Public cloud services (16-42051-0)

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Tender Notice


Publishing status


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2016/09/23 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of opportunity
Region of delivery
Notice type
Request for Qualification (RQ)
Trade agreement
  • None
Tendering procedure
Procurement entity
Shared Services Canada
End user entity
Shared Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Bromfield, Kevin
Contact phone
Contact address
180 Kent Street
Ottawa  ON
K1G 4A8

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Cloud computing is shifting the way IT services are delivered globally and the Government of Canada (GC) wishes to obtain the benefits of this new IT service delivery model. SSC has identified the need for the immediate establishment of a source of supply capable of providing cloud services.

This Invitation to Qualify (ITQ) is the first phase of a procurement process by Shared Services Canada (SSC) for Public Cloud Services. Suppliers are invited to pre-qualify in accordance with the terms and conditions of this ITQ in order to become Qualified Respondents for any later phases of the procurement process.

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
16-42051_-_public_cloud_services_-_itq_en.pdf000English- 2016-08-05
16-42051_-services_dinfonuagique_publics_-_isq_fr.pdf000French- 2016-08-05
16-42051_-_public_cloud_services_-_isq_annexe_b_-_instructions_uniformisees_pour_spc_fr.pdf001French- 2016-08-05
16-42051_-_public_cloud_services_-_itq_annex_b_-_ssc_standard_instructions_en.pdf001English- 2016-08-05
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_001_-_final_fr.pdf002French- 2016-08-18
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_001_final_en.pdf002English- 2016-08-18
16-42051_-_public_cloud_services_-_itq_form_1_en.zip003English- 2016-08-18
16-42051_-services_dinfonuagique_publics_-_isq_formulaire_1_fr.zip003French- 2016-08-18
16-420051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_002_en.pdf004English- 2016-08-24
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_002_fr.pdf004French- 2016-08-24
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_003_en_1.pdf005English- 2016-08-29
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_003_fr_1.pdf005French- 2016-08-29
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_004_en.pdf006English- 2016-08-31
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_004_fr.pdf006French- 2016-08-31
itq_annex_c_-_proposed_contract_clauses_for_the_resulting_contract_en.pdf007English- 2016-08-31
itq_annexe_c_-_clauses_du_contract_proposees_pour_le_contract_subsequent_fr.pdf007French- 2016-08-31
annex_d_-_draft_statement_of_requirements_en.pdf008English- 2016-08-31
isq_annexe_d_-_enonce_des_besoins_fr.pdf008French- 2016-08-31
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_005_en.pdf009English- 2016-09-02
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_005_fr.pdf009French- 2016-09-02
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_006_en.pdf010English- 2016-09-07
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_006_fr.pdf010French- 2016-09-07
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_007_en.pdf011English- 2016-09-14
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_007_fr.pdf011French- 2016-09-14
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_008_en.pdf012English- 2016-09-22
16-42051-_public_cloud_itq_amendment_-_008_fr.pdf012French- 2016-09-22