IT deployment within Accountant in Bankruptcy: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

1. Can you please list the number of devices deployed by your organisation for the following?

2. Does your organisation have any plans for refreshing or replacing the above devices, if so, can you please provide the indicative or projected expenditure in the below format?

3. Does your organisation have any plans for developing, refreshing, or replacing IT or ICT software applications, if so, can you please provide the information in the below format?






Desktop PCs and Laptops

Laptops Old 49 (in storage) Laptops New 136
Desktop Old 129 (in storage)

Mobile Phones (Smartphones, PDAs handheld devices)

78 (includes iPhones, burner Phones)


4 (MFDs)


4 iPads


6 Physical Servers

Storage Devices

8 (incl. Portable HDD, USB Drives)

Networking Infrastructure (E.g., Switches, Routers, etc)

17 Switches, 5 Routers

Security Infrastructure

2 (Fortinet Firewall)

2. AiB has recently completed an equipment upgrade and have therefore no imminent plans to replace any of the above listed equipment. Once equipment is ready to be replaced AiB go through the normalScottish Government Procurement Frameworks to replace these items.

3. AiB has recently awarded a 5 year IT development contract, again through the Scottish Government tender process. This contract covers existing system enhancement development, support and development of new software. The expected contract end date is 30 September 2026. All items considered for development, have to be approved by AiB Programme Board so a definitive list cannot be provided at this time.

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