Create an RFP: This is meant to be published to all potential bidders. Demonstrate your knowledge to me by requiring specific items and not just leaving it up to bidders to propose hardware, software and services.

  • List all hardware, software, and services you need to purchase in order to accomplish your modernization plan.
    • Explore emerging uses of the Internet that would benefit your company and should be included in your proposal.
    • Compare and select most efficient connection method to the Internet that would give you the throughput and reliability to support the benefits in your proposal.
  • To simplify procurement, assume you have enough money to purchase everything from single source vendors.