Data Center Optimization Initiative
Agencies continue to struggle with data center optimization
A total of 25 GAO recommendations regarding virtualization, availability, advanced energy metering and underutilized server metrics have gone unaddressed.
FITARA 14.0 scorecard will feature a revised methodology
Recent executive orders on cybersecurity and customer experience give the opportunity to revamp the scorecard.
GSA seeks fresh expertise to help improve transparency around IT spending
New IT staff will be tasked with supporting a range of project management and procurement functions.
GSA stresses agencies align IPv6 and zero-trust plans ahead of next week’s deadline
Agencies have until next week to submit their zero-trust architecture implementation plans, per President Biden's cybersecurity executive order.
Effective application rationalization eludes agencies
Too often chief information officers lack the data they need to make informed decisions about app inventories.
Report: OMB should devise a new server-use metric for agency data centers
Agencies currently report underused servers based on their own definitions, which ignores their progress toward efficiency goals, according to GAO.