Tag: commercial cloud

Cloud Computing, Tech

NDAA’s cloud cyber-testing provision marks another hefty DOD compliance lift, analyst says 

January 19, 2023

Via: FCW

A key provision in the fiscal 2023 National Defense Authorization Act has tasked the Defense Department with evaluating the cybersecurity of any commercial cloud systems that touch its classified data, but there are concerns about what downstream effects provision will […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

GSA to launch new BPA focusing on cloud technologies

April 6, 2022

Via: FCW

The General Services Administration is planning to launch a blanket purchase agreement focusing on cloud technologies as part of its effort to provide the federal government with a one-stop shop for secure commercial cloud offerings. GSA will host an industry […]

Cloud Computing

A-130 feedback urges more emphasis on commercial cloud in IT policy revisions

December 8, 2015

Via: FCW

The A-130 is the foundational document for all federal information policy. So when the Office of Management and Budget put out a draft of the first A-130 revision in 15 years in October, the proposed changes were parsed carefully. Comments […]