Stone’s reputation as a trusted supplier to the NHS and public sector recognised as it is awarded to IT hardware and services framework
Stone Group , a leading ICT solutions provider has announced that it has successfully secured its place on the NHS Shared Business Services and North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative Link 3 framework for the provision of IT hardware and services.
The latest iteration of the successful Link 2 framework, Link 3 offers the NHS and the wider public sector a robust and compliant route to market for the procurement of IT hardware and services at competitive prices from a range of reputable suppliers.
Stone Group has been awarded to the framework to supply hardware (fixed and mobile) such as desktops, laptops and tablets; laptop carts/trolleys and storage units and clinical displays. Stone will also provide a range of services including enhanced warranty, managed device rollout, bonded storage and call-off, close-to-the-box configuration services such as Microsoft Autopilot and SCCM imaging services, bespoke BIOS, asset tagging and security marketing.
Simon Harbridge, CEO at Stone Group, commented, “Link 2 has been an important framework for us as a number of our key customers across the public sector and in higher education contract with us through it. We’re delighted to have been awarded to Link 3 as we continue to look after the tech needs of UK public sector organisations.
“The NHS has faced unprecedented times over the past twelve months and has had to procure new IT hardware quickly to enable remote working and business as usual for staff. The Link 3 framework allows the NHS and other public bodies access to a range of trusted, quality and compliant ICT solution providers.
“With almost 30 years’ of experience providing ICT solutions to public bodies, Stone Group understands the challenges facing these organisations and is a trusted partner to help them manage their ICT requirements.”
Stone Group is a trusted partner of numerous leading global technology brands, including Microsoft, Apple, Samsung, Western Digital, Cisco, Meraki and HP.