Small business GWAC awards and a new RFP are coming soon, GSA official says
GSA wants to use STARS III and Polaris to introduce competition at the task order level and expand government's pool of small business IT contractors.
GSA begins work on new small business IT contract, Polaris
The governmentwide acquisition contract (GWAC) is intended to increase the quality and diversity of IT available to agencies.
Laura Stanton named assistant commissioner of the IT Category at GSA
She's held the role in an acting capacity since June 8. Bill Zielinski previously was in charge of the IT Category office.
GSA introduces on-demand IT Acquisition University
The program offers on-demand training content conducted by IT and acquisition experts in the agency's Information Technology Category.
GSA scraps $15B Alliant 2 small business contract
GSA says it is "planning a new approach" for small business IT governmentwide acquisition contracts after "the federal government's requirements have evolved."
After delays, GSA awards 3 commercial e-marketplace pilots
Amazon Business, Fisher Scientific and Overstock.com received contracts, and will begin work in about 30 days.