Tag Archives: ACT – IAC

GSA EIS Team to Help Agencies Implement Emerging Tech via New Service; Allen Hill Quoted

General Services

The General Services Administration (GSA) is working on a network-as-a-service that would help agencies continuously modernize network infrastructure via a cloud-centric business model. Allen Hill, GSA's deputy assistant commissioner of category management, said the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract team will help agencies adopt emerging technologies and shift away from legacy systems.

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GSA Begins 2021 With Release of Two RFIs, Draft Solicitation for Polaris; Keith Nakasone, Allen Hill Quoted


The General Services Administration (GSA) started calendar year 2021 with the release of a draft request for proposals for the Polaris governmentwide acquisition contract and two requests for information for machine learning and artificial intelligence capabilities and a plan to come up with a new contract vehicle for professional services. 

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CIO Council, ACT-IAC Launch Updated Tool for Managing Agencies’ IT Spending

Federal Financial

The CIO Council has partnered with ACT-IAC to update a framework intended to help agencies improve transparency and financial management in their information technology initiatives. The IT spending maturity model comes as part of a joint effort between the council’s Federal Technology Investment Management (FTIM) community of practice (CoP) and ACT-IAC’s IT Management and Modernization (ITMM) community of interest (CoI)

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FedRAMP Unveils Agency Liaison Program


The program management office (PMO) for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) has launched an initiative that seeks to train liaisons in sharing resources and knowledge about the cloud certification process. The new initiative seeks to help industry and agencies advance cloud adoption efforts and sets up a formal feedback mechanism for process improvement.

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HUD, Salient CRGT Become Top Finalist for the ACT-IAC Igniting Innovation 2020; Atacan Donmez Quoted

Salient CRGT has announced that the company’s partnering client, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), has ranked as a top finalist for the ACT-IAC Igniting Innovation 2020 Conference and Awards for the Unisys Migration Project (UMP) – Technology Modernization Fund (TMF), Salient CRGT reported on Thursday.

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ACT-IAC, Leadership Development Program Select Leidos Senior Director of Medicare Services, Lisa Gardner, for 2020 Class of 20 Government and 20 Industry Participants

The American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) has announced its 2020 Partners Program class on Thursday. Lisa Gardener, senior director and account lead for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services portfolio at Leidos has been selected for the class of Industry Participants. 

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ACT-IAC Reveals AI Playbook to Assess AI Implementation; David Wennergren Quoted

The American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) has released  the "Artificial Intelligence (AI) Playbook for the U.S. Federal Government," which has assessed and operationalized AI implementation for federal agencies, the company announced on Wednesday.   

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