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Call for Expression of Interest for Connectivity and Network Access for DET Learning Device - 0802124 EOI

RFT ID 0802124 EOI
RFT Type Expression of Interest for Specific Contracts
Published 3-Dec-2008
Closes 14-Jan-2009 9:30am
Category (based on UNSPSC)
43000000 - Information Technology Broadcasting and Telecommunications
Agency NSW Procurement

Contact Person
NSWP Client Support Centre (reference RFT: '0802124 EIO')
Phone: 1800 679 289

Tender Details

The NSW Department of Commerce is coordinating this invitation for expressions of interest on behalf of the NSW Department of Education and Training.

General media enquiries about this invitation for expressions of interest should be directed to DET's Media Office- telephone 02 9561 8501.

Technical enquiries from parties participating (or those considering participating) in the invitation for expressions of interest should utilise the contact details provided below.

A Tender briefing will be held on Wednesday 10 December, 2008 at 2pm. The location is William Wilkins Gallery, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney, however prospective tenderers will need to pre-register and conditions apply (see Summary files) 

The NSW Department of Education and Training (DET) is seeking vendor partners for its part of the Commonwealth Government's Digital Education Revolution.

This program has the objective of radically increasing the availability of ICT to secondary school students in Years 9 to 12.

The Department seeks to implement the program by:

  • providing a powerful, compact learning device to each Year 9-12 NSW public school student
  • installing wireless connectivity in all NSW schools with Year 9-12 enrolments to support the students’ use of the learning devices

 This Expression of Interest covers the supply of approximately 200,000 powerful, compact learning devices, together with associated services.


NSW Regions: Central West, Far West, Hunter, Illawarra, Mid North Coast, Murray, Murrumbidgee, Northern, North Western, Richmond Tweed, South Eastern, Sydney

RFT Type

Expression of Interest for Specific Contracts - An invitation for Expression of Interest (EOI) for pre-registration of prospective tenderers for a specific work or service. Applicants are initially evaluated against published selection criteria, and those who best meet the required criteria are invited to Tender (as tender type Pre-Qualified/Invited).

Tender Respondents

Business Name Trading Name Address
3Com Australia Pty Ltd - Level 12, 65 Berry Street
North Sydney NSW 2060
Abigroup Contractors Pty Ltd - 41 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Advent 8 Pty Ltd - S3, L6, 93 George Street
Parramatta NSW 2150
Anabelle Bits Pty Ltd ASI Solutions The Lakes Business Park, 8 Lord Street
Botany NSW 2019
AVE Technologies Pty Ltd - 8/56 Industrial Drive
Mayfield East NSW 2304
D-Link Australia Pty limited - L3 11 Talavera Road
North Ryde NSW 2113
Datacom Systems (NSW) Pty Ltd - 1 Julius Avenue
North Ryde NSW 2113
ENA Solutions Pty. Limited ENA Solutions Building 5, 17 Chester Street
Camperdown NSW 2050
Hewlett-Packard Australia Pty Ltd Hewlett Packard Aust Ltd 410 Concord Road
Rhodes NSW 2138
IBM Australia Ltd - Level 13, 601 Pacific Highway
St Leonards NSW 2065
InTechnology Distribution Pty Ltd - Bld 3 Suite 3B 175 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes
Robina QLD 4226
Lenovo (Australia & New Zealand) Pty Limited - Level 4, 203 Pacific Highway
St Leonards NSW 2065
Matrix CNI Pty Ltd - Suite 1.02, Level 1, 13-15 Lyon Park Road
Macquarie Park NSW 2113
NEC Australia Pty Ltd - 26 Rodborough Road
Frenchs Forest NSW 2086
Telstra Corporation Limited - 10/320 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Vodafone Pty Limited - Level 15,Tower A,Zenith Centre, 821Pacific Highway
Chatswood NSW 2067

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Additional Details / Instructions

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    Summary Document file:

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