Cybersecurity Acquisition & Supply Chain Assurance
ITAPS advocates for sound approaches that do not impose government-specific requirements on innovative technology products and for risk-based policies to detect and avoid vulnerabilities and threats throughout the federal supply chain.
ITAPS Minnesota FY 18-19 IT Budget Improvements Letter (March 07, 2017)
ITAPS Minnesota FY 18-19 IT budget improvements letter on cybersecurity funding sent February 22, 2017.
ITAPS Federal IT Priorities in a Trump Administration (December 16, 2016)
ITAPS letter on Federal IT Priorities in a Trump Administration.
California Poised to Improve Cybersecurity (March 16, 2017)
In 2015, an audit by California exposing glaring lapses in the state’s cybersecurity readiness quickly galvanized the California legislature and policymakers to take action. Fast forward to an oversight ...
Cybersecurity Must be Prioritized at the State and Local Level (March 07, 2017)
Too often in the broader cybersecurity discussion the fact is lost that state and local governments are some of the most vulnerable and sought after targets of cybercrime. While much of the discussion ...
Gov. McAuliffe is Leading on States’ Cybersecurity Challenge (October 20, 2016)
Last week, we welcomed Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to the ITI/ITAPS 2016 Cybersecurity Forum to deliver keynote remarks to our convening of experts gathered to discuss the future of cybersecurity ...
ITAPS Warns States Not to Reinvent the Wheel in New Cybersecurity Recommendations (June 15, 2016)
Today the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, published its State Cybersecurity Principals and Best Practices, a set of recommendations which encapsulates state and federal practices ...
The Costs and Risks of Uncle Sam’s Dependence on Legacy IT Systems (May 24, 2016)
Tomorrow, lawmakers will be sitting down to hear about a brewing problem in the federal government: Uncle Sam’s addiction to outdated and antiquated legacy information technology (IT) systems that cost ...
Technology Experts offer President-elect Trump Ideas to Improve Vulnerable Government Cybersecurity (December 16, 2016)
WASHINGTON—In a letter sent to President-elect Donald Trump today, the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) a division of ITI, representing leading technology and service provider companies who work closely ...
ITAPS IDs Important Federal Contracting Provisions in Omnibus, Calls for Swift Passage (December 16, 2015)
WASHINGTON – The IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, identified several items of importance to federal contractors that were included in the final Omnibus Appropriations Act and called ...