FDA's CIO pushes for Open Source, Cloud Computing

posted Apr 25, 2012, 8:36 AM by Bruce P. D'Sena   [ updated Apr 25, 2012, 8:36 AM ]
During an appearance in Boston this morning, Eric Perakslis, the FDA's chief information officer, presented part of his vision for transforming IT that supports regulation of products that comprise more than a fifth of U.S. commerce. Key ingredients? Expanded use of the Cloud and open source, increasing adoption of mobile devices, less paper and shorter projects overall.