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FedRAMP

GSA | Washington, DC
info@FedRAMP.gov

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP), is a government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services. FedRAMP was established in 2011 to provide a cost-effective, risk-based approach for the adoption and use of cloud services by the Federal Government. FedRAMP empowers Agencies to use modern cloud technologies, with emphasis on security and protection of federal information. The governing bodies of FedRAMP include Joint Authorization Board (JAB), Office of Management and Budget (OMB), CIO Council, and the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST).

https://www.fedramp.gov/

News and Events

5 posts

Ramping Up Focus on FedRAMP

After recently celebrating our Fifth Birthday and logo update, the FedRAMP PMO is excited to announce a few more changes to our website in the form of a new blog series and newly created Tips & Cues page. In the interest of communicating information about how to best work with FedRAMP regularly, we will be
Jun 23, 2017

FedRAMP 5th Anniversary

This week we’re excited to celebrate FedRAMP’s fifth birthday! The program has come a long way over the past five years, as we have been able to grow and transform the program to continue meeting our partners’ evolving needs. FedRAMP
Jun 13, 2017

CSP and 3PAO Roles and Responsibilities

We wanted to share some high-level guidance for CSPs and 3PAOs we created with the JAB teams to provide insight into the different roles and responsibilities for 3PAOs and CSPs in our authorization process. These roles and responsibilities were created and refined over the last year as we refined the JAB’s authorization process through FedRAMP
May 23, 2017

FedRAMP Weekly Tips & Cues – November 9, 2016

Many of our cloud service providers (CSPs), federal agencies, and third party assessment organizations (3PAOs) often share common issues and questions when going through the FedRAMP process. To help guide our stakeholders, we will be providing weekly tips and address frequently asked questions and concerns. Email us potential tips and questions that you would like published
Nov 10, 2016

FedRAMP Weekly Tips & Cues – August 10, 2016

Many of our cloud service providers (CSPs), federal agencies, and third party assessment organizations (3PAOs) often share common issues and questions when going through the FedRAMP process. To help guide our stakeholders, we will be providing weekly tips and address frequently asked questions and concerns. This week’s tips come from FedRAMP’s Accelerated event. Read the
Aug 15, 2016