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Where's government data in the cloud

John Foley, InformationWeek,  Friday, December 31, 2010

Amid the Obama administration's 'cloud first' strategy, federal agencies face the prospect of seeing their data go offshore. There's a lesson to be learned from WikiLeaks.

US government to close 800 data centers, move to cloud by 2015

Dean Wilson, TechEYE.net,  Friday, December 10, 2010

The White house has announced that it is to close down over 800 of its federal data centres and move much of its work to the cloud by 2015.