OPINION: Serverless Computing Is a Paradigm Shift for Cloud Computing. The serverless revolution is akin to delivery companies moving away from owning large trucks to managing a fleet of leased vans, and from there, to outsourcing transportation to a third-party fleet of scooters. Read more
MICROSOFT: Catching Up to Amazon in Security Clearances for Cloud. That could give Microsoft an edge over other potential bidders in the Pentagon’s winner-take-all competition for a multibillion-dollar cloud computing contract. Read more
BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION: Five Ways to Make the Most of the Move to On-Demand. Cloud computing can’t fix everything but it can be a key element of business transformation if handled well. Read more
LINUX: How Red Hat Morphed From Linux Pioneer Into Cloud-Computing Player. Red Hat’s reinvention is tied to the rise of cloud computing. Like many traditional suppliers of information technology, it has been pressured to adapt. Read more
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IT SECURITY SUPPORT: Blue Mountain Data Systems is actively involved in implementing FISMA and NIST standards with Federal Civilian Agencies. Due to our extensive experience in this area, Blue Mountain has developed processes and organizational techniques to help ensure security deliverables are completed on time, and performed in the most efficient manner possible. We ensure that NIST-800-53 control requirements are treated consistently during definition, analysis, implementation, auditing, and reporting phases of a system. Find out more about Blue Mountain Data Systems IT Security Support Services. Call us at 703-502-3416.
BLUE MOUNTAIN DATA SYSTEMS HAS THE EXPERIENCE: 1994 to Present – U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration. Responsible to the Office of Technology and Information Systems for information systems architecture, planning, applications development, networking, administration and IT security, supporting the enforcement of Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act — ERISA. Within the EBSA, Blue Mountain is responsible for design, development and support for its various enforcement database management systems, as well as all case tracking and customer service inquiry systems. Blue Mountain also provides IT security services to the EBSA, in the form of FISMA Assessment and Authorization, System Security Plans, Risk and vulnerability assessments, monitoring and investigation support. Read more.