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A Decision Process for Applying Cloud Computing in Federal Environments provides an overview of cloud computing and a roadmap for a structured decision process.
Cost and Business Case Considerations comprehensively explores the costs to examine when employing a cloud-based approach in Government.
Cloud SLA Considerations for the Government Consumer describes the elements that should be considered by consumers as they examine service-level agreements (SLAs) to meet their requirements.
Database as a Service: A Marketplace Assessment compares four public database as a service offerings from Amazon (2), Google, and Microsoft.
Information Security in the Clouds addresses the security challenges presented by cloud computing with a focus on public and community deployment models.
Leveraging Public Clouds to Ensure Data Availability addresses potential uses of cloud computing approaches to facilitate data access in the event of a failure in a primary location.
Platform as a Service (PaaS): A 2010 Marketplace Analysis surveys many exemplar offerings and identifies considerations for using unique PaaS capabilities.
Products to Build a Private Cloud identifies market segments and categories of products available on the marketplace for contemporary private clouds.
- NIST SP 800-145 NIST definition of cloud computing, service and deployment models
- NIST SP 800-144 NIST Public cloud security guidelines