Columbus Municipal School District is seeking proposals for network switches for Columbus High School and Sale Elementary Schools for E-Rate Funding Year 2017. Please include the company’s Universal Services SPIN on all proposals.
- RFP (PDF)
Questions and Answers
Question: Do these need to be layer 3 switches?
Question: In order for us to complete your request we will need to narrow down the correct Cisco 3850 switch that you are requesting.
Answer: WS-C3850-48P-S is the model in our current stacks
Question: Are you using IP BASE or IP SERVICES?
Answer: IP Base
Question: What feature set do the current 3850 switches have? (-L for LAN base, -S for IP base, -E for IP services)
Question: 48 port option has high and low power PoE option. Which one is requested? (435 watts or 800 watts of PoE budget)
Answer: 435 watts
Question: What level of EIGRP do we need to support? (full blown EIGRP routing or stub EIGRP?)
Question: What level of Smartnet is requested for the quoted switches?
Answer: 8 x 5, Next Business Day, 1 year