RFO and hosting information
The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is seeking competitive quotations for a dedicated web hosting environment hereafter described. Contractors qualified to fulfill these requirements are invited to submit quotations subject to OWASP approval and email owasp(at)owasp.org.
Redundant Global Backbone Hosting
Linux is our preferred hosting OS. We also must be able to virtualize or have redundant systems in order to ensure fail-over or traffic throttling
500GB expected total storage with the option to expand storage at any time
Full web usage reporting and statistics via web interface
Support for .php 4/5, Perl, Python, MySQL (unlimited DBs), SSL (multiple domains)
SMTP server (for mailing list & web app mailing)
Dual identical but separate environments for a testing environment and a production environment.
Host provided firewall (desired)
Virtual Hosting Environment to allow us 5+ Hosts highly requested. Example would be VMWare ESXi offerings. Ideally, including us the ability to create these VM's on the fly and as needed.
2500GB monthly transfer volume
E-mail spam/ phishing filtering
· Data center Operations Support to help mitigate attacks
Block of 15 static IP's
Scheduled backups performed and maintained by Data Center Operations
Technical support with system recovery support
100% Out of Band Management (power/kvm/serial)
Full device, network, Data Center SLA
Detailed on the 2010 OWASP Infrastructure Page
- Managed MediaWiki administration
- Managed MailMan administration
- Managed MySQL Administration
- Managed BIND/DNS Administration