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Jul 23, 2014





July Quarterly Meeting

Save the date for the July 23 Cloud Computing Exchange Quarterly Meeting at The City Club in D.C. from 8 - 10 a.m. The meeting will feature speaker Frank Konieczny, U.S Air Force. RSVP to Jennifer Leidenberger.


2014 Cloud Computing Brainstorm



Register today to join MeriTalk's Cloud Computing Exchange for the Cloud Computing Brainstorm on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. 


2014 Merit Awards


Nominations now open.  Nominate a Federal leader for a 2014 Merit Award. Give them the recognition they deserve. Nominate today.




IT Superhero Persona Quiz


Discover your alter ego. Take the IT Superhero Persona quiz. Then, recognize a real Federal superhero for a 2014 Merit Award.


The Cloud Evolution: How Can Feds Navigate the Path to the Cloud?

Microsoft has earned the FedRAMP seal of approval and can help guide agencies on their journey to the cloud with a wide-range of options that provide flexibility and scalability. Read the article.


Staying Safer in Cyberspace: Cloud Security on the Horizon

This paper offers a framework for integrating cloud computing, cyber security, and mobility programs in a way that enables the Federal government to realize the benefits. Read the full report.



Shared Services: Ready or Not?

MeriTalk's recent study, "Shared Services: Ready or Not?" examines the current state of shared services within the Federal government. Download the report to learn more.


Mark Day Highlights GSA Initiatives to Promote Cloud Adoption

Cloud computing promises Federal agencies some attractive benefits, but several obstacles stand in the way of those anticipated advantages. Read the full profile here.

Stay up to date on the latest cloud computing news


The FedRAMP OnRAMP provides transparency into the certification process.

Learn how the Cloud Computing Caucus Advisory Group is helping to educate lawmakers and the public about cloud computing here.


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Case Studies: See what other agencies are doing to meet the FCCI requirements


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