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The University of Edinburgh is intending to procure the provision of both software support and licence management for its SAP Business Objects implementation. The software and licence management should also include Business Objects Licensing to ...

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
University Of Edinburgh
Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1HT
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1316502826
E-mail:
NUTS code: UKM25

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/procurement/supplying

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00107

I.2)Joint procurement
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Education

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

EC0775 - Software Support, Licence Conversion and Maintenance.

Reference number: EC0775
II.1.2)Main CPV code
48000000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The University of Edinburgh is intending to procure the provision of both software support and licence management for its SAP Business Objects implementation. The software and licence management should also include Business Objects Licensing to convert from the previous license. This allows the University to fully gain any advantages of any new features and SAP technologies. Given that the University will be embarking on various core system and data initiatives.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 250 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
48000000
72261000
72000000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The University of Edinburgh is intending to procure the provision of both software support and licence management for its SAP Business Objects implementation. The software and licence management should also include Business Objects Licensing to convert from the previous license. This allows the University to fully gain any advantages of any new features and SAP technologies. Given that the University will be embarking on various core system and data initiatives.

SAP Business Objects is a suite of applications that allow you to efficiently view, sort and analyse data of all kinds and volumes, with the ability to drill down for detailed insight. The system integrates all of the UoE required raw data and presents it in a visually appealing way to optimise business decisions.

II.2.14)Additional information

Please note that this is not a pre-qualification, selection or a short listing process. This PIN will not be used as a call for competition.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
03/04/2017

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

The University of Edinburgh intends to publish an EU restricted procurement procedure.

The potential contract will also initially to be let for 3 years with an option to extend 1 year + 1 year.

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=487827.

(SC Ref:487827).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
14/03/2017