Scalar Decisions Inc.

Closing Date

October 2, 2018

Revised October 5, 2020


Richard D. Oppelt
Purchasing Manager
Finance Department
Tel: (604) 590-7274

Request for Quotations

The Goods and Services include without limitation the supply and delivery of material, the provision of skilled labour, and equipment to meet the requirements outlined below.


The City will be replacing its existing on-premise network based automated malware analysis appliance with the PaloAlto Networks on-premise WildFire appliance.  Specifically, the City is seeking quotes for Palo Alto WF-500 (including 1 year Premium Support) or a technologically equivalent solution that meets the following mandatory requirements:

  1. Ability to be managed directly from the Palo Alto Panorama Management console
  2. Ability to natively integrate (via configuration) IOC distribution to Palo Alto firewalls
  3. Ability to receive and analyze samples sent directly from Palo Alto firewalls
  4. Ability to manually submit samples for detonation

RFQ document for download:
Automated Malware Analysis Appliance (.pdf)
Schedule B - Form of Quotation (.doc)


If the City determines that an amendment is required to this RFQ, the City’s Representative will issue a written addendum by posting it on the BC Bid Website at (the “BC Bid Website”) and the City Website at (the “City Website”) that will form a part of this RFQ.  It is the responsibility of Contractor to check the BC Bid Website and the City Website for addenda.  The only way this RFQ may be added to, or amended in any way, is by a formal written addendum.  No other communication, whether written or oral, from any person will affect or modify the terms of this RFQ or may be relied upon by any Contractor.  By delivery of a Quotation, the Contractor is deemed to have received, accepted and understood the entire RFQ, including any and all addenda.

All inquiries related to this Request for Quotation ("RFQ") should be directed in writing to the contact person named below.