The objective of this procurement activity is therefore to engage with suppliers who can offer constructive simulation software to enable advanced simulation training outputs while supporting current army concepts, resulting in capability that enables NZDF to deliver and execute Joint and multi-national training. The contract is intended to commence with a fully supported license agreement for an initial four years, with the ability to the right of annual renewals, to either extend this or move to a service only agreement, up to an additional four years. This procurement will be managed with a two phased approach. Phase one will result in NZDF shortlisting suppliers via their qualification, technical and commercial responses. Phase two will result in those shortlisted being invited to provide NZDF with a trial of their proposed software. The approach is detailed further within the Request for Proposal (RFP).