Research Project on Cyber Security Standards

Research Project on Cyber Security Standards

Without a clear understanding of this landscape, and the current and potential uptake of standards, Government is unable to identify, and develop evidence-based policies to close, the gaps in the landscape or support the uptake of good standards for cyber security products and services.

Reference number: P2130052BIS

Deadline date:20/05/2013

This deadline is for… The final date for the submission of completed bid responses is Midday Friday May 20th 2013 GMT

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: RCUK SSC Ltd

 

Description of the contract

The standards landscape for cyber security is highly complex with various Government and industry-led standards and schemes (including specifications, implementation guidance, and audit and assessment frameworks at varying levels of maturity) in existence and developing, domestically and internationally. Without a clear understanding of this landscape, and the current and potential uptake of standards, Government is unable to identify, and develop evidence-based policies to close, the gaps in the landscape or support the uptake of good standards for cyber security products and services.

 

Classification of the contract

72221000 Business analysis consultancy services

79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services

73220000 Development consultancy services

79419000 Evaluation consultancy services

79416200 Public relations consultancy services

73200000 Research and development consultancy services

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services

73210000 Research consultancy services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 3 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Nicola Turner

Organisation name RCUK SSC Ltd

Address North Star House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 1FF

Telephone 01793 867301

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How to apply

Please comply with all instructions as detailed in the tender document. Please note that failure to comply with these could result in your bid return being disqualified.