Washington, D.C., September 2017 – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Office of Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) selected Trillion Technology Solutions, Inc. as prime contractor for the Technical Support for FEMALab and Chief Technology Officer contract. This contract provides support to establish innovative technology practices for development of deep field-based solutions and addressing challenges adversely affecting the Whole Community.
FEMA’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) provides survivor-centric support of the FEMA enterprise through the field-based integration and implementation of emerging technologies – thereby enabling citizens and first responders to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from and mitigate all hazards.
OCTO work has a number of initiatives in support of FEMA’s mission. Support of modernization efforts including evaluation and incubation of emerging technologies. Through OpenFEMA, the release of new datasets to support the whole community and continue evolution of the OpenFEMA API. Deploy and refine an Agile Continuous-Integration/Continuous-Deployment (CI/CD) pipeline to be used throughout the OCIO and other organizations at FEMA. Developing advanced human-centric survivor-centric user experience (UX) models that form templates for OCIO to follow in all future architecture, development and technology acquisition