At a conference focusing on management of federal data centers, Schneider Electric's Bob Massie spelled out a dozen areas to target.
Agencies are seeing benefits from consolidation, though most can't quantify cost savings, according to a MeriTalk survey. And 56 percent of IT pros grade agencies' efforts at "C" or below.
Entirely virtualized, software-defined data centers will change service delivery for everyone from the citizen to the warfighter, experts say.
Facility in Richmond, Va., will speed up development and deployment of secure cloud computing services
Iron Mountain offers a secure, multitenant underground facility with portfolio services for data migration, networking, tape handling and recycling of data center assets.
Government sysadmins are capable of innovation, but it's tough when you're busy maintaining the status quo via manual processes.
Discovery/Alert 7.0 installs nodes at each data location, allowing analysts to query structured and unstructured data simultaneously.
Agencies are starting to catch on to the idea that software, not hardware, is the key to efficient storage.
Nimbus Data's software offers cloud architects moving to all-flash data centers advanced analytics, an open API and management tools for mobile.
Building a new data center? Maybe, VCE's Vblock is right for you. Want customization? Try NetApp's FlexPod.
The state is putting its IT assets into a primary data center and will use a private cloud infrastructure to deliver services.
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory will open a facility this summer that will reuse every bit of its energy.