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Federal agencies have begun the long march to cloud — moving selected portions of their data processing work into the Internet cloud, prompted in large part by an Obama administration “Cloud First” mandate initiated last year.

Some of that work–from computing infrastructure on demand to software delivered as a service–is already being provisioned by commercial providers, including Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), as well as Google, Microsoft and others. Keep reading →