A technical review of the Free Productivity Tool Github was conducted in accordance with the Department of Commerce Technical Review Process. The review consisted of evaluating the following areas:
- Terms of Service
- IT Security
- Records Management
- Section 508 Compliance
Subject matter experts conducted the technical review in their specific area of expertise and provided their findings to the Technical Review Board, which is comprised of Enterprise Architects from the DOC bureaus. Based on these findings, the TRB recommended the use of GitHub for the specific use case (which is to collaboratively build open source software) as submitted by the Commerce Data Office.
See the attachments below for the full, signed authorization to use and technical review package.