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Feds Hesitate Moving IT Services To The Cloud
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9/23/2014 | 7:04:41 PM
No such thing as data security to the federal government
If the feds approach cloud security in the same Persian bazaar, half a**ed manner as it does everything else, all data stored there will be a joke and a half to access by crackers.
Charlie Babcock
Charlie Babcock,
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9/11/2014 | 7:10:14 PM
Isn't the real problem internal data governance?`
As I read this, the issue is government agencies' lack of confidence in their own data management techniques even more than lack of confidence in the cloud. If your control of data is poor in-house, it can only get worse with the complications of the cloud. Setting their own house in order, as many of them are, is likely to lead to more use of cloud computing, isn't it?

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