In a super-connected world with ubiquitous technology, agencies must have a well–defined yet agile program to address and respond to cyber risks. That usually means moving many processes and tools into the cloud, but how do agencies do that effectively? For most agencies, the answer lies in partnership with FedRAMP-authorized providers
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Agencies nationwide are benefiting from cloud amid tightening budgets, evolving demographics and rising pressure for better digital public services.
With the direction that government IT has been headed, it seems like every agency is fighting to get into the cloud. But how can an agency know if the cloud is actually right for them? And how can they make sure that they are as cost-efficient as possible while trying to take those next steps?
With new technologies like cloud and IoT, as well as the operational use of the internet, public sector organizations should consider a more modern WAN solution.
For a growing number of agencies, cloud computing provides the elasticity and scale needed to correctly consolidate data.
The agencies that protect the citizen data in their clouds the longest are the ones that best assess the risks facing them daily.
Cloud isn’t one-size-fits-all for governments. State and local agencies, for example, often have distinct budgets, needs and workforces.
Taking the first step toward IT modernization can be incredibly difficult, particularly in the public sector. With so much accountability and so many potential mishaps, agencies are hesitant to move forward. But IT modernization doesn’t have to be daunting.
Cloud-based security could be the future of user-focused identity and access management.
A hybrid cloud is a good compromise for modern agencies, who are adapting to business needs and federal guidelines but need to practically consider workforce and security.