data consolidation

  • Cybersecurity hiring a ‘nonstop venture’ as DOJ pursues holistic strategy

    Always be recruiting. That’s the advice Melinda Rogers, deputy chief information officer at the Justice Department, has for anyone trying to maintain a cybersecurity staff.

  • FTC to speed up its journey to the cloud

    Raghav Vajjhala, the chief information officer of the FTC, said a new blanket purchase agreement with four vendors will help the agency take a low risk approach to IT modernization.

  • Steve Beltz, Senior Consultant, Guidance Software

    Federal agencies need three critical ingredients in place for data to make a lasting impact on their mission. That’s according to Steve Beltz, senior consultant for Guidance Software, and former assistant director of the Recovery Operations Center for the RAT Board. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he promoted the “three-legged stool approach” to federal agency data.

  • Handling large data sets in a secure environment

    Kerry Weems, the vice president and general manager for Health Solutions for General Dynamics Information Technology will discuss data collection and IT security. May 28, 2013

  • Managing change at your agency

    Rick Kerestesy and Doug Berry from the Ambit Group discuss how federal CIO’s can effectively enact and manage change. March 22, 2013

  • Consolidating data centers? Look out for these problems.

    Your agency is consolidating data centers, but you might run into a few problems along the way. The Commerce Department has closed six. Simon Szykman, CIO for Commerce, explains how to make this consolidation process as smooth as possible.

  • IT opportunities exist despite budget doom and gloom

    Input’s Angie Petty outlines some of the IT opportunities for federal contractors.

  • Navy moves ahead with IT data consolidation

    The Navy is moving ahead with its technology consolidation initiative by putting an end to spending money on new servers, server upgrades and data centers. Under a new directive, any spending for servers or data…

  • Data consolidation will take a village

    The word has came down from the White House: Consolidate or otherwise reduce the number of federal data centers by half. Doug Washburn with Forrester Research tells us how it can be done.