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Generic Network Products

Solicitation number BPM008559

Publication date

Closing date and time 2020/02/11 11:00 EST


    This solicitation is being issued by Shared Services Canada (SSC) for the supply and delivery of Generic Network Products. It is intended to result in the award of a single contract and will be used by SSC to provide shared services to one or more of its clients.

    The proposed contract is to procure Local Area Network (LAN) and management network switching solutions required by Networks, Security and Digital Services (NSDS) for new modern Activity-based workplaces (ABWs). These LAN solutions are for the provisioning of the NSDS Central Store.

    In order to submit a bid, bidders must email the contracting authority indicating their interest at the following email address:

    Bidders can view solicitation documents within the P2P tool in the following solicitation: BPM008559.

    Solicitation documents can be accessed by selecting the “Show public request for proposals” tab.

    Bidders must be registered and logged into P2P in order to submit a bid.

    To register, please go to and click “Register Now”. 

    National Security Exception:

    Canada has invoked the National Security Exception in respect of this requirement and, as a result, none of the trade agreements apply to this procurement.

    Canada reserves the right to cancel the procurement process at any time.

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • No trade agreements are applicable to this solicitation process

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Shared Services Canada
    90 Metcalfe Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K0A 0C3
    Contracting authority
    Goulet, Annie
    180 Kent
    Ottawa, ON, K1P 0B6

    Buying organization(s)

    Shared Services Canada
    90 Metcalfe Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K0A 0C3
    Bidding details

    Full details regarding this tender opportunity are available in the documents below. Click on the document name to download the file. Contact the contracting officer if you have any questions regarding these documents.

    Tender documents
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    Access the Getting started page for details on how to bid, and more.

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Ontario (except NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding

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