Agency reuse of FedRAMP-approved cloud products climbs with automation
Also: an update on the fate of the FedRAMP Authorization Act in the Senate
Connolly floats legislative fix for IT working capital funds
The representative says new laws may be required to give agencies the authority to create tech modernization funds.
White House allocates $9.8B to cybersecurity in 2022 budget request
The Biden Administration has also asked for $500 million to be added to the federal government's Technology Modernization Fund.
Technology Modernization Fund use may be worked into the FITARA scorecard
The suggestion comes as concern mounts over just how quickly the $1 billion injected into the fund last month will be spent.
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.
Connolly bashes Senate’s ‘short-sighted’ decision to kill TMF funding mid-pandemic
Connolly said he thought the House and Senate had reached a consensus agreement to fund the Technology Modernization Fund at around $5 billion or $6 billion.