Extended Title: Appointment of a suitably qualified bidder for the provision of data centre services and converged infrastructure services for a period of five (5) years.
Appointment of a suitably qualified bidder for the provision of data centre services and converged infrastructure services for a period of five (5) years.
Tender number: PIC011/18
The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) is a registered Financial Service Provider (FSP) and a public entity, wholly owned by the South African Government. PIC invests funds on behalf of public sector entities. Among the PIC’s clients are the Government Employees Fund (“GEPF"), Unemployment Insurance Fund (“UIF”) and Compensation Fund (’CP”).
PIC seeks a suitably experienced Bidder to offer Data centre services and converged infrastructure for a period of five (5) years.
The scope of work for the Datacentre and Converged Infrastructure services comprises of the following services, across all IT environments (i.e. Production; Disaster Recovery, Quality Assurance (including Testing) and Development environments):
- Datacenter Networking;
- Converged Infrastructure (On Premlse/Dedlcated);
- Backup and Recovery
- Web Hosting (e.g. PIC website)
- Migration/Transifion implementation; and
- Datacenter and Converged Infrastructure Management, Support and Maintenance.
A Compulsory Briefing session: 14 November 2018, 11:00am, Menlyn Maine Central Square, Corner Aramist Avenue & Carobay Avenue, Waterkloof Glen Extension 2. Note: Attendees must be seated at 11:00am, no late comers will be allowed.
Site visits (dates) will be arranged on the day of the briefing session, Non- Disclosure and Confidentiality agreement (NDA) must be signed by all bidders and submitted to the PIC on the day of the site visit. The NDA is attached as Annexure A to the Request For Proposal (RFP) (Bid ) document.
Bid documentation will be available on the PIC website, www.pic.gov.za/ fenders/adverts/PIC010/2018 from 5 November 2018,
Non-Disclosure and Confidentiality agreement must be signed by ail bidders, The document is attached as Annexure A to the Request For Proposal (RFP) document.
Closing date for the bid submission; 14 December 2018. Closing time: 11 ;00 am
For submission at: Public Investment Corporation SOC Limited, Menlyn Maine Central Square, Ground Floor, next to ABSA Bank, 2nd Floor, Corner Aramist Avenue & Corobay Avenue, Waterkloof Glen Extension 2.