NIGERIA DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION
Plot 447 / 448 Constitution Avenue, Central Business District, Abuja
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.ndic.gov.ng
INVITATION TO TENDER FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL (CISCO IDENTITY SERVICES ENGINE) IN THE CORPORATION
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) wishes to invite reputable and certified network access control vendors with good track record of performance and experience to tender for the implementation of a Network Access Control (NAC).
SCOPE OF WORK
The scope of engagement entails installation and configuration of Cisco NAC Identity Services Engine which will provide among others:
a. Rigorous Identity Verification of each device
b. Extensive Policy Enforcement and Security Compliance.
c. Automated Device Compliance Checks.
d. Dependable anywhere Access.
e. Self-Service device onboarding
f. Rules-based, Attribute-driven policy model for creating flexible and business-relevant wide range of access control policies.
g. Centralized Management
h. Wide Range of Authentication Protocols including PAP, MS-CHAP,EAP-MD5,Protected EAP,EAP-FAST and EAP-TLS.
Interested companies should obtain the tender document from the Administration Department, 2nd Floor, NDIC Headquarters, Plot 447/448 Constitution Avenue, Central Business District, Abuja upon payment of the tender fee of N10,000.00 in Bank Draft made payable to the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, Abuja.
Further requisite information required can be obtained from the Head of Information Technology Department at the above address. Enquires could be made through the following e-mail address: email@example.com.
CONDITIONS FOR ELIGIBILITY
All bids must be accompanied with the following:
Evidence of Company Registration with Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) in Nigeria.
The current 3 years Tax Clearance Certificate of the Company (2011 – 2013).
Evidence of VAT registration.
The Company’s audited accounts for the last three years (2011 – 2013).
Evidence of Financial capacity or bank support to undertake the project.
Evidence of having successfully carried out similar works.
Company profile indicating qualification and experience of key staff for the project.
Proof of Company’s understanding of the job, Implementation plan and work methodology.
Evidence of compliance with ITF Act.
Valid Certificate of Compliance with Pension Act issued by the National Pension Commission (PenCom).
Evidence of registration with relevant Professional bodies.
Sworn affidavit to indicate that the company is not in receivership and none of its directors were ever convicted of fraudulent activity.
SUBMISSION OF TENDER DOCUMENTS
Five (5) bound copies of the ‘Technical’ and ‘Financial’ tender documents must be submitted in separate sealed envelopes clearly marked “Technical Bid” and “Financial Bid” respectively, both put in a third (3rd) envelope sealed and marked on the right hand top corner
“TECHNICAL AND FINANCIAL TENDER FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF A NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL (CISCO IDENTITY SERVICES ENGINE) IN THE CORPORATION” and addressed to:
Director of Administration Department,
Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC),
Plot 447/448 Constitution Avenue,
Central Business District,
The closing date for submission is Friday, 6th March, 2015 by 11:00 am. The tender is to be dropped in the tender box on the Ground floor, reception area at the Head Office Building. Companies submitting tenders are expected to sign the tender register on the 2nd floor, Admin Department., before dropping the tenders. Submission of tender by post or courier will not be acceptable, and any tender submitted at the designated location after the stipulated date and time shall be considered late and non-responsive.
OPENING OF THE TENDER
• Opening of tenders shall be on Friday, 6th March, 2015 by 11:00 am at the Ground Floor, Visitors waiting room.
i. Failure to satisfactorily fulfil the conditions as requested above will result to invalidation of such tender.
ii. NDIC shall reserve the right to verify the authenticity of claim(s) made by the tendering parties.
iii. NDIC shall reserve the right to reject any submission based on unverifiable information.
iv. All financial bids should be quoted in Naira (N) for all Nigerian companies, while foreign-based companies should avail themselves with the most current (prevailing) exchange rate.