Microsoft claims Google Apps for Government doesn't meet security certification that Google has touted. Google says Microsoft is wrong.
The software giant, which alleged that Google's rival technology lacked the federal accreditation, gets FISMA-certification for its Business Productivity Online Services-Federal product.
Only half of one of the security holes previously identified on the government's health care site has been patched, while new ones have since been uncovered, says the head of a security consulting firm.
The next president and Congress will have an obligation to figure out how to proceed with a strategic plan for IT and information security.
Google is now offering up its Google Apps suite to federal, state, and local governments. Features remain the same, but what Google is doing with data and security makes things interesting.
With Microsoft winning a USDA cloud computing project, Google claims it was denied the opportunity to bid for the agency's business.
Amazon Web Services is bringing secure cloud computing to government agencies and contractors with a new service region.
New Microsoft cloud-computing service offers federal agencies a high level of security, including biometric access control and fingerprinting for background checks.
An unconfirmed report says that a pump was destroyed in attack on a water utility system.
General Services Administration becomes the first federal agency to move all its e-mail to the cloud, awarding a $6.7 million contract to pay for Google Apps for Government.