Profile of J. Nicholas HooverSenior Editor, InformationWeek Government
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Articles by J. Nicholas Hoover
posted in October 2011
Central Intelligence Agency CIO Gus Hunt says cloud computing will save money, produce better intelligence gathering and analysis, and even improve information security at the agency.
The end result may let the feds require U.S.-only, government-only clouds.
DOD unit works with Apple, Google, and others to put better mobile technology into the hands of soldiers.
DHS' aggressive cloud implementation includes new services for collaboration, software development, infrastructure, project management, and business intelligence.
White House says the expanded effort will close more data centers and save taxpayers more money.
Delays, cost overruns, and other problems threaten to push the multi-billion air traffic control upgrades off track.