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May 28, 2023

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Sen. Warner to appropriators: Provide funding for agency technology modernization projects

By Sara Friedman / May 24, 2022

Senate Intelligence Chairman Mark Warner (D-VA) is calling for $300 million in the fiscal 2023 budget for the Technology Modernization Fund, which has been tapped by agencies to finance projects on zero trust and modernizing legacy IT systems.

“It is widely acknowledged that our federal government needs to make significant and urgent investments in replacing outdated and insecure legacy IT systems. Each year, the federal government spends roughly $90 billion on IT systems. Significant portions of this funding go toward...

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