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The biggest govtech deals of the week (9/9/20)

This is the latest instalment of an exclusive series analysing the UK’s biggest public sector tech deals. In partnership with GlobalData, we’ve drilled down into the most valuable tenders and awards from the last seven days. Here’s what we found this week…

The top prior information notices

This week’s featured PIN

Buyer: City of London on behalf of City of London Police
Title: Provision of e-discovery software
The lowdown: The City of London Police has unveiled plans to procure e-discovery software to assist with obtaining digital evidence for investigations and legal cases. The deadline for registering interest in the contract, the value of which has not yet been disclosed, is 21 September.

The best of the rest

Buyer: Scottish Public Pensions Agency
Title: Pensions administration software
Estimated publication date: 29 January 2020
Value: £10m

Buyer: Velindre NHS Trust
Title: Electronic Assistive Technology (EAT)
Estimated publication date: 6 November 2020
Value: £4.7m

Buyer: Joint Forces Command
Title: Project for Rapid Exploitation of Digital Applications (PREDA)
Estimated publication date: 5 October 2020
Value: £N/A

The top tenders

This week’s featured tender

Buyer: Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem)
Title: Framework: strategic digital resourcing partners to complete projects
The lowdown: The energy regulator Ofgem is setting up a £5m framework enlisting tech professionals to urgently “complete projects, develop and deploy regulatory changes, resolve system failures and deliver continuous improvement initiatives”. The deadline for applying to be listed on the framework, which will remain in place for two years, is 5 October.

The best of the rest

Buyer: Department of Finance
Title: Digitally integrated solutions, systems and outcomes
Deadline: 30 October 2020
Value: £25m

Buyer: Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Title: Developing new and existing digital Consular services
Deadline: 17 September 2020
Value: £4.5m

Buyer: Crown Prosecution Service
Title: Discovery capability
Deadline: 15 September 2020
Value: £4m

The top awards

This week’s featured award

Buyer: High Speed Two
Supplier: Bytes Software
Title: Software Asset Management as a Service (SAMaaS) services
The lowdown: Bytes Software has secured the largest award of the week: a £13m+ deal to provide software Software Asset Management as a Service to the rail operator High Speed Two. The contract came into effect on 10 August and will remain in place for two years.

The best of the rest

Buyer: Joint Forces Command
Supplier: BMT Defence Services
Title: Deployed platform services (DPS)
Award date: 30 August 2020
Value: £5.5m

Buyer: Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
Supplier: CliniSys
Title: Pathology laboratory information management system and services
Award date: 3 September 2020
Value: £5.3m

Buyer: Wolverhampton Council
Supplier: Bytes Software
Title: Microsoft enterprise licence agreement
Award date: 3 September 2020
Value: £5.3m

Buyer: Joint Forces Command
Supplier: TP Group
Title: Le TacCIS programme support services
Award date: 3 September 2020
Value: £5m

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