Tag Archives: cloud migration

Hitachi’s Liz Heiston: Agencies Must Consider Automation, System Mgmt to Drive Cloud Migration

Liz Heiston, national account manager at Hitachi Data Systems Federal, said that agencies using the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program should consider applying system management and automation tools to manage cloud migration efforts. In a guest piece published Thursday on Federal Times, Heiston noted that while FedRAMP covers the security of cloud services …

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Damian Whitham: General Dynamics IT Uses Data to Guide Federal Clients’ Cloud Migration

Damian Whitham, senior director of cloud computing solutions at General Dynamics Information Technology, said research data helps the organization to align its cloud service offerings with government customers’ needs, FedPulse reported Tuesday. He told FedPulse reporter Susan Rose the firm commissioned an online survey of 150 IT professionals across multiple …

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Navdeep Sidhu: Hybrid Integration Tech Can Help Orgs Connect On-Premise, Cloud Apps

Navdeep Sidhu, senior director of product marketing at Software AG, belives using technology designed to integrate disparate systems can make cloud implementation easier for enterprises. Sidhu writes in a blog post published Wednesday that many organizations adopt multiple cloud-based applications to manage customer service, human resources and accounting functions. He …

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InfoZen Moves NASA Web Portals, Apps to Amazon Cloud; Roopangi Kadakia Comments

NASA has partnered with cloud services provider InfoZen to migrate several of the space agency’s public-facing websites and applications to a cloud computing environment. InfoZen moved 110 online NASA portals into an Amazon Web Services-powered, open-source content management platform within 22 weeks under the NASA WESTPrime web migration contract, InfoZen …

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Adobe Adopts BMC Tools for Cloud Migration

Adobe will use BMC Software products to help manage and automate processes as Adobe moves to a virtual cloud computing environment. Gary Simpson, vice president for global infrastructure and operations at Adobe, said Adobe’s transition has changed its support requirements, according to a Monday release . “We look to BMC for the tools that …

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Commission Releases Blueprint for Federal Cloud Computing

The TechAmerica Cloud2 Commission released its highly anticipated report Tuesday on how the federal government should adopt cloud computing technologies, including a Cloud First Buyer’s Guide for Government. The Commission made 14 recommendations in its report in the areas of trust, transnational data flow, transparency and transformation. “Today’s recommendations by …

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CA, VCE Join to Aid Cloud Migration

CA Technologies and the Virtual Computing Environment Company announced this week an alliance to provide private cloud solutions for Vblock Infrastructure Platform. The joint endeavor will focus on development and deployment of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure and moving tier 1 enterprise applications to Vblock. The companies claim the cloud-based platform will …

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