Award Details

Solicitation Title: 
Networking, Hardware, and Services (MHEC Award)

Solicitation Number: 
March 16, 2018 to June 30, 2022
Renewal Information: 

*Both Dell and HPE contracts end on June 30, 2022, but Walker and Associates has an end date of March 31, 2022.


Brief Summary of Award: 

Through the Data and Networking Hardware Solicitation, MHEC awarded three suppliers:



Contract Highlights include: Tiered discount guarantees off of Dell Public Sector pricing for hardware solutions, network, wireless, software, support, and related services.

HP Enterprise

Contract Highlights include: Tiered discount guarantees off list price for hardware, network, wireless, and related services.

Walker and Associates (Ciena)

Contract Highlights include: Discount tiered pricing for converged packet optical, packet networking, software-defined networking, network functions virtualization, software management, and related services.


NOTE: This award is in addition to the 1DGS1301 Networking Equipment and Services award and 1DGS1404 Networking Equipment & Services (HP & F5) award. To view the other awards, please check the main Awards Page. 

VendorExtended to Other Community Colleges
Dell Marketing L.P.YES
Hewlett Packard Enterprise CompanyYES
Walker and Associates, Inc.YES

IPHEC Contact
Kayci Puckett