Federal Cloud Computing Initiative


Publication: 2010-01-27


To support the Federal Cloud Computing Direction and Deployment Approach, the ITI Line of Business PMO has been refocused as the Cloud Computing PMO.


Name:Owen Ambur


Name:Cloud Computing Project Management Office



  • GSAGeneral Services Administration

  • Executive CommitteeCo-Chairs: Casey Coleman, GSA CIO, and Carl Staton, DOE Deputy CIO. Mission (objectives): * To provide executive level strategic guidance and direction for the Federal Cloud Computing Initiative. * To provide review and approval of Cloud Computing PMO and Working Group deliverables, as appropriate * To provide a regular interface with OMB and the Federal CIO. * To provide Executive-level sponsorship of the Cloud Computing initiative’s plans and direction so that they are effectively carried out at the Agency-level. * To set priorities for the Federal Cloud Computing initiative, in consultation with OMB and the Federal CIO.

  • Advisory CouncilChair: Peter Tseronis, Deputy Associate CIO, DOE. Membership: * Federal Agency IT Infrastructure Representatives. * Federal Enterprise Architects. Mission (objectives): * To provide Federal Agency subject matter expertise in support of the Federal Cloud Computing initiative and the ESC’s strategic direction. * To provide/represent Federal Agency Cloud Computing issues, requirements, and business needs. * To effectively disseminate the approved Federal Cloud Computing vision, strategy, and plans throughout their respective agencies. Facilitate Agency outreach activities. * To review the Federal Cloud Computing PMO’s deliverables, as appropriate and to provide specific feedback; * To execute specific tasks as assigned by the ESC and/or OMB. * To enable cross-functional collaboration with other related Federal initiatives – such as TIC, IPv6, FDCC, etc. * To share best practices and current activities.