Azure Government

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79 Azure Government services now authorized for DoD IL5 workloads
79 Azure Government services now authorized for DoD IL5 workloads
Just over a year ago, we announced the expansion of support for Department of Defense Security Requirements Guide (DoD SRG) Impact Level 5 (IL5) to all Azure Government regions – today we have 79 services authorized for IL5 workloads in Azure Government, enabling mission owners with more services at IL5 than any other cloud provider. ...
CMMC with Microsoft Azure: Security Assessment & Situational Awareness (8 of 10)
CMMC with Microsoft Azure: Security Assessment & Situational Awareness (8 of 10)
This is the eighth in a ten-part blog series where we’ll demonstrate principles of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification aligned with Microsoft Azure. Subsequent blogs in the series will delve into system & communications protection and system & information integrity. In this eighth blog of the series we will explore how to ...
Integrated compliance in Azure with Xacta 360
Integrated compliance in Azure with Xacta 360
This guest post contributed by Vicky Frescas and Tirtza Bernstein of Telos Corporation covers how to use Xacta® 360 with Azure and Azure Government. Learn more by attending the upcoming Accelerating ATO on Azure webinar on May 28 at 2PM EST. Telos Corporation recently announced the Xacta® 360 integration with Microsoft Azure Government to...
Meetup replay: Gov IT modernization in the era of COVID-19
Meetup replay: Gov IT modernization in the era of COVID-19
Our April Microsoft Azure Government meetup featured innovative demos and influential speakers in the federal space from the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), CGI Federal, C3.ai, and Microsoft discussing strategies, challenges and tools for driving government IT modernization along the impacts COVID-19 brings to these efforts. Microsoft’s ...
Join us online May 27: The rise of DevSecOps in gov software initiatives
Join us online May 27: The rise of DevSecOps in gov software initiatives
Government is rethinking how it approaches software development and use of tooling in its technology programs by using more flexible methods to streamline the process and to improve cybersecurity from the start. Double clicking on a previous DevSecOps meetup, this month’s Azure Government DC Meetup takes us deeper into advances in tooling, ...
Azure HD Insight Enterprise Security Package now in Azure Government
Azure HD Insight Enterprise Security Package now in Azure Government
Now available in Azure Government, the Azure HDInsight Enterprise Security Package (ESP) provides Active Directory-based authentication, multi-user support, and role-based access control for HDInsight clusters. Azure HDInsight offers several methods to address enterprise security needs, and most of these solutions aren't activated by ...