RFI: Project “NATO Software Factory – DevSecOps Platform”
Contractor: NCI agency (NATO Communications and Information Agency), Brussels
NCI Agency is seeking information from Nations and their Industry regarding available managed services to meet the requirements for a NATO Software Factory DevSecOps platform managed service on the high side.
Responses are requested to be submitted by no later than Thursday, 23 June 2022, 17h00 (CET).
Summary of Requirements
The NCI Agency is performing a market survey in order to identify possible solutions to provide the NATO Software Factory DevSecOps platform on Azure Stack Hub as a managed service.
At this stage, the NCI Agency is willing to evaluate all the available offerings on the market which can provide a technological, robust, capable and cost effective managed service to NATO.
The system design should minimize total system life cycle costs, including its future Operations and Maintenance (O&M).
|The high level requirements for the solution are listed below: Requirements ID
|Based on Azure Stack
|Operate on-premises fully disconnected from internet
|The infrastructure is provided via a service contract
|Ability to run virtual machines
|Ability to run Kubernetes clusters
|Ability to run PaaS Databases
|Support for storage (container, table, queue)
|Integration with Microsoft ADFS
|Ability to deploy all the resources by using infrastructure as code
|Ability to interconnect with the current on-premises infrastructure
|Support for graphics processing unit (GPU)
|Ability to export logging and auditing data to third-party SIEM system
|Administrative visibility (web-based) on platform health
|Responsive Technical Support