IFCB Posted

04 November 2015

Calvin School District 48

District Address

PO Box 127

Calvin, OK 74531

IFCB ID: 160003311


Bid Deadline:

02 December 2015

Questions Due By:

25 November 2015


IFCB Requirements


 ·         All Questions and Bids must be submitted using the on-line IFCB system. If for some reason the system is down before the respective deadline, please email your bid to info@crwconsulting.com or fax it to 918.445.0049. Bids or questions submitted in this fashion will be disqualified if the on-line system is active at the time of submission.

 
·         Bidder must agree to participate in USF Program (AKA “E-rate”) for the corresponding funding year.
 
·         Please include the correct Service Provider Identification Number (SPIN) on your bid.
 
·         By submitting a bid, bidder certifies that the bidder does have a valid (non-red light status) SPIN for the E-rate program at the time of submission. Should the Applicant discover that the bidder is on red light status, or if the FCC classifies the bidder as on red-light status before work is performed and invoices are paid, the contract will be null and void and the applicant will have no payment obligations to the bidder.
 
·         Bidder is expected to provide the lowest corresponding price per E-rate rules.  See http://www.usac.org/sl/service-providers/step02/lowest-corresponding-price.aspx for details.
 
·         Contracts must not prohibit SPIN changes.
 
·         Bidder must agree to provide the Applicant the choice of discount methods (SPI or BEAR).
 
·         Bidder will be automatically disqualified if the District determines that the bidding company has offered any employee of the District any individual gift of more than $20 or gifts totaling more than $50 within a 12 month period.
 
·         All contracts awarded will be contingent upon E-rate funding and final board approval.  The applicant may choose to do all or part of the project upon funding notification.
 
·         All contracts awarded under this IFCB bidding process may be voluntarily renewed by the applicant, upon written notice to the provider, for five consecutive one year terms.
 
 
·         E-rate rules require applicants to evaluate the cost of eligible goods and services, and to cost-allocate out the amount for ineligible services from their funding request. If your company will be bidding bundled data and voice plans, please identify the amount to be cost-allocated out for the ineligible data, text messaging functions or other bundled ineligible services.
 
·         E-rate rules require applicants to evaluate the cost of eligible goods and services, and to cost-allocate out the amount for ineligible services from their funding request. If your company will be bidding local phone service, please identify the amount to be cost-allocated out for the ineligible services - DID lines, voice mail, caller ID, inside wire maintenance, 900 call blocking, or other bundled ineligible services.
 
·         E-rate rules require applicants to evaluate the cost of eligible goods and services, and to cost-allocate out the amount for ineligible services from their funding request. If your company will be bidding internet access service, please identify the amount to be cost-allocated out for the ineligible services – email service, web hosting, content filtering, or other bundled ineligible services.
 
·         Bidders for all services and products (except for tariffed telecommunications services or month-to-month services which do not have a related contract) must also submit a contract for products or services.
 
·         If the Applicant is requesting bids for equipment with specific make and model numbers listed, the Applicant will also accept bids for functionally equivalent equipment.
 
·         SERVICE PROVIDERS ARE REQUIRED TO BID THE ENTIRE PROJECT.  BIDS FOR INDIVIDUAL COMPONENTS OF THE PROJECT WILL BE DISQUALIFIED.
 
·         DISQUALIFICATION FACTOR: Vendors are required to submit bids via the template “Internal connections – Template V15” or “Basic Maintenance Template V15” or “Managed Internal Broadband Services Template V15” for each individual school that is receiving equipment and a separate template for all shared equipment.  Please name each template for the name of the school and project.  Example:  “Smith Elementary School Wireless Project” or “Wireless project shared equipment for all schools.”  Vendors that do not submit bids in the required template format will be disqualified from the process.
 
 


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Services and Equipment Requested


 CATEGORY TWO DISQUALIFICATION FACTORS:


·         Vendors are required to submit bids via the template “Internal connections – Template V15 – 1” or “Basic Maintenance Template V15 – 1” or “Managed Internal Broadband Service V15-1” for each individual school that is receiving equipment and a separate template for all shared equipment.  Please name each template for the name of the school and project.  Example:  “Smith Elementary School Wireless Project” or “Wireless project shared equipment for all schools.”  Vendors that do not submit bids in the required template format will be disqualified from the process. 
·         SERVICE PROVIDERS ARE REQUIRED TO BID THE ENTIRE C2 PROJECT BIDS FOR INDIVIDUAL COMPONENTS  WILL BE DISQUALIFIED.


CATEGORY TWO PROJECT DETAILS:

Applicant is seeking Managed Internal Broadband Services (MIBS) for the existing equipment listed below.  All equipment servers the Elementary and the High School.
  • Cabling – Approx 10,000 feet
  • Caching Server – 1 x SuperMicro XEON
  • Racks – 1 x APC
  • Router – 1 x Juniper SG120
  • Switches – 11 x HP ProCurve
  • UPS/Battery Backup – 4 x APC 1500
  • WAPs – 15 x Cisco Meraki
  • Wireless Controller – 1 x Cisco Meraki


Bid deadline has been reached.



Questions Received with District Answers:





Question deadline has been reached.


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