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File #: 20405    Version: 0 Name: t & s for internet services for use Countywide to Global Telecom Technology
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/15/2020 In control: Finance and Audit Committee
On agenda: 4/20/2020 Final action: 4/27/2020
Title: A RESOLUTION awarding an eighteen-month term and supply contract for the furnishing of commodity internet services for use Countywide to Global Telecom Technology of McLean, VA, under the terms and conditions of U.S. General Services Administration Contract No. GS-35F-516DA, an existing government contract.
Sponsors: Charlie Franklin
Indexes: CONTRACT, INTERNET SERVICES, TERM & SUPPLY CONTRACT
Attachments: 1. 20405bu.pdf, 2. 20405adopt.pdf

IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

 

Title

A RESOLUTION awarding an eighteen-month term and supply contract for the furnishing of commodity internet services for use Countywide to Global Telecom Technology of McLean, VA, under the terms and conditions of U.S. General Services Administration Contract No. GS-35F-516DA, an existing government contract.

 

 

Intro

RESOLUTION NO. 20405, April 20, 2020

 

INTRODUCED BY Charlie Franklin, County Legislator

 

 

Body

 WHEREAS, the Director of the Information Technology Department has recommended the replacement of the County’s existing Windstream MPLS internet service with software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) commodity internet service at several remote County locations; and,

 

WHEREAS, the SD-WAN technology recommended for replacement of the MPLS network connectivity at these remote County locations is more cost effective, easier to administer, offers better protection, and delivers greater overall performance than MPLS; and,

 

WHEREAS, pursuant to section 1030.4 of the Jackson County Code, the Director of Finance and Purchasing recommends the award of an eighteen-month term and supply contract for the furnishing of SD-WAN commodity internet services for use Countywide to Global Telecom Technology of McLean, VA, under the terms and conditions of U.S. General Services Administration Contract No. GS-35F-516DA, an existing government contract; and,

 

WHEREAS, this award is made on an as needed basis and does not obligate Jackson County to pay any specific amount, with the availability of funds for specific purchases remaining subject to annual appropriation; now therefore,

 

BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that award be made as recommended by the Director of Finance and Purchasing and that the Director be and hereby is authorized to execute for the County any documents necessary to the accomplishment of the award; and,

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Director of Finance and Purchasing is authorized to make all payments, including final payment on the contract, to the extent that sufficient appropriations to the using spending agencies are contained in the then current Jackson County budget.

Enacted and Approved

Effective Date: This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon its passage by a majority of the Legislature.

 

APPROVED AS TO FORM:

 

 

 

____________________________                                          _______________________________

Chief Deputy County Counselor                                                               County Counselor

 

 

 

Certificate of Passage

 

I hereby certify that the attached resolution, Resolution No. 20405 of April 20, 2020, was duly passed on April 27, 2020 by the Jackson County Legislature. The votes thereon were as follows:

 

 

                                          Yeas _______9__________                                          Nays _____0______

 

 

                                          Abstaining ______0________                                          Absent ____0________

 

 

 

______________________                                                               ________________________________

Date                                                                                                                                                   Mary Jo Spino, Clerk of Legislature

 

 

 

Fiscal Note

This award is made on an as needed basis and does not obligate Jackson County to pay any specific amount. The availability of funds for specific purchases is subject to annual appropriation.

 

 

 

________________________                                                               ________________________________

Date                                                                                                                                                   Chief Administrative Officer