“The Department of Energy has submitted three projects for consideration by the Technology Modernization Fund board, according to the agency’s principal deputy CIO.
Speaking at an AFCEA Bethesda event Tuesday, Emery Csulak said the proposals relate to IT infrastructure and cybersecurity, and that they were submitted amid concerns about the state of the working capital fund at the Department of Energy (DOE)…”
“Speaking also at the event, Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)chief information officer David Nelson said that the Biden administration’s cybersecurity and supply chain executive orders had forced agencies to reevaluate how they spend on risk reduction and data collection.
‘The risk-based decisions we made in the past were based more on available funds,’ Nelson said. ‘And now I think there’s a different appetite across the federal government as to how much risk we’re going to accept, how much information we’re going to collect.’…” Read the full article here.
Source: TMF Board considering three projects from Department of Energy – By Dave Nyczepir, November 17, 2021. FedScoop.