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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
7 years 8 months ago


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2014/12/12 14:00 Eastern Standard Time (EST)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, National Capital Region, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Notice type
Letter of Interest (LOI)/Request for Information (RFI)
Trade agreement
  • None
Competitive procurement strategy
N/A - P&A/LOI Only
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Cayer , Natalie
Contact phone
(819) 956-1380 ( )
Contact fax
(819) 953-3703
Contact address
11 Laurier St. / 11, rue Laurier
4C1, Place du Portage III
K1A 0S5

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Competitive Procurement Strategy: N/A - P&A/LOI Only
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
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The Federal Government in collaboration with
Provinces/Territories and municipalities has launched a formal
consultation process with Industry on the adoption of cloud
computing solutions in a Canadian government context. The first
consultation activity was the Industry Cloud Engagement Event
held on November 13, 2014 in Ottawa. The event included an
overview of the Federal Government's consultation objectives,
consultation process and consultation framework. Information was
provided in more detail on the Federal Government's consultation
pillars, and some sample RFI questions were presented. 

Following the presentations, the floor was opened up to the
participants for questions and answers. The event was attended
by over 85 vendors, approximately 121 people attended in person
and 50 via teleconference. In addition, it had in attendance
Federal and Provincial/Territorial IT leaders. 

The next step in the consultation process will be the posting of
the cloud computing solutions Request for Information document
on This document will be posted in the next
few weeks. Industry is encouraged to review and response to the
planned RFI. 

Delivery Date: Above-mentioned

The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any

Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_EEM.B033.E28081.EBSU000.PDF000English- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW_EEM.B033.F28081.EBSU000.PDF000French- Not available


FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
cloud_industry_engagement_event_nov_13_2014_en.pdfNot availableEnglish- Not available
cloud_industry_engagement_event_nov_13_2014_fr.pdfNot availableFrench- Not available

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