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jbowman3
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jbowman3,
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8/20/2013 | 10:12:24 PM
re: Homeland Security Picks Cloud For Training
Patience -- The statements the VIP CEO made concerning FedRAMP aren't entirely true:
"the Meridian solution has FedRAMP certification"

"We were fortunate and believed that one of our differentiators [was that] we were the only ones that already had it."

It is true that VIP teamed with CGI Federal who will provide the underlying IaaS which does hold a FedRAMP ATO, but VIP does not have a FedRAMP ATO, nor does the Meridan solution. For this solution to be FedRAMP complaint per OMB and FedRAMP guidance, Meridian will still need to seek a SaaS FedRAMP ATO. The "Meridian solution" does not have "FedRAMP certification".
David F. Carr
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8/16/2013 | 1:48:28 PM
re: Homeland Security Picks Cloud For Training
Funny that so many projects still don't include mobile as a phase one priority


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