Top 10 FAQs
- What is the Forge.mil Program?
- What is the Forge.mil Community?
- What is SoftwareForge?
- What is ProjectForge?
- What is the difference between SoftwareForge and ProjectForge?
- What capabilities are available in the system?
- What are the guidelines for participating?
- How can I get access to Forge.mil (CAC users)?
- How can I get access to Forge.mil (ECA Certificate users)?
- I am unable to access SoftwareForge, ProjectForge & the Forge.mil Community, what troubleshooting steps can I take?
Driving Effective Community Software
Collaboration at the DoD with Forge.mil
Looking for some background on Forge.mil and the evolution of SoftwareForge, ProjectForge and the Forge.mil Community? Read the Case Study developed by IDC that explains the motivation behind Forge.mil, the implementation challenges involved in bringing this capability to the DoD and the benefits users are realizing today. Learn more.
Forge Capabilities Webinar
If you missed our recent Forge Capabilities Webinar, we have posted the recording. Topics covered include how Forge.mil can support your project team, benefits to developers and managers, success stories and community victories, key features, integrated tools and capabilities available today and how to make the most of the current capabilities. To learn more, watch the webinar here.
DoD Enterprise Service Management Framework
DISA will host the fourth biannual DoD Enterprise Service Management Framework Forum & Consortium on June 18-19, 2013 at DISA Headquarters, Fort Meade, MD. Forge.mil's Chief Engineer is scheduled to support the 'Agile in the Service Design Lifecycle' Panel. If you are local and can attend in person, you will also have the opportunity to see a milCloud demo. Guests are welcome to attend in person; however, the option to participate virtually will be available via Defense Connect Online (DCO), Global Content Delivery Service (GCDS), and Vidyo. Learn more and register.
Agile Software Collaboration & Delivery
for the Federal Government
If you are in the Sierra Vista/Fort Huachuca area, join us for a complimentary seminar for engineering & IT professionals where you will learn best practices and network with peers. Learn from others who successfully transitioned mission critical projects to Forge.mil. Topics include Agile Transformation - The Five Steps, Software for the Networked Warfighter - Lessons Learned from Forge.mil, and Inner-Sourcing Software - What's New with Forge.mil. Register now.
DISA Releases the Agency's Strategic Plan
Based upon recent Department of Defense (DoD) Strategic Guidance, DISA’s new plan supports DoD's global efforts and accommodates communications and information sharing network needs for the Joint Force of the future. Expansion of Forge.mil capabilities to include support for automated testing and certification and on demand infrastructure and platform as a service integrated with Forge.mil to enable continuous application delivery are two key objectives listed in the plan.
Program Manager Wins GTRA's Excellence in Project Management
GTRA's "GOVTek Executive Government Technology Awards" gala is a celebration of government and industry IT leaders whose vision, innovation and remarkable accomplishments in 2011 have improved the way government delivers services, interacts with citizens, shares information, and protects its national assets. Nominees from both Civilian/Defense/Intelligence agencies and industry will be evaluated and voted on by GTRA Council Members and their community peers and given recognition in the areas most relevant to government IT today including social media, infrastructure, leadership, cyber security, Green IT, and Transparency.
Forge.mil Project Director named in 2012
Federal 100 Winners
Celebrating Government Leadership - The Federal 100 Awards recognize government and industry leaders who have played pivotal roles in the federal government IT community—individuals who have gone above and beyond their daily responsibiliies and have made a difference in the way technology has transformed their agency or accelerated their agency's mission. Professionals from government and industry will be honored for their efforts in affecting change, progress and efficiency in determining how the federal government acquires, develops and manages IT. See the list of winners here.