GSA makes 426 awards on $50B STARS III contract with more to come
Task orders will be issued after GSA gives a notice to proceed later this summer.
CMMC language is in GSA’s latest contracts, but requirements will be order-specific
Applying CMMC levels on an order-by-order basis will help meet agencies' specific needs.
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 considering more CMMC-like cyber requirements in its governmentwide contracts
A top GSA IT acquisition official said the agency will continue to bake new controls for how contractors handle sensitive government information into its largest acquisition vehicles.
GSA adding supply chain requirements to major contracts
2GIT, STARS III and other governmentwide acquisition contracts are all part of the more "proactive approach" to protecting federal information systems, say officials.
CMMC requirements show up in GSA’s STARS III contract
It appears GSA beat DOD to its own punch. CMMC language was put into GSA's $50 billion STARS III IT contract, giving the agency the right to require certifications in the future.