“The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) plans to transition Healthcare.gov almost entirely to the cloud by April 2019, according to a senior official that oversees the website’s technical infrastructure.”
“Retired Colonel Bobby Saxon, who serves as chief technology officer for the Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight, the CMS agency that oversees Healthcare.gov, issued a mandate when he came aboard in January 2017 that the ACA exchange website would run entirely on the cloud by the end of the first quarter of 2019.”
“Saxon has led several cloud planning and analysis sessions over the last six months and issued a draft plan with “high-level milestones” for Healthcare.gov’s technical infrastructure…” Read the full article here.
Source: Healthcare.gov is moving to the cloud; 2018 downtime was less than expected – By Evan Sweeney, March 12, 2018. Fierce Healthcare.