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FTC to Explore Cloud Security, Privacy

The Federal Trade Commission will hold a privacy roundtable debate on Jan. 28 on the security implications to consumers of cloud computing, mobile computing, and social networking. The FTC wants a public debate into the issue as part of its recommendations for the Federal Communications Commission’s broadband plan, expected to be released early this year. Read More

Gear 6 Expands Memcached Cloud Offerings

Gear6 today announced a Web Cache Server for Cloud, offering a memcached service running atop the Amazon EC2 cloud compute platform. Memcached is an open source caching system that improves the performance of many large database-driven sites. Read More

DoD: Cloud Will Save Us 'Hundreds of Millions'

Moving the U.S. military’s IT operations to a cloud computing model hasn’t been easy. But the payoff is clear, according to Henry Sienkiewicz, who says the Department of Defense’s RACE cloud computing platform, will save the government “hundreds of millions of dollars.” Read More

DoD: Cloud Will Save Us ‘Hundreds of Millions’

Moving the U.S. military’s IT operations to a cloud computing model hasn’t been easy. But the payoff is clear, according to Henry Sienkiewicz, who says the Department of Defense’s RACE cloud computing platform, will save the government “hundreds of millions of dollars.” Read More

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