The General Services Administration (GSA) unveiled tools that they say will simplify the process for small businesses to find contracting opportunities.
The initiatives were part of a May 9 program showcasing the agency’s 18F team – a lab of developers and designers from both inside and outside the government working together to build digital services that will be used across agencies.
GSA says one of those services will help small businesses search for contracting opportunities. FBOpen acts as a website where businesses can search available federal contracts and grants across all federal platforms.
Since FBOpen was unveiled, 1,750 users have queried it 50,000 times, said Presidential Innovation Fellow and 18F developer Aaron Snow at the event.
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