© Reuters. NSA moves all its data to the cloud
- The NSA has moved most of its vast data resources to a classified cloud computing environment known as the Intelligence Community GovCloud, allowing analysts to rapidly “connect the dots” across all of the agency’s sources.
- Four years ago, the CIA awarded a $600M contract to Amazon Web Services (NASDAQ:AMZN) to develop a commercial cloud environment for the agencies.
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