Dr. John Zangardi, the DHS chief information officer, said he is streamlining the authority to operate (ATO) cyber process to help components move applications to the cloud faster without giving up any of the security rigor required.
Altaz Valani, the research director with Security Compass, and Hasan Yasar, the interim director at the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, outline five key concepts to move agencies toward continuous monitoring.
Air Force undersecretary and chief information officer Matt Donovan signed a memo March 22 detailing the new authority to operate (ATO) process that is about speed and rigor.
Michael Carter, the vice president for FedRAMP and assurance services for Coalfire, explains why the FedRAMP Reform Act would ease cloud adoption for agencies and CSP entry into government.
The Air Force believes its new streamlined ATO process will not only get systems online faster, it will deliver better security.
GSA’s 18F organization created an ATO sprint team that streamlined the process and reduced time to complete an ATO from six-to-18 months to 30 days.
Three hearings. Nearly seven hours of testimony. Enough frustration to fill the Potomac River. That was Katherine Archuleta’s week. The director of the Office of Personnel Management had a bullseye on her back as House…
Dell’s George Newstrom and Jeff Lush join host John Gilroy to discuss security and the federal cloud. August 20, 2013
Dell’s George Newstrom and Jeff Lush join host John Gilroy to discuss security and the federal cloud. June 18, 2013