Category: Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing, Emerging Tech & Modernization, Tech

A Multi-Cloud Roadmap for Federal Agencies

December 21, 2021

Via: Nextgov

Even before the global pandemic tested governmental resiliency to its utmost, the federal government was moving toward transformation with its Cloud Smart and transformation mandates. But still, there’s much more work to do: The Government Accountability Office has identified 10 […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

2 cloud computing predictions you won’t hear anywhere else

December 17, 2021

Via: Info World

It used to annoy me but now I think it’s funny. Every December my inbox gets stuffed with emails from PR firms that push predictions their clients make, hoping for a mention in a publication. I’ve lost count of how […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Will multicloud save us from outages?

December 14, 2021

Via: Info World

I can tell when there is a public cloud outage because my phone blows up. It’s usually reporters who want quotes about the impact on businesses, ways to avoid the impact, and the likelihood that this is a forthcoming trend. […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Informatica Cloud Data Marketplace lets business users share AI data sets

November 16, 2021

Via: CIO

Informatica is expanding its Intelligent Data Management Cloud (IDMC) platform with Cloud Data Marketplace, designed to allow employees within an organization to share ready-to-use data sets for use with AI and analytics models. The marketplace aims to let users contribute […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Google wants a place on the next big DOD cloud contract

November 12, 2021

Via: FCW

Google wants to be a part of the next big Defense Department cloud contract. Thomas Kurian, CEO of Google Cloud, wrote in a blog post Nov. 11 that it should be considered alongside Microsoft and Amazon to compete for the […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

NIST’s new devsecops guidance to aid transition to cloud-native apps

October 27, 2021

Via: CSO Online

The United States federal government, much like in industry, is moving toward cloud adoption, Devsecops and microservices-based architectures for cloud-native applications. The National Institute of Standards of Technology (NIST) is tasked with promoting innovation and providing standards and guidance to […]

Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Tech

Google Launches Security Advisory Service, Security to Workspaces

October 12, 2021

Via: Dark Reading

Google has launched a new service group — the Google Cybersecurity Action Team — to provide strategic advisory, compliance, threat intelligence, and incident response services aimed at helping government and corporate clients tackle complex cybersecurity efforts, the company announced today […]

Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Tech

Google Cloud rolls out new storage products for better data protection

September 16, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Google Cloud on Thursday introduced two new storage products, as well as an expansion of its Cloud Storage offering, to offer more resiliency and protection for customer data. The new services are Filestore Enterprise and Backup for Google Kubernetes Engine […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

8 top cloud security certifications

September 14, 2021

Via: CSO Online

As companies move more and more of their infrastructure to the cloud, they’re forced to shift their approach to security. The security controls you need to put in place for a cloud-based infrastructure are different from those for a traditional […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Microsoft brings Azure Government Top Secret into GA

August 16, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft on Monday announced the general availability of Azure Government Top Secret, a cloud service for government agencies that need to manage top-secret data. The offering is launching with more than 60 services and the promise of more to come […]