Oracle announced the availability of the Oracle Government Cloud, its suite of secure cloud applications built specifically for government.
Oracle owns, manages and certifies the underlying technology for Oracle Government Cloud. The company is initially offering Software as a Service (SaaS). Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) options will be available soon.
“We are very excited to meet our public sector customers’ demands for a highly secure, robust suite of cloud solutions built for government. The maturity and transparency of the standards-based Oracle Government Cloud will enable agencies to confidently move mission-critical government applications to the cloud without compromising security, performance, or reliability. We are committed to helping agencies enhance operational efficiency through the cloud,” said Mark Johnson, senior vice president, Oracle Public Sector.