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Carahsoft Hosts FedRAMP Policy Headliner Summit on July 20, 2021

GovForward™: MultiCloud Series Concludes With Summit Featuring Keynote Speakers U.S. Congressman Gerald Connolly (D-Va) and Brian Conrad, Acting FedRAMP Director & Program Manager for Cybersecurity, GSA and More

RESTON, Va. — July 15, 2021— Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider®, and Government Executive are proud to host the FedRAMP Policy Headliner Summit on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. ET. as part of the GovForward™: MultiCloud Series. This virtual event brings together Government and industry leaders to discuss Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) policy changes; marketplace technology solutions; and advances, success stories and best practices.

Register for the FedRAMP Policy Headliner Summit to:

  • Understand the current legislation impacting the Federal Cloud
  • Check out the latest on FedRAMP best practices, metrics and the road ahead
  • Learn how recent advances in automation are speeding the authorization process
  • Hear agency success stories
  • Explore StateRAMP, the FedRAMP-style option for State and Local Governments

Event attendees are eligible to receive continuing professional education (CPE) credits. A complete agenda for the Summit is available here. Government speakers and panelists include:

  • U.S. Congressman Gerald Connolly (D-Va), sponsor of the FedRAMP Authorization Act
  • Brian Conrad, Acting FedRAMP Director & Program Manager for Cybersecurity, GSA
  • Les Benito, Director of Operations, Cloud Computing Program Office, Defense Information Systems Agency
  • André Mendes, Chief Information Officer, Department of Commerce
  • Jeff Shilling, Chief Information Officer, National Cancer Institute, NIH
  • Leah McGrath, Executive Director, StateRAMP
  • J.R. Sloan, Chief Information Officer, State of Arizona

Vendors sponsoring and participating in the GovForward: MultiCloud Series include:

  • Acquia
  • Adobe
  • Akamai
  • Atlassian
  • AvePoint
  • AWS
  • Boomi
  • Centrify
  • Collibra
  • Dell Technologies
  • Exterro
  • Google Cloud
  • Granicus
  • Hootsuite
  • IronNet
  • Lookout
  • McAfee
  • Microsoft
  • New Relic
  • Okta
  • Red Hat
  • SailPoint
  • Salesforce
  • SAP NS2
  • SecurID
  • ServiceNow
  • Snowflake
  • Splunk
  • Sword GRC
  • Virtustream
  • VMware
  • Zscaler

The FedRAMP Policy Headliner Summit agenda is available on Register for the summit here.

About Carahsoft

Carahsoft Technology Corp. is The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider®, supporting Public Sector organizations across Federal, State and Local Government agencies and Education and Healthcare markets. As the Master Government Aggregator® for our vendor partners, we deliver solutions for Cybersecurity, MultiCloud, DevSecOps, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Open Source, Customer Experience and more. Working with resellers, systems integrators and consultants, our sales and marketing teams provide industry leading IT products, services and training through hundreds of contract vehicles. Visit us at


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