SUPC’s Computing Group allows members to discuss key topics of interest regarding the procurement of computer hardware and software including desktops, laptops, storage, computer accessories, networking equipment and services, and software and printers.

Membership in this group is open to:
  • IT, ICT, print and office supplies department staff
  • Procurement and finance specialists
 
By participating in this group, members will:
  • Discuss trends and share operational best practice for computing
  • Exchange feedback on supplier and contract performance
  • Discuss sustainable computing products and practice
  • Receive guidance on available collaborative agreements 
  • Discuss supplier, market and product developments
  • Have access to email distribution lists for easy discussion with colleagues 

This group meets two to three times per year.  To see when the next Computing Group Meeting is taking place, visit our Events page.

Key Personnel

Position Name Telephone Email
Administrator Geraldine Williams 0118 935 7081 geraldine.williams@reading.ac.uk
Contract Manager Sarah Gibson s.gibson@reading.ac.uk

Frameworks & lots

Frameworks Lots Start date End date
Printers and Managed Print Services (NEPA) Including MFDs 01/04/2016 31/01/2021
IT Equipment Recycling and Disposal
01/01/2016 31/03/2021
Shared Datacentre, Jisc
14/07/2014 13/07/2024
Apple Equipment & Services (National)
01/04/2016 31/12/2020
Servers, Storage & Solutions National Agreement (SSSNA) 01/11/2016 30/04/2021
Software Licence Resellers Agreement (SLRA) 01/12/2016 30/11/2020
Desktops and Notebooks (NDNA) 01/09/2017 31/08/2021
Student Information Management System(s) and Associated Services
28/07/2017 23/07/2021
Similarity Detection Systems and Associated Services
01/09/2017 31/08/2021
Short Message Service (SMS) Text, Jisc
01/05/2018 30/04/2022
Telecommunications, Jisc 16/07/2018 15/07/2022
Finance, HR/Payroll, ERP and Associated Services 03/08/2018 04/08/2021
Networking - HE, Supply & Services (HENSS) 01/10/2018 30/09/2021
CCS Network Services 2 17/08/2019 16/08/2022
eProcurement System 16/09/2019 15/09/2024
Telephony Purchasing Services, Jisc
02/12/2019 01/12/2022
Data Centre Management equipment and Infrastructure framework (2019)
13/01/2020 12/01/2022
IT Related Accessories and Parts (ITRAP) 2020
03/02/2020 02/02/2023
Library Management Systems and Associated Services 16/04/2020 18/04/2022
Vulnerability Assessment Service and Tools Supply, Jisc 16/04/2020 15/04/2022

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