Call for tenders' details

Title:
Data4Safety - big data platform.
Contracting authority:
European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)
TED publication date:
29/04/2017
Time limit for receipt of tenders:
12/06/2017
Status:
Closed
Show filter parameters

Results per page: 10 | 25 | 50 74 Questions found, displaying 1 to 25.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3 [Next/Last]
# Question Answer Last publication date Status
74
(i) Is it mandatory that 100% of the products suggested would be open source and/or property of AESA [...]
(i) Open source is not mandatory. With regard to property rights, please refer to the answer given to [...]
06/06/2017
73
Given the Agency's response that it will consider a COTS solution, but will not adjust the terms and [...]
1. It is EASA (also referred to as “the Agency” or “the contracting authority”). Please also take note [...]
06/06/2017
72
Could you please clarify, what has to be quote for each row of the software list :µ - Hadoop distribution [...]
The solutions are expected to be provided by the tenderers.
02/06/2017
71
Physical server with 128 cores: are these CPU Cores of vCores ? (line 15)
CPU Cores.
02/06/2017
70
The text mentions Data streaming at point 2.4.2 but not in the functional architecture at point 2.1.6 [...]
Data streaming is listed under section 2.4.2 as one potential option only.
02/06/2017
69
The RFP text mentions NLP, ... ? Is text analytics and Natural Language Processing (NLP)going to be performed [...]
No. The NLP technologies will be applied to high added value text data, with limited volumes.
02/06/2017
68
How many users should have access to the dashboarding/reporting portal ?
Please refer to the answer given to question n°. 41.
02/06/2017
67
How many data scientists will be working on the PoC ?
At this stage, the number of data scientists is not set.
02/06/2017
66
How frequently will data be delivered by the Airlines ?
This yet needs to be defined, however, realtime delivery is not targeted in the initial phase.
02/06/2017
65
Can you describe the complete data lifecycle and the associated data volumes (for example, this type [...]
The definition of the detailed data lifecycle will be part of the implementation of the framework contract [...]
02/06/2017
64
Which kind of data do you expect to store into an SQL database (only used to store processed data in [...]
Only a small proportion of the 30 TB of annual data will be considered for storage in SQL data bases. [...]
02/06/2017
63
We understand that the initial volume is 30 TBytes. Could please provide figured regarding the evolution [...]
The volume of data to be added to the initial 30 TB is 30 TB per year.
02/06/2017
62
Could you please provide a ratio between structured and unstructured data ?
At this stage such a ratio cannot be provided. The tenderer shall foresee an evolution of this ratio [...]
02/06/2017
61
What are the data retention policies ? How long should the raw data be stored ?
Please refer to the answer given to question n°. 42.
02/06/2017
60
You mention that the total volume to start with is 30 TB/year but the amount of fast and slow storage [...]
Not all data to be collected will need to be stored on fast storage volumes. Depending on the needs, [...]
02/06/2017
59
We kindly ask that the Government provide some clarifications on the draft contract: 1. Re Section I.1 [...]
1. No. “Specific tender” in Art. I.1. (g) of the draft framework contract refers to the reply (offer) [...]
02/06/2017
58
The price components structure represents a significative risks for the provider if ordered separately [...]
This will be defined for the first and subsequent specific contracts.
02/06/2017
57
The Tenderer is requested to “demonstrate an active (continuous) cooperation with their proposed elastic [...]
The tenderer is requested so submit a copy, not necessarily an original. Please disregard the plural. [...]
02/06/2017
56
Is it possible for the EASA to precise the content of the referenced decision, in so far it differs from [...]
The selected contractor shall be provided with the respective information.
02/06/2017
55
Could the Agency share its current internal security rules and policy with candidates (or provide clues [...]
No, this is an internal document. As stated in section 2.7.7.6.3, §2 this applies to the selected contractor [...]
02/06/2017
54
From which other parties should the IT Infrastructure Provider be independent from? Do the first two [...]
Yes, EASA and the data owners.
02/06/2017
53
The telecom services cost does not generally depend only on the bandwidth, but as well on the address [...]
The Agency cannot provide a concrete answer at this stage. Please note however, that as a pure, non-binding [...]
02/06/2017
52
What is your OS of choice, if any, for the on-premise dedicated server? If Linux, do you have a preferred [...]
EASA has no preference at this stage.
01/06/2017
51
Regarding the FDM data during the implementation of the contract: a. Does the data de-identification [...]
The de-identification process to be used under the PoC is still under definition. The nature and the [...]
01/06/2017
50
Last sentence mentions a RPO of “one day (8 hours)”. Should we understand that it is expected that data [...]
Data collection and processing may happen 24/7. Consequently, data loss must be limited to 8 hours of [...]
01/06/2017