Cloud first today
Initiative that former U.S. CIO Vivek Kundra had in promoting and driving cloud computing for government use by instituting the Cloud First policy.
Is cloud a cure-all?
I recently ran across a customer that wanted to move an application to a public IaaS Cloud.
Which type of cloud is right for me?
This is a question that I hear almost daily from potential customers. But the question is really an indication that the person asking the question doesn’t under...
TechAmerica Foundation SLG cloud commission releases report
Today the TechAmerica SLG cloud commission (SLG-CC) is releasing their final report on cloud for state and local government.
A quick review of the PaaS Cloud
I recently created the latest chapter on the book I am writing about Cloud Computing in the Public Sector.
Cloud security in 2012 & beyond!
The year is 2021 is upon us and I wanted to shed some light on one of the key technologies the federal government is going to focus on this year – Cloud Computi...
Getting the hybrid cloud right!
As many of you may know, I am writing a case study book highlighting some of the great ways that users in the public sector are taking advantage of cloud comput...
A good definition of cloud
I just read a report on another blog that spoke about the definition of cloud being “an application-centric approach to IT.