292KB]

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