TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM (Program); OFFICE OF THE STATE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICERGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$52,075,78579.00$38,268,69040.00$13,807,09539.00
 

 
Policy Area:  INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Issue:            ENTERPRISE CYBERSECURITY RESILIENCY

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-23 includes $30,000,000 recurring General Revenue budget authority to continue Cybersecurity initiatives funded in Fiscal Year 2021-22 with the investment and scaling of resources. A recurring funding stream is necessary to ensure the cybersecurity initiatives proceed without interruption. Funding in Fiscal Year 2022-23 will continue to improve upon the state's cyber defense system, endpoint protection, cybersecurity training, vulnerability protection and monitoring, cyber threat tracking and creating the Security Operations Center. This issue was included in the Division's Legislative Budget Request.