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Data Discovery and Masking Services

  • Solicitation Number: RFI(REI) 19-0364
  • Issue Date: Apr 12,2019
  • Closing Date: May 06,2019
  • Institution:  IBRD


The WBG has a diverse user base consisting of staff, consultants, contractors, business partners, external users such as job applicants.  A lot of sensitive data related to these personnel resides in the WBG repositories to the various degrees of risk sensitivity. The WBG has a complex computing infrastructure that includes industry leading products, services and data sources both on premise and in the Cloud; such as SAP, PeopleSoft, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, SharePoint Online, Office 365, Azure Data Lake Store, Azure SQL Data Warehouse.

The WBG already has an ongoing Data Management program.  The intent of this RFP is to select one or more vendor for providing Data Discovery and Masking services. The Data Discovery tool we are planning to implement, is expected to integrate with both Collibra and Informatica, if necessary.

This stage we are seeking qualified firms to review our requirement and respond to be Pre-qualified to be invited for technical evaluation – which will involve PoC based on use cases  which the World Bank would like to conduct to see and verify Dynamic Data Masking (DDM), Static or Persistent Data Masking, Tokenization and Format Preserving Encryption are some of the controls that we would need to implement.

The solicitation may be obtained by sending an email to the designated Category Manager, referencing the following information:

1. Solicitation Number

2. Company Name

3. Contact Person Name and Title

4. Address

5. Telephone Number

6. Fax Number

7. Contact's Email Address

A copy of the solicitation will be sent to organizations that have replied to and are eligible to receive this advertisement. All requests and questions regarding this solicitation shall be directed to the following designated Corporate Procurement Category Manager(s):

Sanjay Colaco at scolaco@worldbank.org (mailto:scolaco@worldbank.org)

The WBG reserves the right to publicly disclose contract award information, including but not limited to, name of company receiving the award, brief description of services, and contract award amount, for any contract award valued over US$250,000.  Offeror's proposal and contractual documents will remain confidential and therefore not subject to disclosure. 


The World Bank reserves the right to reject any or all responses without recourse.