New GitHub authorization expands agency access to open source resources
The popular collaboration platform benefits from GSA’s FedRAMP Tailored program, which streamlines security approval for cloud-based software tools.
GSA taking bids for new contractor validation services
The agency wants to acquire new validation services for federal contractors and grantees.
Open source key in federal IT modernization, adoption of emerging tech
There's been a surge in adoption of open source technology in the federal government in recent years.
Defense Digital Service revamps Code.mil with clearer, more accessible guidance
Over the past year the team has learned that guidance on how to release code as open source must be as straightforward as possible.
Open source standard bill advances in House, but doesn’t ditch the DUNS
The House Oversight Committee voted to advance a bill for open source-tracking of grant data, but not without a tit-for-tat about its lasting impacts.
Open source’s security scalability and flexibility
Henry Sowell, technical director for Hortonworks, spoke about how open source systems allow for that flexibility and scalability.