Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - Feds' Cloud Ambitions, Harsh Reality (fiercegovernmentit.com)

1sockchuck writes: "Last week the federal government outlined plans to close 800 data centers and shift $20 billion in IT spending to a cloud computing model. Meanwhile, one of the governments most critical data center projects is n deep trouble. Nearly two years after $500 million in stimulus funding was earmarked to build a new data center for the Social Security Administration, the project a year behind schedule and won’t be ready until 2016. Meanwhile, SSA's existing 30-year-old data center is on the brink of disaster."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Feds' Cloud Ambitions, Harsh Reality

Comments Filter:

He keeps differentiating, flying off on a tangent.

Working...