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In moving $8B DEOS contract to GSA, DISA looks to help non-defense agencies


"The rest of the federal government has similar requirements to do what we're trying to do to have commercial cloud vendors deliver these capabilities to them," said a DISA official.

What’s better than Slack? GSA is seeking options


A recently posted request for information seeks details about solutions that are "not limited to the functionality of 'Slack'," in the interest of finding something that "extends its capability."

GSA eyes new collaboration tools for agencies


The General Services Administration wants to hear about emerging email and collaboration tools industry is developing, and if there any better ways agencies across government can buy them.

Report: Industry eager to receive, hesitant to share cyber threat data


A n Intel Security survey illuminated several barriers to effective CTI collaboration

The fruits of GSA’s $503M Salesforce contract are in reuse


Some of the biggest cost savings the General Services Administration expects from its recently launched governmentwide contract vehicle for Salesforce services are likely to come from agencies sharing and reusing application code that vendors have already developed for other federal customers, according to GSA officials.

Smart city industry to Congress: Hands off


Representatives from three tech companies urged the federal government against regulation during a briefing on the Hill.