Using image-compression technology with a meta raster format that breaks files into three parts that can be cached separately, users not only get faster performance but also lower storage requirements.
Tony Cossa, the USDA’s director of cloud strategy and policy, outlined the agency’s plans to expand its cloud services.
Amazon Web Services announced a 5 percent reduction on certain EC2-optimized Linux cloud hosting services for R3 instances in the AWS GovCloud.
The Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technology is seeking industry input on building a better portfolio of services to help agencies get to the cloud.
The migration makes Interior the first federal organization to move its SAP-based financial management application to the cloud.
Law enforcement agencies in the state can now use the Amazon Web Services cloud for criminal justice data.
The Accela Civic Platform will help the city better manage land, permitting and code enforcement cases and increase citizen engagement.
Integrating the cloud into an agency’s day-to-day backup and recovery operation is not a one-size-fits-all solution.
The solution uses virtual desktop infrastructure to give users access to the unclassified network through the Secret network, saving on hardware and system administration and boosting security and efficiency.
A VM-aware storage solution addressed performance issues when training pilots for unmanned aerial systems.
With the Food and Drug Administration’s precisionFDA cloud-based, open source platform, researchers can collaborate to advance the diagnosis and treatment of genetic disease.
The controlled chaos of an emergency creates opportunities not only for accidental data exposure, but also for exploits of sensitive data and the resources that govern industrial control systems.
The Professional Services Council’s new report outlines best practices for governments to follow when adopting commercial cloud computing solutions.
A new report identifies the biggest cloud cybersecurity concerns across eight industries.