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Modernizing Government for the 21st Century with Snowflake: Migration Guide

Moving an on-premises, legacy infrastructure to the cloud can be a nerve-racking prospect, and agencies often struggle with how to get started with cloud initiatives. However, there is good news: the well-known benefits of the cloud—including infinite elasticity, exponential cost savings, and superior data security—are easy to attain when you take the first step by modernizing your data platform.


The Cloud Data Platform for Government

Forward-thinking agencies are tired of analytic solutions that create a multitude of data silos, in the cloud and elsewhere, that increase complexity for IT professionals, and delay time to value for business users. They want to combine multiple types of data and a diverse array of analytic initiatives into a progressive and extensible cloud strategy.


Snowflake for DevSecOps

According to a February 2020 survey of federal employees released by the Federal News Network, more than 75% believe speed to new capabilities and innovation of services and security of software or services are the biggest drivers for successfully implementing DevSecOps in their agency. Download this resource to learn other benefits of implementing DevSecOps, including faster innovation, higher efficiency, and lower costs.


Modernizing Government for the 21st Century with Snowflake: Solution Brief

According to the President’s Management Agenda, "the federal government needs a robust, integrated approach to using data to deliver on missions, serve customers, and steward resources while respecting privacy and confidentiality." Download this solution brief to learn why a cloud data platform is the right tool for the job.


Data Collaboration for Federal Agencies

The federal government needs a secure data exchange to deliver services efficiently and securely for their users and citizens. But making internal and external data available to different departments, partners, and citizens is difficult and error-prone with legacy data sharing methods. Download this solution brief to learn about a centrally managed data tool that allows agencies, departments, and separate organizations to collaborate within a controlled, secure environment.


Enabling Data-Driven and Cloud Smart Government

The Cloud Smart guidance from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) proposes that government missions should fully actualize the promise and potential of cloud-based technologies, while leveraging current resources to maximize value.


Snowflake and Apache Spark: A Powerful Combination

Analytic workloads are moving to the cloud, away from on-premises environments, in substantial numbers. The Office of Management and Budget’s Cloud Smart strategy aims to accelerate that shift even further. Download this resource to discover some of the Cloud Smart guidance and the innovative technologies that will play a key role in implementing it.


Intelligent Cloud Data Migration and Operations: Going Beyond Lift and Shift

This eBook discusses the capabilities needed to optimize migration to the cloud & use of data in hybrid cloud, multi-cloud, & on-premises environments. It offers guidance on executing data migration & using data for smarter, faster decision-making.