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Introducing our 5in15 Webinars

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Welcome to the first installment of our 5in15 Webinars, where we run through five slides of information in 15 minutes. These quick presentations are designed to share information about products or thoughts in the industry. Our debut episode takes a look at something that’s always top of mind for the enterprise: security within cloud deployments. Gone are the days of …

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FCCP, a formula for success

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FedRAMP JAB P-ATO + PaaS + flexibility + agency specific security controls = Datapipe’s Federal Community Cloud Platform (FCCP). Last week, we announced that Datapipe received its JAB P-ATO for the FCCP PaaS solution. If you recall from the Understanding the Multiple Versions of the FedRAMP ATOs blog, there are three types of P-ATOs that a cloud service provider (CSP) …

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A closer look at Datapipe’s Federal Community Cloud Platform

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Yesterday, we announced that Datapipe has been granted a Provisional FedRAMP Authority to Operate (P-ATO) from the Joint Authorization Board (JAB) for our Federal Community Cloud Platform (FCCP) the first ATO issued to a Platform as a Service (PaaS) covering management through the virtual operating system and includes all security controls for both the virtual network and servers, giving agencies …

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Datapipe granted a FedRAMP ATO for private cloud managed services


Today we announced that we have been granted a Provisional FedRAMP Authority to Operate (ATO) from the Joint Authorization Board (JAB) for our Federal Community Cloud Platform (FCCP). This new certification enables us to deliver the highest level of security and performance set by FedRAMP’s stringent compliance standards – expanding our ability to provide private cloud and dedicated hosting environments …

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Responding to the Hack of the Century

For today’s medium to large enterprises, being hacked by outsiders has become a working reality. The challenge leaders face is knowing what to do about it. Security has become a central focus for organizations as they attempt to quantify how much risk they are willing to tolerate and what measures they will employ to prevent an intrusion and detect and mitigate …

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IaaS, SaaS, and PaaS – Ohh My!


In Understanding the Multiple Versions of the FedRAMP ATOs, we provided a high level overview of the three types of provisional ATOs (P-ATO) available to a government agency. Today, we’d like to dive into the differences between the types of cloud offerings that are available. Those are infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), and Platform as …

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Back to basics: FedRAMP


We recently discussed the three unique paths to receiving a FedRAMP provisional authority to operate (P-ATO) and how to determine which type of FedRAMP P-ATO’d cloud platform is right for an agency’s applications. We determined that an agency should select the P-ATO’d cloud platform that is capable of meeting the agency’s security control requirements or is flexible enough to layer …

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Understanding the Multiple Versions of the FedRAMP ATOs


The purpose of FedRAMP is simple – to act as a common set of security controls that can be accepted government-wide. However, since the July 2014 FedRAMP rollout, this security risk management program has gotten increasingly complex. With the initial FedRAMP rollout, the Joint Authorization Board (JAB), which is comprised of the CIOs from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), …

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Now Offering Enhanced Cloud Security Service for Enterprise Web Applications

With the continuing growth of cloud-based services, we are also seeing an increased concern surrounding the security of the data stored within those cloud-based infrastructures. If the same standard of security found in physical IT environments cannot be easily integrated to the cloud, enterprises will experience gaps in their security that could increase risk and expose sensitive data. Knowing how …

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Cloud Migration is the Leading Concern of Cloud Adopters


On December 10th, Datapipe surveyed IT specialists and CIOs at the Argyle Executive Forum in New York and asked them to highlight their biggest concerns about adopting cloud IT solutions for their business. As a global operator with multi-platform hybrid IT solutions, our team of experienced professionals can offer some recommendations. The number one concern cited by event attendees was …

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