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Amazon-Built Classified Intell App Marketplace Goes Live

An Amazon Web Services-hosted marketplace of commercial software applications and developer tools designed for the U.S. intelligence community went live last week, Nextgov reported Thursday. Frank Konkel writes the IC Marketplace, hosted on AWS’ C2S cloud computing platform, allows intelligence agency personnel to try multiple apps or tools in a classified environment …

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18F Offers ‘Federalist’ Platform for Agency Website Development

The General Services Administration‘s 18F organization has developed the Federalist platform to help government agencies build static websites through the use of automation. Melody Kramer writes in a post published Tuesday that the White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team has used the platform to develop its new website and provided feedback to …

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NGA Launches Public Website for Unclassified Arctic Data

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has made its unclassified geospatial intelligence on the Arctic available to the public via a new website to support international efforts relevant to the region. NGA said Wednesday the website provides 3-D Digital Elevation Models of the Arctic landscape based on satellite images from DigitalGlobe‘s commercial imagery sources. Each model works to support scientific studies …

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Report: CIA Implements Amazon Private Cloud System

The CIA has rolled out an Amazon Web Services-built cloud platform designed to facilitate collaboration among 17 agencies that make up the U.S. intelligence community, Nextgov reported Friday. Frank Konkel writes the CIA’s private cloud infrastructure went live last week, offering intelligence organizations access to a range of computing, storage …

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Amazon.com Inc Tech Used in ObamaCare Website Revamp

Obamacare’s health insurance website, Healthcare.gov, is undergoing a revamp to remove certain critical glitches so that it runs more smoothly when people sign up for insurance next year, Reuters reports. Mike Segar writes that Amazon.com Inc’s web services unit is where the government is now turning for the revamp because …

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GSA Launches Mobile App for Online Marketing Website

The General Services Administration has launched a mobile website for its online marketing platform called eBuy, FedScoop reported Thursday. Colby Hochmuth writes the GSA Blog describes the application as a tool intended to provide small businesses a convenient and quick way to offer their products and services to federal customers. …

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Survey: Federal Agencies Making Websites Mobile Ready

A recent poll suggests more than half of federal agencies are planning to provide citizens websites that are optimal for mobile device users, Federal News Radio reports. Foresee Results surveyed 101 federal agencies and found that one-third are already in the process of implementing a mobile-friendly website. According to Larry Freed, …

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