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Tech Talks

OSCAL

Oct 21st, 2020, 1-1:30p ET

Presenter

Brian Ruf

Objective

The Open Security Controls Assessment Language (OSCAL) enables automation of the authorization to operate (ATO) process. OSCAL is an emerging NIST standard for exchanging ATO package information in a machine-readable format.

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) is enabling stakeholders to create and submit their packages in OSCAL.

In this tech talk you will learn more about the benefits of OSCAL, what is available today, how it applies to both cloud and legacy data center ATOs, and how you can get started.

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