Request for Quotation
Posted: October 18, 2013

  1. The Home Guaranty Corporation (HGC) invites all interested suppliers to submit quotations for the supply of Endpoint Security Software License for two (2) years with the following requirements:
    • Enterprise Console
      A single, automated console for Windows, Mac, UNIX, Linux, and virtualized platforms. Centrally deploys and manages antivirus and client firewall protection; intrusion prevention; endpoint web protection; patch assessment; encryption; data, device, and application control; and endpoint assessment and control.

    • Endpoint Security (Antivirus, HIPS, Device Control, Application Control, Data Loss Protection (DLP))
      A single endpoint agent for Windows. Detects viruses, spyware and adware, rootkits, and suspicious files and behavior. It monitors the transfer of sensitive data off the network and blocks malicious and inappropriate websites. The agent also controls use of removable storage devices and unauthorized applications across multiple platforms.

    • Network Access Control (NAC)
      Assesses managed, unmanaged and unauthorized computers. Detects configuration issues, such as out-of-date antivirus protection or a disabled firewall and fixes issues before allowing access.

    • Client Firewall
      Centrally managed client firewall, designed for the enterprise environment. Blocks worms, stops hackers, and prevents intrusions.

    • Anti-Virus for MAC, Linux, UNIX, NetWare, OpenVMS
      Antivirus protection for MAC, Linux, UNIX, Netware and OpenVMS computers.

    • Pure Message for Microsoft Exchange
      Antivirus and anti-spam protection for Microsoft Exchange servers.

    • Patch Assessment
      Scans and identifies computers missing critical patches for vulnerabilities commonly targeted by threats.

    • Endpoint Web Protection
      Web policy enforcement for inappropriate sites.

    • Inclusions
      • Product Training & Management
      • Product Installation and Configuration
      • Product security updates and software upgrades
      • Quarterly Product Health Check (Phone or On-site within Metro Manila)

    • Delivery
      Delivery of license key/s shall be made within 15 working days from receipt of a valid Purchase Order

    • Support
      • Free 8 x 5 Standard Technical LOCAL Support
      • Free 24 x 7 Global Support (phone and email)

    • Term
      Two (2) years

    • Number of users
      Two hundred (200) users

  2. Approved Budget for the Contract is Php 360,000.00.

  3. All interested suppliers may submit proposal at the Administrative Department, Second Floor Jade Bldg., 335 Gil Puyat Ave., Makati, and/or through telefax no. 897-32-32 on or before 2:00 p.m. of October 20, 2013.

  4. For further inquiries, please call Mr. Arturo Barrios or Ms. Helen Santamaria of the Administrative Department at telephone Nos. 897-32-94, 897-32-32 and 897-32-66.

  5. The HGC Bids and Awards Committee reserves the right to reject any or all bids/quotations or waive any required formality therein or to accept such offers as may be considered most advantageous to the Corporation.


Vice-Chair, Bids and Awards Committee