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AWS GovCloud announces eastern expansion

by Cassandra Stephenson • 2 weeks ago

The cloud computing service designed to fulfill federal compliance requirements will open an eastern region in 2018.

Blackboard learning management system now hosted on AWS GovCloud

by Samantha Ehlinger • 3 months ago

A learning system used by the Army, Blackboard Learn, is now available on Amazon Web Services GovCloud, Blackboard announced Monday.

General Dynamics snags contract to upgrade NATO’s IT

by Samantha Ehlinger • 3 months ago

General Dynamics Information Technology won a contract with a potential value of about $150 million to modernize NATO's IT infrastructure, the alliance said.

Microsoft Azure cloud gets OK to handle sensitive Veterans Affairs data

by Samantha Ehlinger • 3 months ago

The Department of Veterans Affairs approved Microsoft Azure Government to handle its most sensitive data, the company announced Wednesday.

Many in federal management not seeing benefits from cloud migrations, survey shows

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 months ago

Fewer than 1 in 10 federal leaders say that their agency's cloud migrations have been successful, according to a new Deloitte report published Wednesday.

FedRAMP drafts ‘Tailored’ approach to authorizing low-risk applications

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 months ago

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) unveiled Thursday the first draft of another tool it will add to its kit — a way to more efficiently authorize low-risk cloud services.