Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)FILE- In this March 30, 2019, file photo the Dome of the U.S. Capitol Building is visible as cherry blossom trees bloom on the West Lawn in Washington. On Wednesday, April 10, the Treasury Department releases federal budget data for March. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

When it comes to the data center debate, time to fish or cut bait

During the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) scorecard hearing, Federal CIO Clare Martorana outlined her four priorities.

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OMB finalizes data center policy, fueling FITARA hearing

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Suzette Kent

Over last 18 months, Federal CIO Kent’s goal is create a continuous improvement mindset

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Army cracks down on data centers, telling commanders where and when to conduct closures

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DISA embraces new role as DoD’s sole provider of big data centers

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CIO Council reorganizes, seeks more active role

The council is restructuring to match the Obama administration’s technology priorities for innovation, governance and cybersecurity. It will now operate…

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DoD needs to consolidate data centers to become more efficient

A Congressional Research Service report found DoD accounts for 63 percent of energy consumption in the U.S. The White House’s move to consolidate data…

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Navy takes aim at software, server spending

The Navy has set initial target dates to plan for a more efficient IT infrastructure, including data center consolidation, virtualization and enterprise software licensing. As a first step, the service says it needs to get a better handle on how many software licenses it actually owns.

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