Issue details

Approval for the Contract Award for the Procurement of a Remote Desktop Solution

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/03/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
The current contract for Citrix expires on the 29th March which is the software which enables everyone to work remotely and in the offices. We have approval to procure and have procured via a framework but need to award the contract ASAP to enable the new contract to be in place before our existing contract expires.

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Paragraph 3: Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

Decision due: 22 Mar 2021 by Executive Member (Resources)

Lead member: Executive Member (Resources)

Lead director: Director (Customer and Digital)

Contact: Nina Neisser-Burke, Democratic and Member Services Officer Email:

Are there any background papers: http://mod/documents/s119847/Approval%20for%20the%20contract%20award%20procedure%20and%20evaluation%20criteria%20for%20ICT%20hardware%20and%20software.%20enc.pdf