ICPSR's Bryan Beecher quoted in Detroit Free Press

*Bryan Beecher*, ICPSR's director of Computing and Network Services, was interviewed for a recent column in the Detroit Free Press regarding cloud computing.

In the piece, Beecher talks about the flexibility, efficiency, and cost savings that cloud computing can provide.

ICPSR currently uses the cloud (i.e., computing services resources on the Internet) for hosting Web portals, storing one off-site, encrypted copy of our archival holdings, managing data leads and contacts, and promotion.