Commentary

Risk in the Clouds? Security Issues Facing Government Use of Cloud Computing

David Wyld, Professor of Management, Southeastern Louisiana University,  Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Cloud computing is poised to become one of the most important and fundamental shifts in how computing is consumed and used. Forecasts show that government will play a lead role in adopting cloud computing – for data storage, applications, and processing power, as IT executives seek to maximize their returns on limited procurement budgets in these challenging economic times.