Combines the integrated cloud fabric of VCE’s Vblock with CSC’s managed services and cybersecurity
CSC has unveild CSC CloudCompute for Government (CCFG), which provides infrastructure as a service (IaaS) for CSC’s new federal community cloud that is built using National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidelines and allows for future as a service offerings.
CSC CloudCompute for Government is designed primarily for US federal agencies and government personnel and it delivers the increased agility and scalability to respond to changing requirements at a fraction of the cost of a private cloud or a traditional data centre, by providing the flexibility of a public cloud.
In addition, CloudCompute for Government is built on multi-tenancy architecture and it combines the fully integrated cloud fabric of VCE’s Vblock with CSC’s managed services and cybersecurity.
CloudCompute for Government’s pay-as-you-go pricing structure aligns with the emerging buying alternative to only pay for services utilised and it is suitable for clients with information systems processing data at FISMA Moderate and FISMA Low system classification levels.
Protected by CSC’s holistic defense-in-depth security framework, CloudCompute for Government delivers physical and logical security, virtual machines, access control and data integrity needed to support mission-critical applications.
CSC’s CloudCompute for Government data centres and IT service management centres provide redundancy and disaster recovery capabilities. Support staff are US citizens with the appropriate federal agency personnel clearance levels.
CSC North American Public Sector president James W. Sheaffer said CSC’s CloudCompute for Government is ideal for a variety of government applications and services and allows agencies to speed time to production, optimise constrained resources and reduce costs.
"This cloud offering addresses the federal agencies’ need to comply with security mandates and positions CSC for success in an emerging high-growth market segment," said Sheaffer.