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Data Center

News articles related to data centers

How to be Cloud Smart

By: Dan Pomeroy, DCOI Managing Partner PMO, GSA | 06 Jun 2017

This blog entry was originally published on June 14th, 2016 on the GSA blog. Recently, GSA’s Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI) Program Management Office (PMO) published a whitepaper on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Considerations for the Data Center Community. The purpose of the paper is to share successes, lessons...

Tags: 2017

Laying the Foundation for a More Secure and Modern Government

By: Tony Scott | 22 Nov 2016

This blog entry was originally published on October 27th, 2016 on the White House blog. America’s spirit of ingenuity and entrepreneurship created the world’s most innovative economy and keeps us dominant in today’s digital age. Indeed, in 1985 about 2,000 people used the Internet; today, 3.2 billion people do. What...

Tags: 2016

Building a Data Center Community of Practice

By: Dan Pomeroy, DCOI Managing Partner PMO, GSA | 20 Oct 2016

This blog entry was originally published on October 19th, 2016 on the GSA blog. This month over one hundred government data center representatives from around the country participated in the second meeting of the Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI) Community of Practice (CoP). The CoP is a forum driven by...

Tags: 2016

A Fresh Approach to Optimizing Federal Data Centers

By: Dominic Sale, Office of Government-wide Policy, GSA | 16 Aug 2016

This blog entry was originally published on August 10, 2016 on the GSA blog. Last week, we announced that GSA’s Office of Government-wide Policy (OGP) will serve as the Managing Partner for OMB’s Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI) to help federal agencies implement the data center provisions of the Federal...

Tags: 2016

Promoting the Use of Green IT

By: Tony Scott | 02 Aug 2016

This blog entry by Tony Scott was originally published on August 1st, 2016 on the White House blog. Today, the Administration is taking action to accelerate efforts to increase the efficiency of Federal data centers, reduce costs, and improve the overall information technology (IT) security posture of the Federal Government....

Tags: 2016