CSC announced this week Jim Sheaffer, president of North American Public Sector, will join TechAmerica’s Cloud 2 Commission.
Sheaffer will serve as vice chairman on the new commission charged with investigating U.S. cloud deployment leadership opportunities. The commission will discuss and recommend public policies relating to Obama’s Cloud First initiative.
Sheaffer will join co-chairmen Marc Benioff, Salesforce.com’s chairman and CEO and Michael Capellas, VCE chairman and CEO in leading a team concentrating on federal cloud adoption solutions.
The team will report its federal findings to Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra, and private-sector findings to Commerce Secretary Gary Locke and Undersecretary Pat Gallagher.
The TechAmerica Foundation is the nonprofit, nonpartisan arm of TechAmerica, a technology industry organization. The foundation seeks to educate industry leaders, government and the public on technology issues that assist economic growth and U.S. competitiveness.