May 02, 2016
New Google security certifications are welcome, if belated, additions to the cloud platform, providing assurances to enterprise customers about protecting their data.
January 28, 2016
An advocacy group representing cloud providers such as Hewlett Packard Enterprise and IBM has criticized FedRAMP and called on the government to fix the cloud certification program.
August 07, 2015
AWS shops want more finesse in AWS products' user interfaces, among other desired features in the near future.
May 29, 2014
The consequences for cloud service providers missing the FedRAMP deadline remain unclear, though experts say those in the queue are in good shape.
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In this Ask The Expert, Forrester analyst Ed Ferrara discusses the potential impact of AWS' FedRAMP certification on public cloud use. Continue Reading
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There was speculation in the security world over whether the FedRAMP certification would be helpful or not. Now that it's in full use, Mike Chapple looks at the state of FedRAMP. Continue Reading
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The CEO of a FedRAMP 3PAO warned of the limitations of the FedRAMP cloud security standard when using it to assess cloud security. Continue Reading
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Amazon Web Services has made strides to meet compliance regulations. Developers still need to build compliant apps to meet the cloud provider halfway. Continue Reading
FedRAMP raises the bar for security among applicable cloud providers, but can it influence broader cloud computing contracts and standards? Continue Reading
Cloud service providers are working with authorized third-party auditors to meet FedRAMP security controls. The 3PAOs tell us how it’s going, so far. Continue Reading
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Even if a cloud provider isn't planning to sell government cloud services, it's still important to have a basic understanding of FedRAMP and FISMA. Continue Reading
While FedRAMP offers clarity for cloud providers competing for government customers, many still face obstacles when trying to meet its complex requirements. Continue Reading