“The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is in the process of moving to a multi-cloud acquisition strategy to store the increasing deluge of digital records it receives from other federal agencies.”
“We’re moving from off-premises storage solutions and into the cloud,” said Sheena Burrell, deputy CIO at NARA. The move, she said during a Sept. 24 AFCEA Bethesda webcast, will facilitate acceptance of records from other federal agencies that have moved to the cloud, but may not be using the same cloud vendor as NARA.”
“The move is in line with the record-keeping agency’s sharpening of its overall digital modernization plans for the last few years. It plans to stop taking in federal agencies’ paper records by the end of…” Read the full article here.
Source: NARA looks to multi-cloud – By Mark Rockwell, September 24, 2020. FCW.