Request for Information (RFI) Call for NATO Nations and Industry to provide inputs to NATO’s Communication and Information Systems (CIS) Security (including Cyber Defence) Capabilities.

Nations and Industry wishing to respond to this RFI should read this document carefully and follow the guidance for responding.

Due date for submission of requested information: 02 April 2021.

Click here to open RFI ACT SACT 21-25

Click here to open RFI ACT SACT 21-25 Questions & Answers

Click here to download the survey "RFI-ACT-SACT21-25 CIS Cyber CPP – Requirements" (MS Excel format)

To enhance understanding of NATO needs and proposed solutions, HQ SACT will schedule a presentation and conduct a collaborative question and answer (Q&A) session with NATO subject matter representatives on 12 April 2021, as part of the TIDE Sprint Cyberspace Track.

  • Session: 12 April 2021 | 0930-1200 EST | 1430-1700 GMT | 1530-1800 CET;
  • Description: The Cyberspace Capability Development team will provide an overview of the Request For Information (RFI) concerning CIS Security maintenance capabilities, with some information regarding the options of Adopt, Buy or Create. The Cyberspace Capability Development team will then discuss, in a round table format, the unique opportunities and challenges relating to the Adoption, Purchase and Creation of the specific cyberspace capabilities described. Any industry or Nation respondents are invited to participate and offer their feedback. Participants are asked to come prepared to brainstorm alternatives regarding NATO cyberspace capabilities, including out of the box thinking to accelerate NATO cyberspace capability development.
  • Registration: Please register for the event by 2 April 2021 (at the latest) by sending your contact details to Please include the name, phone number, email address and organization for all participants as applicable.