While the IC’s research organization looks into adding security to cloud environments, in the here and now, intelligence agencies are sharing more data.
Traditional infrastructure may be the best IT services delivery model for some federal IT managers because of the nature of their applications. If those IT services are not well suited to take advantage of the cloud, traditional rack-mounted servers could be the best choice.
Once IT managers decide that their services should be deployed using traditional infrastructure they need to decide which platforms make the most sense for storage, computing and networking infrastructure.
This video is part of series on the federal cloud market. Check out the next video, "When Federal Agencies Should Choose Private Cloud Solutions."
Jack Nichols, Manager, Cloud Client Services, CDW-G