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Government Shared Services and Cloud: Friend or Foe?

by Andrea Di Maio  |  October 23, 2012  |  2 Comments

Yesterday my colleague and friend John Kost and I challenged each other on stage at a public-sector-only session at Gartner Symposium about cloud and consolidation in government, and whether they are conflicting or complementary. He talked about his experience in Michigan in the nineties, as well as other infrastructure, application and process consolidation initiatives around […]


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Government as Cloud Service Provider: The Battle Has Started

by Andrea Di Maio  |  October 19, 2009  |  2 Comments

Yesterday, I addressed our audience at the Gartner Symposium in Orlando on cloud computing in government about the possible competition between vendor cloud providers (like Google, Amazon, Terremark, and so forth) and government infrastructure owners (such as NASA Ames, DISA, NBC). I have blogged about this before and I also asked a related question to […]


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