Category: Procurement

SABEN RFQ: TCCP Network cabling RFQ – closed

Interested companies with relevant proven capabilities are invited to submit in response to this Request for Quotation, for the delivery of Network cabling that will be used in connecting Technical and Vocational Education and Training College Campuses to the South African National Research Network as specified in this document

SABEN RFQ: TCCP Fibre Optic Transceivers RFQ – closed

The “TVET Colleges Connection Project (TCCP)” is an ICT infrastructure initiative by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) funded through a National Skills Fund (NSF) grant to connect Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College campuses to the South African National Research Network (SANReN). The purpose of this project is to solve bandwidth poverty at South Africa’s TVET Colleges by connecting them to the SANReN, thereby enabling them to contribute to meeting the goals of the developmental state.

Interested companies with relevant proven capabilities are invited to submit in response to this Request for Quotation, for the delivery of Fibre optic transceivers that will be used in connecting Technical and Vocational Education and Training College Campuses to the South African National Research Network as specified in this document.

The RFQ for the Transceivers can be accessed on the SABEN website.

Closing date for submission is: 22 November 2019 at 17h00

TCCP Service Provider award: Client Premises Equipment

The South African Broadband Education Networks (SABEN) is pleased to announce that the TVET Colleges Connection Programme (TCCP) has reached another milestone.

The Request for Quotation (RfQ) process (SABEN 0013/2019) for the Client Premises Equipment has been concluded and the following successful service provider has been awarded a purchase order:

  • XON

We would like to thank all service providers who submitted responses to the RfQ.

TCCP Service Provider awards: Access Network Circuits

The South African Broadband Education Networks (SABEN) is pleased to announce that the TVET Colleges Connection Programme (TCCP) has reached a significant milestone.

The Request for Proposals (RfP) process for Access Network Circuits Connecting TVET College Campuses to the South African National Research Network (SANReN) has been concluded and the following successful service providers have been awarded purchase orders:

  • Aeonova360
  • Broadband Infraco (BBI)
  • Comsol
  • Dark Fibre Africa (DFA)
  • LinkAfrica
  • Liquid Telecom
  • MTN
  • Openserve

We would like to thank all service providers who submitted responses to the RfP.