Oct 11 2022

NASCIO 2022: Arizona CIO J.R. Sloan on the Evolution of StateRAMP

StateRAMP creates an efficient way for cloud vendors to show state and local governments that their solutions meet required security standards to protect data. Arizona CIO J.R. Sloan, president of StateRAMP and one of its founders, explains how the authorization works and next steps.

For more insights from our coverage of NASCIO 2022, click here.


    J.R. Sloan, CIO, Arizona

Video Highlights

  • StateRAMP has more than 20 participating state, local and education organizations.
  • StateRAMP authorization makes the procurement cycle for state and local governments more efficient, since vendors are approaching the process already verified for security.
  • Vendors go through continuous monitoring to ensure their solutions are meeting required security standards and protecting data.