Cloud Computing Program Manager
Advanced Networking Technologies Division
Information Technology Laboratory (ITL)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Dr. Robert Bohn, of the Advanced Network Technologies Division in NIST/ITL, serves as Program Manager for the NIST Cloud Computing Program. In this role, he manages and coordinates the goals and strategy of the program and also works with industrial, academic and other government stakeholders to address requirements needed for the US Government’s successful and timely adoption of cloud computing as described in the NIST Cloud Computing Technology Roadmap (NIST SP 500-293).
Currently, the NCCP pays significant attention in bringing the ISO/IEC 1986 family of SLA standards and metric model into use for the USG. In addition, the NCCP has also developed a conceptual architecture and vocabulary for federating clouds and is public comment period until Sept 20, 2019. Bob also serves as the chair of IEEE/P2302 Standard for Intercloud Interoperability and Federation to create an economy amongst cloud providers.
Previously, Dr. Bohn served as the Technical Coordinator for the High End Computing Interagency Working Group (HEC-IWG) at National Coordination Office of the Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD).