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Apr 30 2013

GITEC 2013: Data Drives the Cloud Decision

Higher-risk applications push agencies toward private clouds.


  • Sanjay Sardar, CIO, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • Adriane Burton, Director of the Division of Computer System Services, Center for Information Technology, National Institutes of Health
  • Keith Trippie, Executive Director, Enterprise System Development Office, Department of Homeland Security
  • Mark Day, Director, Office of Strategic Programs, Integrated Technology Services, Federal Acquisition Service, GSA

Video Highlights

  • Applications involving public data are compatible with the public cloud.
  • DHS has placed nine different services in a private cloud environment.
  • Cloud environments can reduce costs, improve recoverability and increase scalability.