Tag Archives: 18F

GSA’s 18F Web Project Seeks to Monitor Gov’t Domains’ Compliance with Best Practices

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The General Services Administration’s digital services group and the Office of Government-wide Policy have started an online project to measure how U.S. government domains comply with best practices for federal websites. GSA’s 18F organization said Tuesday that Pulse website seeks to assess the participation of federal parent domains in the Digital Analytics …

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GSA’s 18F Launches MyUSA Account Mgmt Service for Gov’t Websites

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The General Services Administration‘s 18F organization has launched the MyUSA account management service that is built to allow a single login and consolidate a user’s transactions across multiple government websites. GSA said Monday that MyUSA also uses open authorization for easier website access and features functions for task tracking and notifications. “MyUSA appeals to a diverse …

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GSA Launches Contract Labor Rate Comparison Tool

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The General Services Administration‘s 18F digital services agency has developed a new tool for federal contracting officers to compare and analyze hourly billing rates for multiple contractor positions. Nick Brethauer, a designer at 18F, writes in a blog post published Tuesday the Contract Awarded Labor Category platform is designed to …

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Greg Godbout to Leave 18F Executive Director Post at GSA

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Greg Godbout, executive director at the General Services Administration‘s 18F innovation laboratory, will step down from his position in early April, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. Michael O’Connell reports Godbout will transfer to another government agency and be succeeded in the interim by 18F Principal Deputy Executive Director Aaron Snow. …

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Report: GSA, NOAA Seek to Move Forward on Agency Acquisition Reform with Upcoming Solicitations

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The General Services Administration and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are due to solicit proposals in the summer that would move forward efforts to reform the government acquisition process, Federal News Radio reported Friday. Jason Miller writes that the changes center on facilitating agility and efficiency in the purchase of commodity products and …

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Beth Cobert: OMB to Update Digital Services Playbook, TechFAR

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The Office of Management and Budget is updating the Digital Services Playbook and TechFAR to help federal agencies through their transition to digital services and leverage the Federal Acquisition Regulations, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. Jason Miller writes that the changes are based on feedback from both federal customers and the general public regarding concerns …

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