Shift to software-based virtual nets would be completed by 2018.
DISA waits until the fiscal year end to replace their current $700M contract.
CIA investor seeks partnership to boost cloud security.
The contract will replace a five-year, $700 million contract with Vion Corp.
The service will support all DISA supported CONUS and OCONUS sites.
The Defense Information Systems Agency seeks commercial IaaS proposals.
DOD weighs security and accessibility concerns as it gets ready to send sensitive data into the cloud.
The Navy will begin moving its systems that host publicly releasable information to commercial cloud service providers as a first step toward eventually deploying most of its systems to the cloud environment, said Navy CIO Terry Halvorsen.
Henry Sienkiewicz, vice chief executive for information assurance at the Defense Information Systems Agency, discusses the benefits of cloud computing and strategies in place for addressing the security challenges associated with it.
The public and shared cloud markets pose perhaps the greatest challenge when it comes to cybersecurity.