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Needs vary by public sector organization but there are four major categories of prime importance to public sector CIOs, cost containment, security, worker support and the satisfaction of the citizens must drive public sector cloud initiatives.
Public sector CIOs and their IT teams scrambled to make telework effective and secure in light of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Although the transition to working remotely was abrupt, agencies’ ability to successfully fulfill their missions often hinged on their cloud platform and services. The National Association of State CIOs (NASCIO) lists cloud services as #3 on its list of CIO Top 10 Priorities for 2021.
Now, as the pandemic subsides, it’s an ideal time for government agencies to evaluate their technological challenges and address computing needs. Cloud-based services offer four distinct benefits to address the needs of public sector organizations.