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.
Senate draft of COVID-19 relief bill proposes $1B for Tech Modernization Fund
TMF funding could be back in play, with the Senate draft version of the COVID-19 relief bill adding $1 billion to the fund for agency IT upgrades.
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.
Biden calls for ‘most ambitious effort ever’ to modernize federal IT, cybersecurity
"President-elect Biden is calling on Congress to launch the most ambitious effort ever to modernize and secure federal IT and networks," says a fact sheet.
CBP scores $15M TMF award to modernize import tracking system
CBP wants to breathe new life into its 30-year-old Automated Commercial System, a mainframe platform that runs on 3.9 million lines of COBOL code to track, control, and process everything imported into the U.S.