Weather Visualisation Software – Pre-procurement Early Market Engagement
The visualisation early market engagement aims to explore options to address future needs to visualise large quantities of data.
United Kingdom-Exeter: Software package and information systems
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: Fitzroy Road
NUTS code: UK
Postal code: EX1 3PB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Mr Aled Evans
Telephone: +44 3301351550Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Visualisation Pre-procurement Early Market Engagement
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The Met Office wishes to understand more about the capabilities and maturity of the marketplace with regards to weather visualisation software, which is capable of receiving, processing and graphically representing increasingly large quantities of meteorological and customer data.
The information, data, comments or reactions obtained may be used as research for a potential future procurement exercise.
Please submit responses via the Met Office procurement portal. Please reference Met Office Visualisation RFI 2020.
If you would like to engage with us, but the ongoing COVID-19 situation means you currently are unable, please get in touch stating this, so we are aware of your interest.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Met Office are currently running a high priority programme to drive innovation into the heart of the organisation entitled ‘Future of Operational Meteorology’. The programme aims to deliver new processes, technology and tools for our operational meteorologists so that we are fit to thrive in the future to respond to our customers changing needs.
The visualisation early market engagement aims to explore options to address future needs to visualise large quantities of data to inform decision making and delivering customer value within operational meteorology, as well as address current pain points often caused by multiple existing solutions.
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: