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Navy aims to boost energy, data center efficiency at California bases

With assistance from Schneider Electric, the Navy expects to increase the reliability and capacity of the facilities, reduce overall operational and maintenance costs and add renewable sources to the its energy portfolio.

Ohio’s massive cloud migration pays off

Ohio’s massive cloud migration pays off

Since the state moved to a consolidated data center, it has migrated 22 state agencies into its cloud and saved $103 million.

The data center powering California’s water management

The data center powering California’s water management

The California Department of Water Resources’ software-defined data center reduces complexity, increases security and speeds the deployment of business systems.

research center opens for arctic data

Research center opens for Arctic data

As the primary repository for Arctic information, the Arctic Data Center will provide scientists with contextually rich data and research tools, such as software, workflows and provenance information.

Oracle pulls its cloud into the data center

Oracle pulls its cloud into the data center

Oracle's Cloud at Customer offering installs the same hardware, software and operational services available from the Oracle public cloud directly into organizations’ data centers.

Hawaii to move IT systems to university data center

Hawaii to move IT systems to university data center

The data center colocation will give the state access to a modern facility for enterprise servers, storage and communications.

Agencies make progress  on data center consolidation

Agencies make progress on data center consolidation

While agencies have collectively made progress on closing data centers, the Government Accountability Office finds they must establish clear goals to continue making progress and accurately assess future savings.

What’s behind most data center outages?

What’s behind most data center outages?

Cyber crimes and equipment failures may run far behind human error.

Microsoft

Microsoft tests undersea data center pod

Project Natick reflects Microsoft’s pursuit of sustainable data center solutions that offer lower cooling costs and less latency.

Online tool streamlines Army application migration

Online tool streamlines Army application migration

The Army Application Migration Pre-assessment Tool helps systems owners collect the data needed for migration planning.

Data center of the future: 5 key elements

Data center of the future: 5 key elements

Powerful, streamlined data center operations will give agencies the infrastructure they need to handle future demands.

Pittsburgh innovation roadmap

Pittsburgh on the road to ‘inclusive innovation’

Forty-three percent of the initiatives in the Pittsburgh Roadmap for Inclusive Innovation are underway.

Topic Resources

  • Understanding Data Center Modernization Options

    As government agencies modernize data centers, there are many options for complying with mandates, streamlining operations, and reducing costs. Cutting-edge technologies, such as Flash, paired with cloud operations, adds speed and efficiency. Modernizing data center management also can accelerate workload processing, optimize data analytics, and increase security.

  • Enabling the Data-Driven Economy in the Cognitive Era

    Government leaders have to consider and weigh many variables as they undertake the mission to improve the lives of citizens. They are continually challenged to improve program outcomes, optimize service delivery, and strengthen security, safety and resilience. They face these challenges knowing they have to build capabilities to identify hidden patterns, apply insight with speed and build knowledge that will better enable them to enhance and protect the economic vitality of the citizens and communities they serve.

  • Mission Possible! Your cognitive future in Government

    Welcome to the age of cognitive computing, where intelligent machines simulate human brain capabilities to help solve society’s most vexing problems. Early adopters in government and other industries are already realizing significant value from this innovative technology, and its potential to transform government is enormous. Currently, cognitive systems are helping government organizations navigate complexity in operational environments and foster improved engagement with constituents. Our research indicates that government leaders are poised to embrace this groundbreaking technology and invest in cognitive capabilities to improve outcomes for government organizations across mission areas.

  • Compliance is Made Easier with Certain Steps

    State and local agencies have to prioritize which regulations are most applicable and find efficient ways to ensure compliance—a task made more challenging by insufficient human and financial resources.


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