A better way to acquire IT that more closely matches the speed of innovation has long been a priority for agency CIOs. The government is responding with new acquisition approaches.
Posts Tagged: FedRAMP
At the ATARC Federal Cloud & Data Center Summit, government and industry experts will examine cloud tools and techniques federal agencies are using to increase efficiencies and save costs.
Requirements like FedRAMP have greatly boosted consistency and security of government cloud, and they’ve laid a strong foundation for future migration.
While many solutions exist for organizations and companies transitioning to cloud architecture, most aren’t suitable for the more sensitive government work.
The levee is about to break when the finishing parts of the reciprocity of the FedRAMP High baseline to the Department of Defense (DoD) Impact Level (IL) 4/5 are completed.
The FedRAMP System Security Plan (SSP) is the crown jewel of all cloud service providers. Automating the SSP may be a goal worthy of this crown jewel.
How does your agency view the nexus of cloud and cybersecurity?
Innovation and security are two words you usually don’t hear in the same sentence — especially in government. But GovLoop heard from several agencies that are reaping the benefits of innovative technologies like cloud, while making security a priority.
To help agencies meet their evolving security needs, FedRAMP is working to launch new requirements for securing low-risk, SaaS apps in a standard way.
The best approach for government is to engage vendors early in the process when considering cloud and to reuse FedRAMP authorizations where possible.