The new White House policy for optimizing data centers, as covered by Nextgov earlier this month, has for the most part been well received by government and industry. The Office of Management and Budget Data Center Optimization Initiative supersedes the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative launched by the OMB in 2010, and is designed to advance efforts beyond the physical closing of data centers to IT optimization…
For those of you who missed this nice piece by Randy Boggess, head of cloud solutions marketing at Unify, I’ve included the article link here: http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2016/03/new-omb-data-center-initiative-can-help-break-agency-silos/126852/
Paul Bender handles global public sector marketing for Unify. His scope of responsibilities include issues related to Federal, State and Local governments. Paul is a public sector marketing veteran with 20 years of experience focused on strategy, planning, and program management.