Cloud Service Procurement and Contracting: Lessons from Internet2 NET+
This panel will discuss issues in procuring and contracting cloud services and the impact that community committees can have in "negotiating once." Learn how legal counsel and procurement specialists from higher ed institutions have developed standard contracts and approaches to procurement that are providing best practices to our community.
Outcomes: Understand how community-based negotiating provides better cloud contracting and procurement * Learn how to participate in the "community cloud" process of the Internet2 NET+ program
Research Affiliate, Sloan School of Mgmt, MIT
Jill SchunkAssociate Vice President, Procurement Services, Indiana University
Jack SuessVice President of IT & CIO, University of Maryland, Baltimore County