This new task order is to acquire additional support services to give enough time for the government to complete a competitive award for the technical support of FedRAMP. FedRAMP was established by the OMB Policy Memo from December 8, 2011: "Security Authorization of Information Systems in Cloud Computing Environments." This memo established FedRAMP as a mandatory government-wide security authorization program to which all Federal agencies must adhere. FedRAMP's mission acceleratess the adoption of secure cloud computing across government. It provides a unified, consistent, government-wide security assessment, authorization and risk monitoring program.