Alliance for Digital Innovation
Tech industry requests TMF process updates to fast-track COVID-19 and SolarWinds recovery projects
Projects should be proactively funded and repayment requirements for agencies loosened, according to a letter from 10 tech associations.
The TMF is set to get $1B payday
$1 billion of the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill will go to the Technology Modernization Fund once President Biden signs it.
National cyber director role in the spotlight after SolarWinds hack
President-elect Joe Biden's first-ever cyber czar could prove instrumental in crafting a national cyber R&D strategy and coordinating dispersed efforts to secure the supply chain.
Use of a cyber risk framework would be mandatory for agencies under Senate bill
The Office of Management and Budget has avoided issuing guidance absent legislation, so as not to choose one framework over another.
Industry pushes for $1B for TMF in ‘Phase 4’ coronavirus stimulus bill
House Democrats included the much-needed funding for multi-agency IT projects in their HEROES Act, which awaits Senate action.
Tech associations push Senate to fund TMF, CDM in next relief bill
There is still a critical need for IT modernization and cybersecurity funding as the pandemic continues, a group of six tech associations writes to Senate leaders.