TechNow w/ Steven Woodward, Cloud-Perspectives: Canada lagging in Cloud Adoption
March 31, 2014

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TechNow w/ Steven Woodward, Cloud-Perspectives: Canada lagging in Cloud adoption

CATA CEO John Reid interviews, Steven Woodward, CEO, Cloud-Perspectives on what Canada can learn from US experiences in adopting Cloud First. 

Mr. Woodward speaks to significant progress and returns from cloud and mobility adoption in the U.S., our largest market.  FedRamp, Patriot Act, Privacy, Mobile Devices, inter-operability are key topics.

He referred to remarks by the DoD CIO regarding the establishment of a mobile strategy for 3 million wireless devices and a cloud catalog for unclassified solutions, that was now expanding to classified solutions.

Mr. Woodward concluded that Canada is lagging behind in cloud adoption and the call to action was to organize briefings with U.S. officials as part of gaining insights into their approaches with a view to accelerating Canada's Cloud first model.

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