OMB releases finalized Cloud Smart policy
The guidance aims to help agencies answer questions like "how do we secure it, how do we procure it, and where do we get the talent to actually help us make the successful transition to cloud technologies?"
Improved cloud oversight needed and underway at SBA, inspector general finds
The IG made eight recommendations for the agency — but SBA is apparently on it. Corrective action plans detailed in the management's response to the report have "resolved" the issues found, the IG says.
‘Education’ can help overcome agencies’ unease about cloud security, leaders say
Automation and machine learning tools add another level of security, panelists at the Cybersecurity Leadership Forum said.
Despite acquisition challenges, agencies report push for cloud adoption
In a new report, federal IT executives say they are eyeing cloud adoption models even if the federal acquisition process inhibits them from speeding their efforts.
Federal IT leaders report advances in cloud adoption for critical services
Executives foresee a majority of IT investments swinging toward cloud computing models over next three years, but face implementation hurdles, according to a new report.
Conversations on cloud should be about more than cost savings, IT leaders say
Leaders had a nuanced conversation about cloud's value proposition at VMware's Public Sector Innovation Summit on Tuesday.