Decision details

Purchase of IT Laptop hardware

Decision Maker: Strategic Director for Resources

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The IT service is responsible for ensuring we provide adequate equipment to service areas and staff.
It is proposed to invest in hardware to improve the provision for laptops
This requires approximately £25,000 of funding from the IT Capital Program.


Cabinet authorised the Director for Resources to allocate the IT capital allocation of £150,000 this decision seek to draw down from this capital fund.

Alternative options considered:

Avoid the replacement of laptops and seek to make laptops last longer. This raises the risk of failing laptops and unsupported software

Publication date: 31/12/2018

Date of decision: 12/12/2018

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