Q: What are the prerequisites before I can deploy the Compliant Framework for Federal and DoD Workloads in AWS GovCloud (US) solution?
A: The AWS account used to launch the solution must be enabled to access AWS GovCloud (US) and you must be authorized to create accounts in the AWS GovCloud (US) Region. For more information about the AWS GovCloud (US) Region, refer to the AWS GovCloud (US) User Guide.
Q: I have deployed the Compliant Framework for Federal and DoD Workloads in AWS GovCloud (US); is my environment now considered DoD CC SRG or CMMC compliant?
A: No. This solution will not, by itself, make you DoD CC SRG or CMMC compliant. It provides the foundational infrastructure from which additional complimentary solutions can be integrated. You must review, evaluate, assess, and approve the solution in compliance with your organization’s particular security features, tools, and configurations. It is your responsibility to determine which regulatory requirements are applicable for your particular workload, and to ensure that you comply with all applicable requirements.
Q: Can I deploy Compliant Framework for Federal and DoD Workloads in AWS GovCloud (US) in any AWS Region?
A: By default, this solution will deploy into AWS GovCloud (US-West) and can be customized to deploy into AWS GovCloud (US-East). Please contact AWS Professional Services or your AWS account manager for more information.
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