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RFP - No. RFP02849: Seattle Public Schools Firewall Replacement, Seattle WA

Request for Proposal No. RFP02849: Seattle Public Schools Firewall Replacement

Until: March 21, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

The Seattle School District No.1 (District) is requesting proposals for a layer 7 network firewall to replace an existing Cisco ASA firewall which will provide segmentation for traffic to and from the Internet. Additionally, a second layer 7 network firewall is needed to provide segmentation for internal traffic. The District participates in the Federal E-Rate program. Bidder must be a qualified participant in the E-Rate program and must provide their 498 ID number within 30 days of the bid opening. For more information on the Federal E-Rate program or to obtain a 498 ID number, go to:

The Request for Proposal will be available starting on February 21, 2018 at Builders Exchange of Washington, Inc. RFP documents, associated addenda and Bidders List are available at no charge at the Builders Exchange, Inc. on-line Plan Center ( To access documents on-line with Builders Exchange, go to “” and click on “Posted Projects,” “Goods and Services,” and “Seattle Public Schools Goods and Services.” It is recommended that bidders “Register as a Bidder” in order to receive automatic email notification of future addenda, to download addenda, and to be placed on the “Bidders List.” Proposers who do not register will not be automatically notified of addenda and will need to periodically check the on-line plan room for addenda issued for this project. Contact Builders Exchange at (425) 258-1303 if additional assistance is required.

The Request for Qualifications will also be available on the Seattle Schools website at:, and click on “Additional Links” then “Current Solicitations.”

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, March 21, 2018