E-Rate Fiber WAN Connections Bid #678
Agency: Mississippi > Columbus Municipal School District
Reverse Auction: 88645409

REVERSE AUCTION HELP/FAQ
REVERSE AUCTION INFORMATION:

The Columbus Municipal School District will receive Electronic Sealed Bids via Reverse Auction for the purchase of the following:
  • Bid #678
  • E-Rate Fiber WAN Connections
Bids will be received by an Electronic Sealed Bidding Process submitted at www.centralbidding.com. For any questions relating to the electronic bidding process, please contact Central Bidding at 225-810-4814.
 
A complete bid package which contains bid instructions and specification response sheets may be obtained at www.centralbidding.com. All bids must comply with the specifications provided. The Columbus Municipal School District reserves the right to amend the specifications, as necessary, and agrees to notify all having requested bid packets.
Specification responses must be submitted for this bid event to be considered for this bidding opportunity.  Specification Response Forms shall not contain pricing.  Pricing shall only be taken online through the Central Bidding portal. Please send the responses through Central Bidding.
 
No bid shall be accepted or considered after such scheduled time. The Board of Trustees of the Columbus Municipal School District reserves the right to waive informalities and to reject any/or all bids as might be in the best interest of the school.
 
JC Lawton
Director of Technology
Columbus Municipal School District
2630 McArthur Drive
Columbus, MS 39705
 
Performance Dates:
Advertise                            November 12, 2021
Advertise                            November 19, 2021
Bid Response Due             December 7, 2021, 10:00 AM
Bid Day                              December 8, 2021, 10:00 AM

 
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BID SUBMITTAL INFORMATION
Owner/Creator Username: CMSDJL
Reverse Auction Type: Single Item
Bid Solicitation Start Time/Date: 12-Nov-2021 07:00:00 PM
Bid Solicitation End Time/Date: 07-Dec-2021 10:00:00 AM ( 4h, 43m+ )
Reverse Auction Start Time/Date: 08-Dec-2021 10:00:00 AM
Reverse Auction End Time/Date: 08-Dec-2021 11:00:00 AM
Status Public event
Action: Sign-In to Bid
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DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
UPDATE/ADDENDUM HISTORY
All updates/changes are listed below::
03-Dec-2021 02:35:42 PM
Added proposal forms since they were not showing properly in the original PDF.
10-Nov-2021 02:34:38 PM
Added documents with corrected dates.
10-Nov-2021 02:33:32 PM
Changed date that proposals are due to 12/7.
04-Nov-2021 04:44:39 PM
Changed RFP slightly. Corrected conflicting dates and made fiber minimum of 10,000 Mbps.
01-Nov-2021 11:14:07 AM
Changed name. Added documents.

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