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Anil Cheriyan Announces GSA Departure for July 17th; Emily Murphy, Julie Dunne Quoted

Anil Cheriyan

The General Services Administration (GSA) has announced that Anil Cheriyan, deputy commissioner of the Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) deputy commissioner and director of Technology Transformation Services (TTS) will leave the administration on July 17th.  He joined GSA in Jan. 2019, where he was responsible for the expansion of the IT Modernization Centers of Excellence (CoE) program.

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GSA, Treasury Designated as Quality Service Mgmt Offices; Emily Murphy, Suzette Kent Quoted

Emily Murphy

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has designated the General Services Administration (GSA) and the Department of Treasury as quality service management offices (QSMO) as part of OMB’s efforts to advance shared services modernization. GSA will serve as the QSMO for civilian human resource transaction services with a focus on work schedules and compensation management.

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GSA Awards Three Contracts for E-Marketplace Platform Providers to Modernize Procurement; Emily Murphy, Julie Dunne Quoted

Emily Murphy

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded contracts to Amazon Business, Fisher Scientific and Overstock.com to expand implementation efforts for the Commercial Platforms program and Section 846 of the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act. The platforms will be available to federal agencies to modernize the procurement and gain insights into open-market online spending. 

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GSA Raises STARS II Ceiling Value to $22B; Emily Murphy, Laura Stanton Quoted

Emily Murphy

The General Services Administration (GSA) has raised the ceiling of its 8(a) Streamlined Technology Application Resource for Services (STARS) II contract from $15 billion to $22 billion, the agency reported on Wednesday. GSA STARS II is a small business set-aside Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) that has provided flexible access to customized IT services and IT-services-based solutions.

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GSA, CISA Partner to Help Agencies Implement Secure Gov’t Domains

Secure Gov't Domains

The General Services Administration (GSA) has launched an effort with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to help government agencies ensure the safety of their .gov domains. The effort comes as part of the Trump administration's goal to have the HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) function automatically enabled in government websites by September 1.

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NTT DATA Subsidiary Wins Task Order Under GSA Alliant 2 Contract to Support DHS OIG; Kevin Durkin Quoted

Kevin Durkin

NTT DATA Services Federal Government, subsidiary of NTT DATA Services, has been awarded a five-year $17.5 million task order under its GSA Alliant 2 contract by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to support the DHS Office of the Inspector General (OIG), the company reported on Tuesday

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GSA, HUD Award RFQs to Booz Allen & Systems Engineering Solutions to Transform CoE; Anil Cheriyan Quoted

Anil Cheriyan

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) have announced that Booz Allen Hamilton and Systems Engineering Solutions Corp. have secured implementation contracts for the GSA Centers of Excellence (CoE) for CoE centers of Cloud Adoption and Customer Experience, the agencies reported on Monday.

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