The word has came down from the White House: Consolidate or otherwise reduce the number of federal data centers by half. Doug Washburn with Forrester Research tells us how it can be done.
CIO\'s office detailed experts to assess the problems, and formulate a plan to improve how Arlington National Cemetery manages and tracks veterans\' records. Lt. Gen. Sorenson says the first thing is to ensure the data is correct. He says the end result could include an online capability to find out where loved ones are buried.
Cloud computing is going to save agencies lots of money, Brookings scholar says, and there\'s no reason to wait.
You should change your thought process, because the cloud is coming -- like it or not.
The conference is going on this week.
Read about a recent interview with Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
GAO questions cloud computing security, DISA lease woes slow cybercommand
Federal agencies are under the gun to develop strategies for moving many of their IT functions into the cloud.
Despite the potential benefits, a congressional watchdog warns that a more detailed game plan is needed to cover security and procedural concerns about cloud computing voiced by federal agencies themselves.
Twilight searches can find malware
WFED\'s Max Cacas reports.
Fear of the U.S. Patriot Act and lack of familiarity are the final hurdles to clear before Canadian firms are ready to adopt cloud computing beyond the company firewall, says CA Technologies’ country manager for…
MeriTalk, the government IT network, today announced the results of the \"2010 Federal Data Center Demolition Derby\" study, which examines perceptions of the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative guidance, key pain points, and recommendations to meet consolidation goals. NetApp\'s Mark Weber explains.
New service could change the way the federal government does business.