With the approval of the Chairman of the Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee the Urgency, Special Urgency and waiver of call-in procedures have been invoked to suspend the requirement to publish the decision for 5 days prior to publication and to waive the ability for the decision to be called-in. The current contract with Amazon expires on 31st March 2019 necessitating a replacement contract to be in place by 1st April 2019. Urgency is required as Amazon services may be withdrawn following the expiration of the contract.
The Cabinet Member:
1. Awarded the contract for the procurement of Amazon Web Services (AWS) through the G-Cloud - 10 Framework Agreement (RM1557ix for the period 1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020 for a value of £700,000
2. Authorised the Corporate Director: Resources to vary this Contract if the Council has to amend its detailed business requirements.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 29/03/2019
Decision due: April 2019 by Cabinet Member for Resources
Lead member: Councillor David Seaton, Cabinet Member for Finance firstname.lastname@example.org
Lead director: Peter Carpenter
Relevant internal and external stakeholders.
Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee