MIIT Issues Guidelines for Cloud Computing E-Government Platform

The Ministry of Industry & Information Technology (MIIT) issued Guidelines for Top-Level Design of Cloud Computing-based Public E-Government Platforms on February 20th, 2013. The Guidelines offer general advice to governmental cloud-based public e-government platform infrastructure design.  

It is also worth noting that the Guidelines also emphasize the role of the Multi-Level Protection Scheme (MLPS) and the adoption of indigenous software and hardware for cloud computing systems.

For more information, please refer to the news article in Chinese.