Stories by Dirk A.D. Smith

Exclusive: Inside the NSA's private cloud

The National Security Agency (NSA) had a problem familiar to any enterprise IT manager executive: it was running out of space for hundreds of disparate relational databases that contain everything from back-office information to intelligence on foreign interests. And it needed to consolidate those databases to make it easier for NSA analysts to do their job.

Dirk A.D. Smith | 29 Sep | Read more