Federal contractors are deeply concerned about the Pentagon’s move to the cloud and Federal News Radio asked why.
Russian cyber experts appear to be omni-hackers; they’re willing to target both Republicans and Democrats. Conservative think tanks are the latest targets.
Microsoft said this week it would acquire Github … the popular cloud repository of open source software. Many federal agencies regularly contribute to and use software from Github. But how will the acquisition affect them?
John Sherman, the Intelligence Community’s chief information officer, wanted to tamp down any rumors about why the IC signed a deal to bring Microsoft’s cloud into the mix.
Army Corps’ working on cyber and user services roadmap to make processes and cloud transition more ‘reliable, agile, and capable.’
For the DoD, AI and machine learning in the cloud have the potential to do more than just basic back-office work.
DoD’s next moves toward cloud computing are also likely to demand a broader rethinking of its approach to network security and identity management.
Federal IT leaders are being faced with the challenge of integrating disruptive technologies such as cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT) into their IT environments, while at the same time delivering services to an increasingly mobile citizenry and workforce.
Cloud computing, mobile devices, the Internet of Things, and the increasing digitization of information and processes are pushing agencies toward a hybrid computing environment. This is when agencies have a mix of on premise and commercial cloud infrastructures.
The contract, worth $1 billion over five years, goes to Dell, General Dynamics and Microsoft to run an Air Force implementation of Microsoft’s Office 365.