Workforce skills gap slowing cloud readiness for mission critical services
If government wants to focus next steps to the cloud for its mission critical services, it will need help provisioning virtual data centers, cloud specialists say.
Carahsoft’s Will Jones describes the impact of “as-a-service” on government
Jones says with a better-secured cloud and more "as-a-service" providers, agencies have the tools to integrate a hybrid approach.
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.
How agency legacy systems can benefit from automation tools
IT expert describes ways that automation and orchestration increase security, lower costs and help modernize legacy systems.
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.
VMware’s William Walders says IT modernization needs strong foundation
Senior IT leader says agencies need to balance innovation with bringing legacy applications up to date for agencies to get the most from their modernization efforts