Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Participant Letter of Interest, 48821 [2015-20015]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 157 / Friday, August 14, 2015 / Notices XI. Calculation of the All Others Rate XII. ITC Notification XIII. Disclosure and Public Comment XIV. Verification Recommendation [FR Doc. 2015–20124 Filed 8–13–15; 8:45 am] submission of LoIs, NIST invites companies with relevant technology to enter into a Collaborative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with NIST. BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P II. Method of Collection Upon request, submitters are provided with questions in an electronic document that can be filled in, signed, and submitted via mail or electronic mail. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Institute of Standards and Technology Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Participant Letter of Interest III. Data National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before October 13, 2015. SUMMARY: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Lucy Salah, 9600 Gudelsky Dr., Rockville, MD 20850 or Lucy.Salah@nist.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ADDRESSES: asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES I. Abstract In order to fulfill its core mission, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) publishes announcements in the Federal Register of new collaborative projects to address cybersecurity challenges. In response to these announcements, technology vendors are invited to submit Letters of Interest (LoI) for technologies relevant to the challenge. These letters specify the product(s) that the potential collaborator is submitting for consideration, how the product(s) address(es) one or more of the requirements of the project, and contact information for the company’s representative. Subsequent to the VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:50 Aug 13, 2015 Jkt 235001 OMB Control Number: 0693–XXXX. Form Number(s): None. Type of Review: New Information Collection. Affected Public: Businesses or other for profit. Estimated Number of Respondents: 100 per year. Estimated Time per Response: 30 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 50 hours. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Dated: August 10, 2015. Glenna Mickelson, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–20015 Filed 8–13–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–13–P PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 48821 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Institute of Standards and Technology [Docket Number: 150508436–5436–01] National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, Attribute Based Access Control Building Block National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites organizations to provide products and technical expertise to support and demonstrate security platforms for the Attribute Based Access Control Building Block. This notice is the initial step for the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) in collaborating with technology companies to address cybersecurity challenges identified under the Attribute Based Access Control Building Block. Participation in the building block is open to all interested organizations. DATES: Interested parties must contact NIST to request a letter of interest template to be completed and submitted to NIST that identifies the organization requesting participation in the Attribute Based Access Control Building Block and the capabilities and components that are being offered to the collaborative effort. Letters of interest will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Collaborative activities will commence as soon as enough completed and signed letters of interest have been returned to address all the necessary components and capabilities, but no earlier than September 14, 2015. When the building block has been completed, NIST will post a notice on the NCCoE Attribute Based Access Control Building Block Web site at http://nccoe.nist.gov/content/attributebased-access-control announcing the completion of the building block and informing the public that it will no longer accept letters of interest for this building block. ADDRESSES: The NCCoE is located at 9600 Gudelsky Drive, Rockville, MD 20850. Letters of interest must be submitted to abac-nccoe@nist.gov or via hardcopy to National Institute of Standards and Technology, NCCoE; 9600 Gudelsky Drive; Rockville, MD 20850. Organizations whose letters of interest are accepted in accordance with the process set forth in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\14AUN1.SGM 14AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Institute of Standards and Technology


Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; National 
Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Participant Letter of Interest

AGENCY: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), 
Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort 
to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public 
and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on 
proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before October 13, 
2015.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental 
Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th 
and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet 
at JJessup@doc.gov).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should 
be directed to Lucy Salah, 9600 Gudelsky Dr., Rockville, MD 20850 or 
Lucy.Salah@nist.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Abstract

    In order to fulfill its core mission, the National Cybersecurity 
Center of Excellence (NCCoE) publishes announcements in the Federal 
Register of new collaborative projects to address cybersecurity 
challenges. In response to these announcements, technology vendors are 
invited to submit Letters of Interest (LoI) for technologies relevant 
to the challenge. These letters specify the product(s) that the 
potential collaborator is submitting for consideration, how the 
product(s) address(es) one or more of the requirements of the project, 
and contact information for the company's representative. Subsequent to 
the submission of LoIs, NIST invites companies with relevant technology 
to enter into a Collaborative Research and Development Agreement 
(CRADA) with NIST.

II. Method of Collection

    Upon request, submitters are provided with questions in an 
electronic document that can be filled in, signed, and submitted via 
mail or electronic mail.

III. Data

    OMB Control Number: 0693-XXXX.
    Form Number(s): None.
    Type of Review: New Information Collection.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for profit.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 100 per year.
    Estimated Time per Response: 30 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 50 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0.

IV. Request for Comments

    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the agency, including whether the information shall have practical 
utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden 
(including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; 
(c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the 
collection of information on respondents, including through the use of 
automated collection techniques or other forms of information 
technology.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized 
and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information 
collection; they also will become a matter of public record.

    Dated: August 10, 2015.
Glenna Mickelson,
Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-20015 Filed 8-13-15; 8:45 am]
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