RFP for Network Support Services Attachment: rfp network support services 04-05-2011.doc 
Central Community School System
RFP: 92113634
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CENTRAL COMMUNITY SCHOOL SYSTEM
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR
NETWORK SUPPORT SERVICES

Central Community School System (“CCSS”) is accepting proposals for Network Support Services for a period of one (1) year beginning June 1, 2011 through May 30, 2012. Copies of this Request for Proposals (“RFP”) are available at www.centralbidding.com, www.centralcss.org and at the School Board Office located at 13421 Hooper Road, Suite 6, Baton Rouge, LA 70818.

There will be a mandatory pre-bid conference held at the School Board Office Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Responders must be in attendance for this conference in order to be considered. Proposals must be received at the School Board Office or via www.centralbidding.com no later than Monday, May 23, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. CST. The School Board reserves the right to accept the proposal(s) most advantageous to the school system and reserves the right to reject any and/or all proposals.

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Bid Attachments EliHenry, Inc. 0.0000 23-May-2011 09:59:24 AM
 
EliHenry will provide second-level technical services related to standard network hardware and software. In addition we will perform an annual review of CCSS's LAN/WAN environment and present recommendations to senior management. EliHenry will also assist in establishing and updating a strategic technology plan related to critical network resources. We will assist with the acquisition, installation and maintenance of any network infrastructure and related software. Where necessary, we will manage both LAN and WAN networks and provide suggestions for upgrades, modifications and improvements.

The Eli-Henry Group is a technology based service company founded in 1990 by experienced technical instructors and engineers with extensive expertise in both the technical training and computer consulting areas. All of the associates have eaed the highest industry certifications, and have years of “real world” experience in the areas of application development, network engineering, and instruction. At The Eli-Henry Group, we believe in the power of cumulative thinking, and doing things correctly the first time. Knowledge of diverse topics distributed among diverse knowledge centers allows us to “put our heads together” to discover the best solutions to difficult issues. All of our engineers and instructors have gained in-depth knowledge, expertise, and industry certifications in their areas of specialty. Some of the services provided by the company are:

o Network server, router, and switch service & support
o System planning including evaluation and analysis of current systems
o LAN & WAN design, management, and administration services
o Analysis of network utilization and network traffic pattes
o Network performance evaluations
o Proactive problem identification
o Research, development & testing
o Database development focusing on network client-server solutions
o Network security evaluation
o Application Development and Support
o Environment monitoring & support
o IT Audit & Security Services
o Complete Infrastructure Management

EliHenry has provided services similar to what is being requested for many clients throughout the years. Our technical expertise combined with many years of business experience allows us to provide high level technical expertise, which can be communicated in a non-technical easy to understand method, which transcends from the data center to the board room. Basically, we understand technology and know how to communicate it to both technical and non-technical customers.

EliHenry proposes a rate of $85.00 per billable hour, for services related to this bid.

References:
Methodist Health Systems Foundation
Mr. Fredrick Young 985-726-9333
360 Oak Harbor Blvd.
Slidell, LA 70458
Customer 2003 - Present
Provides all services related to network infrastructure.

Bienvenu, Foster, Ryan & O'Bannon
Mrs. Sherry Gunderson 504-310-1549
1010 Common Street, Suite 2200
New Orleans, LA 70130
Customer: 1999 - present
Provides all network and technology services.

French Market Corporation
Mrs. Rosalind McCorkle 504-522-2621
1008 North Peters St.
New Orleans, LA 70116
Provides all network and technology services.
Customer: 1999 - present
Delivery: 0 Days
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