Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 11/7/2023 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda A - Routine Business
Type: Action
Subject: (Item A-14) Authorization to Use Sole Source Provider – Emics Inc., dba Informed K12 (Mr. Kahn)
Enclosure Emics, Inc. dba Informed K12 - Sole Source
File Attachment:
Sole Source Letter - Emics, Inc dba Informed K12.ADA.pdf
Summary: Public Contract Code 3400 allows the awarding authority or its designee to make a finding that a particular service is designated by a specific brand or trade name in order to obtain a necessary item that is only available from one source. The attached statement from the vendor, Emics, Inc. dba Informed K-12, affirms that there is no competitor in its space and provides the understanding that seeking competing proposals for the Informed K12 Software product is not possible. Emics, Inc. dba Informed K12 provides annual support, maintenance and enhancement to the Informed K12 web platform. An agreement will be forthcoming on a future Contracts List for Board consideration.
Funding: There is no funding associated with this adoption.
Recommendation: Staff recommends the adoption of the Emics, Inc. dba Informed K12 - Sole Source documentation for use by Lodi Unified School District.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Leonard Kahn - Chief Business Officer
Signed By:
Neil Young - Superintendent