While the IC’s research organization looks into adding security to cloud environments, in the here and now, intelligence agencies are sharing more data.
A new classification of systems is emerging under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). So-called FedRAMP ready systems are those which have "demonstrated readiness to meet the FedRAMP requirements," according to the program website. "FedRAMP ready systems allow potential agency customers and authorizing officials a starting point to initiate an authorization." Read more here.