Requests for Proposals (RFP)
MONTH-TO-MONTH WIDE AREA NETWORK YEAR 2020-2021 (E-rate Year 23) RFP No. 2020-7027 470# 200021569
The Cascade Union Elementary School District wishes to receive proposals for Wide Area Network (WAN) services under a month-to-month agreement (up to 12 months total) covering the period from July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021. The District will not consider alternative contract options – a MTM agreement is required. District is in the process of installing a new wide area network. The purpose of this RFP is to secure pricing on month-to-month terms for interim service for district sites from July 1, 2020 to the date the new network is operational. The district is not seeking any long-term agreements in response to this RFP.
INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT: WIDE AREA NETWORK and ISP E-RATE FUNDING YEAR 2020-2021 (E-rate Year 23) RFP NO. 2020-7026 470# 200021005
The Cascade Union Elementary School District has an on-going strategic plan which includes telecommunication services, connectivity, and support and is soliciting proposals for private (non-shared) Wide Area Network (WAN) services, specifically a fiber-connected metro-area layer 2 backbone network. Cascade Union Elementary School District currently consists of five schools, three administrative locations, and approximately 1300 students. Cascade Union Elementary School District’s existing technology infrastructure consists of a local area network installed at each campus with two wide area networks: one connecting the campuses together, and another connecting the District’s network operations center (NOC) with the local County Office of Education (the District’s ISP). Cascade Union Elementary School District wishes to enter into a contract with qualified vendors for Wide Area Network and/or Internet Access and/or Unmanaged Firewall Services to each of our sites at a minimum usable speed of 1000 Mb/s.
DISTRICT CABLING UPGRADE: INTERNAL FIBER OPTICS E-RATE FUNDING YEAR 2020-2021 (E-rate Year 23) RFP NO. 2020-7025 470# 200013964
At all school sites in the Cascade Union Elementary School District where only Multi-Mode Fiber (MMF) optic cabling currently exists, install, terminate and enclose 6 strand (3 pair) Single Mode Fiber (SMF) optic cabling from all Intermediate Distribution Frames (IDF) to the Main Distribution Frames (MDF) at the respective location.