Data Center Optimization Initiative
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.
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.