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Decision details

Corporate Compute-Storage Replacement

Decision Maker: Mayor and Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Having considered an open officer report, and a presentation by the Cabinet

Member for Finance and Strategy, Councillor Amanda De Ryk, the Mayor and

Cabinet agreed that:


(1) Brent Council be authorised to enter into a contract with Computacenter

on behalf of the Council for a solution based on Nutanix HCI software using

SuperMicro hardware for the physical server and disk storage components for

a period of 5 years at a total cost of £1,465,000.00 across all 3 Councils, the

Council’s contribution being £407,805 over the period; and


(2) the Council’s contribution to the contract value of £407,805 plus an

additional £120,071 for additional backup storage, risk of inflation, training and

contingency, meaning a total contribution of £527,876, be approved.

Publication date: 16/06/2022

Date of decision: 15/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 15/06/2022 - Mayor and Cabinet

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