Robert Ferrell

Robert Ferrell Details Army’s IT Modernization Plan, Seeks Collaboration with Tech Vendors

Robert Ferrell Lt. Gen. Robert Ferrell, chief information officer at the U.S. Army, has unveiled an information technology strategy that seeks to accelerate the military service’s ...
Matthew Goodrich

FedRAMP Unveils Draft of High-Impact Cloud Security Standards; Matt Goodrich Comments

Matthew Goodrich The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program office seeks public feedback on a draft baseline for hosting and securing high-impact federal information systems ...
Mark Orndorff

DISA Unveils Security Guidelines for Commercial Cloud Products; Mark Orndorff Comments

Mark Orndorff The Defense Information Systems Agency has issued new security guidance for commercial providers who aim to provide cloud services to the Defense Department. DISA said ...

NSF Issues Grants for 2 New Supercomputers for Open Science

The National Science Foundation has approved grants worth a combined $16.2 million to fund the acquisition of two new supercomputers for the open science research community. The foundation ...
Jerry Davis

Jerry Davis: NASA’s Ames Research Facility Plans Transition to Cloud Computing

Jerry Davis A NASA research facility wants to adopt a commercial cloud platform to manage scientific virtual collaboration, mobility and enterprise functions, Federal News Radio reported ...
cloud

NIST Finalizes Guidelines on Federal Cloud Tech Adoption

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released a two-volume road map for federal agencies to accelerate migration of their information technology systems to cloud-based ...
Doug Wolfe

Doug Wolfe Aims for Intell Agencies to Build Innovation Ecosystem in the Cloud

Doug Wolfe CIA Chief Information Officer Doug Wolfe said the agency’s new private cloud infrastructure works to help the intelligence community organize multiple workloads and ...
AJ Budhraja

Ajay Budhraja of DOJ Discusses Open Data’s Impacts, Gov’t Cloud Push in Q&A

Ajay Budhraja Ajay Budhraja serves as chief technology officer at the Justice Department‘s executive office for immigration review (EOIR) and brings two decades of information ...
cloud

Judith Lamont: Federal Agencies See Value of Cloud Computing

The Obama administration’s “cloud-first” strategy helps federal agencies leverage data sharing, video conferencing and collaboration tools while saving money, research ...
James Clapper

James Clapper: IC Moves Toward a Shared Cloud Services Model

James Clapper U.S. intelligence organizations are working to build a common information technology network in the cloud as the agencies transition to a shared services strategy, Defense ...