Cloud Computing: The Next Steps in Federal Implementation

Mike O'Brien

With the Federal Government projected to save up to $3 billion a year in IT costs through its cloud computing capabilities, it should be no surprise that the authorities are developing the associated technologies at a rapid pace. President Obama gave the green light to cloud technology for use in the government in 2010, after which the "Cloud First policy" was put into practice by former Federal CIO Vivek Kundra. So at a time when both budget cuts and cyber security are key focuses on t...
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