The ASET EIC team is pleased to share with you that we have begun the process of drafting a new RFP for an AZNet III contract. Following AZNet's inaugural term with the service provider Accenture, on March 12, 2012 the State of Arizona entered in to a five-year contract known as AZNet II with CenturyLink (CTL) Managed Services. The CTL contract was extended to September 2019.
The new RFP was published on Monday, September 19, 2018, on procureaz.com. Please see a high level timeline below.
About AZNet II
AZNet II is a consolidated telecommunications program providing State of Arizona agencies, boards and commissions with outsourced voice and networking services and equipment, contracted at a predictable, user-based monthly charge.
To learn more about the contract extension, click to read the AZNet II Contract Extension FAQ.pdf.
In accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes § 41-712 the Arizona Department of Administration (ADOA) was tasked to establish and oversee a statewide contract for telecommunication services and equipment, known as AZNet - Arizona Network.
Following AZNet's inaugural term with service provider Accenture, on March 12, 2012 the State of Arizona entered into a five year contract with CenturyLink, AZNet II.
To view the complete AZNet II contract, visit procure.az.gov.
Core Decommissioning - Decommissioning legacy equipment from AZNet CORE. UPDATE - 1 device remains to be powered down. Project is 99% complete. Expected completion TBD.
Shared Hosted Data Center -
We are now in Phase II of this project. The Shared Hosted Data Center opened in July of 2017. We are now in the process of moving all equipment to the new data center. This phase is due to be complete by December 31, 2018.
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