Three agencies launched the Big Data Challenge Wednesday asking for ideas to bring together disparate data sets that help agencies meet their missions better. The contest is part of the administration’s national big data development effort. The TechAmerica Foundation also released a new report to help agencies understand and use information more effectively.
FedRAMP and other initiatives are helping CIOs become more comfortable with securing data and applications in the cloud. But changing the way agencies buy, manage and oversee technology is a bigger roadblock in moving systems to the cloud.
HHS approves Amazon Web Services for meeting security requirements under the Federal Risk Authorization Management Program. The company’s secure documents are available for other agencies to review to help accelerate their move to the cloud.
Today’s interview is with Glenn Cobb, Regional Vice President Americas, Solution Engineering for CipherCloud. Many federal information professionals want to move to the cloud but have serious questions about security. During the interview, Cobb talks…
Mark Ryland, director of Solutions Architecture and chief architect with Amazon Web Services, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how his company can help your agency with its move to the cloud. January 26, 2015
DoD approved IBM to be its second Level 5 security cloud provider just as FedRAMP is finalizing its high baseline standard.
More companies are trying to reach DISA’s impact level 5 since DoD has such a high demand to store sensitive information.
Intelligence agencies open doors to long-awaited cloud marketplace, invite analysts and developers to tinker with commercial technologies.
FedRAMP is boasting increased authorizations and return business, and the new dashboard is making it easier for feds to use the program.
Teresa Carlson, who leads the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Worldwide Public Sector business, was named the Executive of the Year for companies $300 million and greater as part of the 2016 Greater Washington GovCon Awards, which are presented by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce.