Prime Contract – Clause H.41



Prior to use under this contract, all information technology shall be compliant with the appropriate information technology security policies and requirements, including use of common security configurations available from the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s website at commensurate with the mission of the contract and conducive to the research and development efforts of the Contractor.  This requirement shall be included in all subcontracts, as appropriate, which are for information technology acquisitions; and the Laboratory Chief Information Officer shall annually certify to the DOE Site Office Contracting Officer that this requirement is being incorporated into information technology acquisitions.