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Hear From Experts About Navigating Security and Compliance

As government agencies move more sensitive workloads to the cloud, they also need to achieve security and compliance requirements. To help agencies learn about the necessary steps and best practices for success, Amazon Web Services (AWS) will host a series of webinars from Nov. 2-6.

The seven-part webinar series, AWS Compliance Week, aims to help  government agencies accelerate cloud compliance for sensitive and regulated workloads in the AWS Cloud. AWS solutions architects will discuss how IT practitioners and security experts can improve security and reliability, address compliance requirements, and move their mission-critical workloads to the AWS Cloud.

AWS offers dedicated regions, services and solutions designed specifically for government agencies and organizations working with regulated and sensitive data. AWS GovCloud (US) Regions address security and compliance requirements and can help IT departments accelerate compliance with Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) High, FISMA High, DoD SRG Impact Level 5, International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR), and Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) requirements.

Whether your agency is small or large, handles sensitive data, is public facing, or a defense agency, it doesn’t have to compromise on compliance or security.

Below are common challenges your agency may be facing that each webinar will address:

Are you worried about strict compliance requirements?

  • Building compliant cloud workloads for sensitive data and security – Monday, Nov. 2 at 2pm ET

Don’t let compliance slow your IT modernization plans. Get step-by-step guidance on how to get started with AWS GovCloud (US) Regions and build resilient architectures that reduce latency and increase security for the most mission-critical workloads.

  • Accelerate secure and compliant cloud adoption with AWS Service Catalog – Thursday, Nov. 5 at 11am ET

Learn how you can offer least privileges while extending end-user autonomy in the cloud when working with Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) and other highly regulated workloads.

Is your agency handling export-controlled defense workloads?

  • Handling export-controlled ITAR data for space, aerospace, and defense workloads on AWS – Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 11am ET

Learn about the data security protocols and access controls to protect export-controlled sensitive commercial data. Defense agencies and Defense Department (DoD) IT teams can now automate high compliance in AWS GovCloud (US) with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) AWS Quick Starts tool.

  • How to build cloud-compliant frameworks for federal and DoD workloads – Friday, Nov. 6 at 11am ET

See how DoD and their commercial defense partners leverage purpose-built AWS regions and solutions to modernize IT and support warfighter technology at the tactical edge.

Is your remote workforce adding sensitive data into the cloud?

  • Securing remote workers who handle sensitive data – Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 2pm ET

Experts will share the necessary steps for rapidly deploying secure, compliant and scalable end user computing (EUC) solutions.

Pursuing a FedRAMP ATO?

  • Getting to FedRAMP ATOs Faster for SaaS and PaaS Providers – Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 11am ET

The FedRAMP Program Management Office (PMO) will share program updates and walk through how to leverage Open Security Controls Assessment Language (OSCAL) resources and templates to help AWS technology partners achieve FedRAMP compliance faster. Hear how Authority to Operate (ATO) on AWS brings together a community of validated AWS Partner Network (APN) Consulting Partners and solutions from APN Technology Partners.

  • Lessons Learned from Salesforce’s FedRAMP High ATO Journey – Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 2pm ET

Salesforce will share their FedRAMP High compliance journey using AWS GovCloud (US). Learn how to modernize enterprise applications that contain your agency’s most sensitive, unclassified data.

To access these webinars, get the full agenda and learn more about AWS Compliance Week, sign up here.

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