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Apple Device Management specifically for OS X

June 9, 2014

Tenders are invited for Apple Device Management specifically for OS X. 1. Project Overview The University of Northern Colorado seeks pricing to replace current Apple Macintosh Client Management Software with an equivalent technology. The new client management solution must integrate with existing data center technologies and must be able to expand to meet future client demands over at least a five year period. The award of this documented quote shall begin July 1, 2014 and run through June 30, 2015 with four (4) one year options to renew at the sole discretion of the University. 2. Specifications The following deliverables will be presented to the university: a. Client Manager Solution Must: a.i. Be supported in a VMware virtual machine environment. a.ii. Support being installed on Windows Server 2012 or higher. a.iii. Integrate with Apple s Global Service Exchange. a.iv. Control the deployment of Apple OS X updates. a.v. Allow for zero-touch Operating System deployment methods for Mac OS X. Be able to deploy software to managed clients. a.vii. Support escrowing of FileVault2 keys from OS X clients. a.viii. Integrate with Microsoft Active Directory for administrative authentication. a.ix. Be able to set dock preferences, control the launching the launching of applications, install printers, set login banners, connect to network shares, and disable certain system preferences, for the managed clients. b. Licensing, Maintenance and Support b.i. Response must include three quotes including all licensing, maintenance, and support costs for a one year period, three year period, and a five year period. Provide each quote separately. b.ii. Support must be provided directly from the client management vendor. Support must be highest level offered by vendor. Support must be a minimum of 5X12. b.iii. Proposed pricing must include options for training and professional services for installation. c. Options for Future Expansion c.i. Provide a separate quote for additional 200 client licenses


Address : UNC Purchasing Director, Carter Hall 1002, Greeley CO 80639 Contact Person : Marlene Olin

Country :United States

Email :

Tender notice number : UNC 258-14

Notice type : Tender Notice

Open date : 2014-06-24

Tender documents : T22541309.doc

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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