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FOI 7912

Hardware and Software Used At the Council

Request

The software and/or hardware the council currently uses for Filtering/Blocking/Monitoring access to the Internet for Council staff and Education users.

Please include details of current contracts for the above services; including

- the number of devices being filtered through the service(s)
- details of which software/hardware is being used,
- capital and revenue costs,
- contract start and expiry dates,
- which company and/or resellers these service were purchased from,
- the names of the person(s) responsible for the contract(s).

Response

The software and/or hardware the council currently uses for Filtering/Blocking/Monitoring access to the Internet for Council staff and Education users. –
Websense WSGA (combination of Cloud and on Premise)

Please include details of current contracts for the above services; including
- the number of devices being filtered through the service(s)
400 users

- details of which software/hardware is being used,
Websense Appliance in combination with Websense Cloud service

- capital and revenue costs,
3yr contract £16,355

- contract start and expiry dates,
3yr contract – from Dec 2012
- which company and/or resellers these service were purchased from,

Websense via MTI

- the names of the person(s) responsible for the contract(s).
Tim Huggins ICT manager