[ISN] How government can securely leverage cloud environments

http://gcn.com/Articles/2014/05/09/Insight-Hybrid-Cloud-Security.aspx By Dan Chenok GCN.com May 09, 2014 In recent years, federal agencies have made significant strides incorporating cloud computing into their IT portfolios. From the OMB “Cloud First” strategy, to GSA’s Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP), the government is following commercial best practices to leverage the cloud. Cloud capabilities can be provided over the public Internet or through connections over private networks