This Request for Proposal solicits responses from qualified providers for network electronics as the modulating equipment for a fiber based network. Bids shall be for the purchase of enterprise optical Network Equipment, along with associated licensing and maintenance. Proposals must include all costs associated with the delivery of all equipment, labor, services, and materials.
CENIC reserves the right to award all, some, or none of the equipment associated with this RFP, and CENIC may or may not be the ultimate customer-of-record for the equipment listed in this RFP. CENIC is acting as a consortium lead for the purposes of seeking bids and awarding contracts, and may also apply for E-rate and CTF discounts for awarded services on behalf of members of the consortium.