To show federal leadership and support for the NIST technology role in U.S. Government agency adoption of cloud computing to reduce costs and improve services and to strengthen relationships with the private sector.
NIST is hosting its fifth Cloud Computing Forum & Workshop on June 5-7, 2012. The format is a 2-day Forum followed by a 1-day hands-on Workshop. The event:
- calibrates the NIST Cloud Computing program and USG Cloud Computing Technology Roadmap initiative with external stakeholders;
- features panels focusing on Federal and private sector topics of interest and showcases work completed through NIST chaired public working groups.