AWS GovCloud announces eastern expansion
The cloud computing service designed to fulfill federal compliance requirements will open an eastern region in 2018.
7 vendors get FedRAMP thumbs up via Connect program
Seven vendors have received prioritization to work with the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, or FedRAMP, to pursue cloud authorizations as part of its Connect process.
Box receives DOD Level 4 cloud authorization
Box has received authorization for its cloud platform to handle more sensitive Defense Department data, the storage and file-sharing company announced Wednesday.
Federal officials say their cybersecurity paradigm is changing
Technologies like cloud computing are changing the way federal agencies think about cybersecurity, with more emphasis on network resilience over perimeter security and an overriding need for automation, officials said Thursday.
Agencies should share APIs, developer platforms, federal CIO Council says
The federal government is duplicating too many software projects across different agencies, and it could start to fix the problem by encouraging the sharing of platforms and services, the federal CIO Council says.
Microsoft Azure cloud gets OK to handle sensitive Veterans Affairs data
The Department of Veterans Affairs approved Microsoft Azure Government to handle its most sensitive data, the company announced Wednesday.