December 20, 2016
The purpose of this Request for Proposal (“RFP”) is to invite qualified service providers (“Respondents”) to prepare and submit a proposal (“bid” or “Proposal”) to provide the following professional consulting services related to payment card industry data security standards (“PCI DSS”) and payment application data security standards (“PA DSS”): PCI compliance services performed by a qualified security assessor (“QSA”), (“QSA Compliance Services”) and PCI approved scanning vendor services, (“ASV Services”) to the Office of The Illinois State Treasurer (“Treasurer”) and other State of Illinois state agencies (“State Agencies”), in accordance with the requirements defined throughout this RFP. This RFP also includes an optional request for PCI qualified integrator reseller evaluation services (“QIR Evaluation Services”). The Treasurer is issuing this RFP to award a master contract to a qualified PCI service provider (“Contractor”), thereby allowing for expedited PCI contract execution between said Contractor and State Agencies. The Contractor shall enter into a master contract with the Treasurer (“Agreement”) and ordering agreements (“Ordering Agreements”) as requested by any State Agencies approved by the Treasurer to enter into such agreements (“Participating Agencies”)
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