The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) Information Systems Branch (ISB), wish to purchase 6 Load Balancing Switches, (4 internal (2 for the primary site and 2 for the secondary site) and 2 external switches), to support DARD’s online applications.
DARD ISB will work with the appointed Contractor and IT Assist to facilitate the installation /set-up of the necessary hardware to allow the delivered solution to operate on the NIGOV secure network. ISB will have 1 systems analyst and 1 programmer analyst available.
The successful tenderer will be expected to supply hardware that meets all of the requirements detailed in the Terms of Reference document, by 21st March 2012. In the event that DARD ISB do not have access to the skills needed to deploy and configure this hardware, the successful tenderer will be required to carry out this function.