8. You are the project manager for an international contract manufacturing firm with manufacturing plants and offices in India, China and Thailand. Your company designs and manufactures various consumer electronics, such as flat-screen television, laptops, and monitors etc. Your company is in the process of bidding on a project to manufacture the next generation the 128-bit video game console for X-Cube station. As a potential bidding for this project, you worked on the RFP response and submitting the proposal. The X-Cube Station selection committee received the RFP responses from all the vendors, and applied a weighted system in order to make a selection. Which of the following processes just took place?