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USA.gov Technologies provides direct support for development and management of applications, features and services of the USA.gov portal and ensures that contracts that support USA.gov web operations are maintained. Operations are focused around the following primary elements:
Support for USA.gov Portal – Continuing operations and support for the USA.gov portal including hosting web pages and developing and managing applications. The Division also manages a search affiliate program under which other government websites can share in the functionality of USASearch.
Support for USA.gov Search Program – Continuing operations and support for the USA.gov search services including managing indices, providing search results, contract management and expanding “searchable” content and content types (video, etc.).
Providing Security Services for USA.gov Programs – Continuing operations and support for the USA.gov security services including investigation, analysis, and documentation in support of certification and accreditation activities; day-to-day security oversight; and continuous updates to the USA.gov infrastructure to respond to emerging threats.
Contracting – Facilitating electronic government by managing multi-agency contracts that allow other participating E-Gov and citizen-facing initiatives to acquire and utilize hosting, search, and other professional services similar to those used for the USA.gov infrastructure.
Leadership – Developing applications, features and services for USA.gov and sharing best practices with other e-government initiatives.”
Last Reviewed 7/7/2008