Partner Call: Two Spanish institutes launch pre-commercial procurement opportunity for cybersecurity companies
Interested bidders are invited to submit their offers for a pre-commercial procurement tender in the cybersecurity field. This opportunity is being promoted by two Spanish organisations – the Institute for Business Competitiveness of Castilla y León and the Spanish National Cybersecurity Institute (INCIBE).
Check the call details here and apply until 14 May!
This is the first pre-commercial procurement in the cybersecurity field launched by the Spanish Government of the Castilla y León Region, in cooperation with the Spanish National Cybersecurity Institute (INCIBE). The initiative is the result of the work between both entities and its main objective is to develop innovative solutions for the sector in Castilla y León, having allocated to it € 535,591. The tender’s objective is to develop tools that can discover and eliminate websites or domains where hidden illegal activities happen, not only on the regular Internet but also on the Deep Web.
The pre-commercial procurement was prepared after a preliminary market consultation where four potentially interesting topics for the procurement were investigated. The actual pre-commercial procurement decided to focus only on topic nº 2: the identification and elimination of illegal hidden web activities that are not indexed by publicly available sources to improve the monitoring and prosecution of illegal activities.
- Deadline: 14 May 2021
- Eliminatory phases: the execution period of the project is established in 13 months, with two competitive and eliminatory phases, of 7 and 6 months respectively. This procedure will allow several innovative solutions to be developed simultaneously and to maximize the probability of success.
- Video presentation of the tender scope: https://youtu.be/55fXYi_4pVU
You can know more about the tender and check the details on how to apply, here.