Thank You for Attending

Thank you for attending this half-day program that will bring together procurement experts and technologists to address the fundamental issues for effective cloud implementation, including essential content for cloud contracts, how to evaluate Service Level Agreements, and how to ensure your cloud solution allows for transition to alternate sources in the future.

Featured Speakers:

Mark Day Deputy Assistant Commissioner, Integrated Technology Services, Federal Acquisition Service, General Services Administration

Michael McFarland Director, Office of Acquisition Operations, Federal Acquisition Service, General Services Administration

Frank McNally Federal IT Acquisition Analyst, ASI Government

For more than three years, Federal agencies have been encouraged to consider the Cloud First. Although cloud computing is expanding across government enterprises, there are a few fundamental considerations that surface in nearly every discussion on the topic. As with most new technology implementations, security is an over-arching concern, and the cloud is no exception to this norm. There is another area, however, that often gives agency professionals greater angst, and that is how to purchase cloud services, applications, storage, and related capabilities. Although hosted computing has been an option for Federal agencies for years, the broader cloud-based products available today are without precedent when it comes to acquisition strategies.

Event Details

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

FREE for government and military attendees

The Willard InterContinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004

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