E-Rate RFP: Network Equipment Refresh (Form 470 #230006202)

The Dallas Center – Grimes Community School District (DCG) is requesting proposals for the purchase and configuration of network equipment as part of our technology refresh cycle.  Specifically, the district is accepting proposals for switches, SFP’s, and stacking cables to replace or update our current fleet of Extreme devices.   The district intends to utilize E-Rate Category 2 funding for this project.  Additional details are included in this RFP. 

RFPNetwork Equipment Refresh (Form 470 #230006202)

Questions – All questions and answers will be updated weekly.

Bids Due – All bids will be due by 4:00 PM CST, February 1, 2023


E-Rate RFP: Data/Cabling Upgrades (Form 470 #230006203)

The Dallas Center – Grimes Community School District (DCG) is requesting proposals for data and cabling upgrades as part of a comprehensive renovation project at Dallas-Center Grimes High School.  The first of four construction phases began in the fall of 2022 and is expected to continue through the fall of 2024.  Conduit and cable pathways were included in the original construction bid, but the installation of cabling and data jacks was postponed in order to take advantage of E-Rate funding during fiscal year 2023.   Additional details are included in this RFP.  Blueprints and site visits are available by request.

RFPData/Cabling Upgrades (Form 470 #230006203)

Questions – All questions and answers will be updated weekly.

Bids Due – All bids will be due by 4:00 PM CST, February 8, 2023