Data Center Optimization Initiative
Michael Rigas claims acting Federal CIO role
The triple-hatted official replaced Suzette Kent back in July, according to his LinkedIn, though OMB did not provide an official start date.
Facilities remain vulnerable to cyberattacks even without OMB’s ‘data center’ label
The Office of Management and Budget narrowed its definition to focus closure efforts but ended important oversight in the process, according to the Government Accountability Office.
DOJ has closed 97 data centers and isn’t stopping there
DOJ currently operates about a dozen on-premise data centers that it wants to trim to "three core data centers."
Data Center Optimization issue throws wrench in otherwise stable FITARA 8.0 scorecard
While no agency scored an A for overall IT management, there were, for the second time running, no failing grades either.
OMB finalizes new data center policy
The White House has set in stone the tweaks to the Data Center Optimization Initiative that it proposed in November.
VA missing opportunities to close data centers and save money, IG finds
Lack of clear communication from leadership is to blame, investigators argue.