Tag: Cloud First
For the first time it is now possible to access the cloud computing strategies of all 22 Department of Energy national laboratories and research organizations in one document.
<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpccloud/eagle_in_the_clouds.jpg” alt=”” width=”92″ height=”75″ />Federal IT departments are faced with some tough challenges these days. Not only are budgets constrained, but mandates are starting to stack up like the tax code. One of the most talked about is the cloud-first mandate, but what kind of cloud will it be?
The U.S. Government and Accountability Office has been tracking the progress of a “cloud-first” mandate proposed by the Office of Management and Budget. While headway has been made, agencies are falling behind some deadlines.