Solihull, West Midlands 22nd October 2019 – Leading communications integrator, Amillan, has been awarded a place as a supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) RM3808 Network Services 2 (NS2). Amillan’s successful application will give public sector organisations easier access to its expertise in telephony and communications technology without having to go through the full EU tendering process.
Amillan is now listed on lot 2 – local connectivity services, lot 5 – IP telephony services, lot 10- unified communications and lot 13 – contact centre services. Amillan were named as a supplier following a highly complicated bid process, where applicants were evaluated for multiple service lots, based on multiple criteria, including service offerings, implementation skills, service delivery, customer references, and experience.
Patrick Daly, Operations Director, Amillan, said: “We are delighted to have won a place on the NS2 framework. This award gives us access to an expanded pipeline of public sector procurement opportunities and will enable us to transact business much more quickly and seamlessly with existing and new public sector customers. It will help streamline the whole process both for us and our clients.”
The NS2 framework is for the provision of telecommunications and network services and can be used by the whole of the UK Public Sector and their associated bodies and agencies, the voluntary sector, charities, and/or other private organisations acting as managing agents or procuring on behalf of the public sector delivering services of a public nature.
NS2 aims to simplify and speed up communications and networking procurement for public sector organisations, with pre-defined and agreed contract terms and conditions and a shortlist of pre-approved suppliers providing a wide range of services. The framework will run until 2023 and CCS expect public sector organisations to spend £5 billion on it over its four-year duration.
Amillan is a leading solutions integrator delivering unified communications, IP voice and data networking, contact centre, ICT infrastructure, robotic process automation and mobility solutions on-premise or in the cloud. For more information, please visit, www.amillan.co.uk
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