Recently, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and the Subcommittee on Government Management, Organization, and Procurement held a joint hearing entitled, “Cloud Computing: Benefits and Risks of Moving Federal IT into the Cloud,” to examine the benefits and challenges of the Federal government’s transition to cloud computing. You can watch the webinar here.
It’s pretty interesting, albeit long, being that it’s 4+ hours.
Are you beginning to implement a cross-domain sharing solution for your agency? If so, it might be worth looking at Intel SOA Expressway, A high-performance, policy driven, Service Gateway hardware appliance that is tailored made to solve federal information assurance and security requirements.
Don’t have 4+ hours to watch the hearing? Read the very popular Intel whitepaper called Taking Control of the Cloud intended for Enterprise security architects and executives who need to rapidly understand the risks of moving business critical data, systems, and applications to external cloud providers.