Request for Information for a Private Cloud solution

Solicitation number CS-PC-2024 

Publication date

Closing date and time 2024/05/31 12:00 EDT

Last amendment date


    The Government of Canada (GC) recognizes he essential role of Cloud Services in meeting its vast array of organizational needs, as outlined in the Shared Services Canada (SSC) 2024-2025 Departmental Plan. To enhance its digital infrastructure and to further meet Canadians' expectations for simple, secure, and efficient delivery of government services and benefits, the GC is expanding its cloud services portfolio.

    The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to gather insight from industry regarding Hardware as a Service and Infrastructure as a Service Platform to help build a Private Cloud Solution. Respondents are invited to provide answers to questions in the Response Form by the Closing Date.

    Respondents are invited to attend an Informational Webinar to discuss any questions you may have on the RFI. The respondent must register by contacting the Contracting Authority prior to the date of the Webinar to the following email:

    The Information Webinar will be held on the following dates and times:  
    The English-language webinar will be held on March 27, 2024, at 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. EDT
    The French-language webinar will be held on March 27, 2024, at 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT

    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada. 

    Enquiries regarding this RFI are to be submitted to the email below:   

    Contract duration

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    Trade agreements

    • No trade agreements are applicable to this solicitation process

    Reason for limited tendering

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    • None

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Shared Services Canada

    400 Cooper St, 6th Floor

    Ottawa, Ontario, K2P 2H8
    Contracting authority
    Daniel Leon, Cloud services team /Services Infonuagiques

    400 Cooper St, 6th Floor

    Ottawa, Ontario, K2P 2H8
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Information
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Region of opportunity
    Contract duration
    0 month(s)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Not applicable

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