Government News Roundup – October 2018 Edition
POTUS has released his latest strategy in the cloud movement and is inviting public comment through October 24.
Agencies can significantly enhance the efficiency of their communications infrastructure by leveraging best-of-breed UCaaS technology. Collab9’s Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) solution facilitates remote work and BYOD initiatives, offering a consistent experience across devices. Agencies looking to streamline inter-departmental collaboration can do so with a consistent, interconnected platform.
OMB’s “Cloud Smart” strategy will help agencies migrate by focusing on the workforce, procurement and security.
Bloomberg dives into the administration’s Cloud Smart strategy and shares what they believe are the top three takeaways.
State and Local Agency News
In order to reap the benefits of moving to cloud solutions for state and local governments, they need to keep cybersecurity compliance top of mind.
It is possible for state and local agencies to gain the benefits of the cloud while still retaining on-premise solutions.
The acceptance of cloud technology has grown significantly in the public sector, especially among State and Local Governments. While there are valid concerns surrounding security of cloud solutions, there are ways to mitigate the risks.
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