bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
8:41 pm, October 25, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  GSA

Kansas City GSA office finds telework success

The DorobekINSIDER asked about telework lessons learned from GSA's Mike Brinks, Regional Commissioner of the Federal Acquisition Service in Kansas City, Missouri; and Ellen Upchurch, Supervisory Contract Specialist with the Centers for Facilities, Maintainance and Hardware.

Tags: Mike Brinks , Ellen Upchurch , telework , management , Dorobek Insider

Wednesday - 10/27/2010, 06:36pm EDT
Listen

Are there Industry-wide consequences of the GTSI suspension?

Jonathan Aronie writes in the Government Contracts blog that SBA's suspension of GTSI could have industry-wide implications.

Tags: Must Reads , Jonathan Aronie , contracting , GTSI , SBA , TAA , whistleblower , compliance , Dorobek Insider

Tuesday - 10/26/2010, 03:42pm EDT

GSA's next cloud offering: e-mail-as-a-service

GSA is ramping up cloud computing, preparing the next two governmentwide contracts for cloud computing. Agency issues notice that a RFP could be issued by early 2011. GSA also considering geospatial platform-as-a-service offering later next year.

Tags: technology , Vivek Kundra , Dave McClure , OMB , cloud computing , Geospatial information , e-mail-as-a-service , infrastructure-as-a-service , platform-as-a-service , apps.gov , FedRAMP , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 10/26/2010, 07:21am EDT
Listen

Data.gov moving into implementation stage

Federal CIO Kundra said an upcoming conference will help agencies share and find best practices for prioritizing data sets. Departments are struggling to meet stake holder demands for opening up data. Kundra said more and more these data sets are leading to third party applications.

Tags: technology , Vivek Kundra , OMB , VA , Data.gov , mobile apps , ELC 2010 , data sharing , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 10/26/2010, 07:15am EDT
Listen

GSA awards 11 spots on first cloud BPA

Vendors still must go through the cybersecurity certification and accreditation process before they can offer these infrastructure services. This is the first award under the federal cloud computing initiative. All of these services will be available through the Apps.gov platform.

Tags: contracting , technology , industry , Vivek Kundra , Dave McClure , OMB , cloud computing , infrastructure-as-a-service , apps.gov , FedRAMP , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 10/20/2010, 07:15am EDT

OFPP looks for better green purchasing data

A new survey on how well agencies contract for sustainable products and services is under development. GSA and OFPP also are taking other steps to promote green purchasing including training courses and changes to acquisition regulations.

Tags: contracting , Cyndi Vallani , Dana Arnold , OFPP , EPA , GreenGov Symposium , green purchasing , biobased products , Energy Star , EPEAT , Green government , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 10/19/2010, 01:04pm EDT
Listen

GSA now requires LEED Gold on all GSA projects

GSA is now requiring all projects achieve LEED Gold certification.

Tags: LEED , Green government , Must Reads , Dorobek Insider , Lace Davis

Tuesday - 10/19/2010, 02:27pm EDT

GSA delays award for cloud e-mail services

Vendors bidding on the contract are asked to extend their prices to Nov. 30. GSA CIO Coleman said her goal was to make the award by Veterans Day.

Tags: technology , contracting , Casey Coleman , cloud computing , IT modernization , Jason Miller

Friday - 10/15/2010, 12:20pm EDT

OMB asks agencies for self-assessments

The administration conducts its first set of reviews of the three-to-eight high priority goals each agency set last year. OMB is encouraging agencies to conduct their own reviews in order to keep focus on meeting the objectives. All agency performance information eventually will be made public through a new portal, Performance.gov.

Tags: management , Shelley Metzenbaum , OMB , SSA , PBGC , performance management , Performance.gov , high-priority goals , Jason Miller

Friday - 10/15/2010, 07:13am EDT
Listen

Feds prepare for explosion in mobile devices, apps

Agencies are testing an assortment of smartphones and tablet computers to improve how their workforces meet their missions. But there still are questions about the security of these devices.

Tags: technology , telework , cybersecurity , mobile , ACT/IAC , DHS , ICE , Jerry Rhoads , DoJ , ATF , Rick Holgate , Sonny Bhagowalia , Apple , iPad , Research in Motion , BlackBerry , Samsung , Android , Google , tablet computing , mobile apps , Challenge.gov , mobile computing , Max Cacas

Thursday - 10/14/2010, 07:20am EDT
Listen
  •  
  • 107
  •