The most recent iteration of the U.S. Army’s IT Enterprise Solutions contract—ITES-3H—is a notable step forward in the evolution of this contract. After the ITES-2H contract, originally award in 2014, was extended several times and had more than $1 billion added to its ceiling, it was time for a new format. Under ITES-3H, the contract is open to other defense agencies, although the Army is expected to account for the majority of the awards. This special report will present a series of articles explaining the evolution of ITES, the broad reaching impact of the new contract, its impact of cybersecurity, and what’s next for this contract format.
There’s an old management axiom that says, “You can’t manage what you can’t measure.” One possible addition to that bit of wisdom might be, “You can’t measure what you can’t see.” For government agency IT managers, whose job it is to ensure system uptime, it is becoming increasingly difficult to track performance across the IT infrastructure and its various systems and applications. Download this exclusive GameChanger to learn how agencies are achieving true enterprise visibility through monitoring data from all sources.
Under the Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI), federal agencies need to get their data center’s power usage effectiveness (PUE) lower than 1.5 by September 2018 to remain open. Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) assists in managing critical infrastructure in and around the data center. Learn how StruxureWare for Data Centers from Schneider Electric can help you comply with DCOI in this interactive graphic.
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