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Why Large Parts of the Internet Have Suddenly Vanished for Millions of Users

March 18, 2016 For the past six weeks or so, Internet users in Syria, Cuba and Iran have seen blank pages when they access websites hosted by Softlayer, IBM’s cloud ...

Video: Take a Peek inside Dropbox's Cloud Storage System

March 17, 2016 The company valued at $10 billion has developed its own state-of-the-art method of storage.

After Facing ‘Hard Truths,’ FedRAMP Director Pledges Changes to Cloud Security Process

March 11, 2016 The office responsible for cloud security authorization will publicly roll out a revamped and redesigned FedRAMP on March 28.

GAO: Closed Data Centers Will Save Feds at Least $8B

March 4, 2016 Agencies have saved about $2.8 billion so far.

Congressman on OMB’s New Data Center Policy: ‘Thank God’

March 3, 2016 The government operates at least 11,000 old-school data centers.

Here’s the Government’s New Policy for Optimizing Data Centers

March 1, 2016 The new Data Center Optimization Initiative “supersedes” a 2010 effort to close down data centers.

A Faster FedRAMP Coming Soon?

February 24, 2016 An update to the cloud-vetting program is in the works.

No, Verizon is Not Getting Out of the Cloud Business -- at Least not for Government

February 23, 2016 News broke earlier this month that the telecommunications giant would shutter two of its public cloud services, but government customers shouldn’t fret.

IBM Gets Approval to Host DOD’s Most Sensitive Unclassified Data

February 11, 2016 Big Blue becomes the first cloud service provider with a direct connection to the Pentagon’s unclassified communications network.

Why Knowing What You Have Is Key to IT Modernization Efforts

February 10, 2016 IT modernization is all the rage these days in the federal government.