Making Smart Choices for a Cloud-centric Agency

Example Track 1

Driving CDM in the Cloud

Apr 09, 2019

12:50 pm - 1:30 pm

Robert Hembrook

Director of Cyber Security

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Dr. Michaela Iorga

Senior Security Technical Lead for Cloud Computing


NIST is supporting the government’s cloud programs through multiple research projects, including Cloud Overlay, a guide to applying security controls to cloud-based information systems; and Open Security Controls Assessment Language (OSCAL) and automation support. In this session, IT leaders from NIST and NOAA will review the importance of risk-based approaches to architecting, implementing, assessing and monitoring systems – and the value of using automation at all levels in the stack.