Data centers

DOJ has closed 97 data centers and isn’t stopping there

by Billy Mitchell • 4 weeks ago

DOJ currently operates about a dozen on-premise data centers that it wants to trim to "three core data centers."

Architect of the Capitol has weak physical access controls at data center

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

The report covers physical access control policy concerns about a [redacted] data center at a [redacted] location.

Will Congress finally require agencies to make data centers more energy efficient?

by Dave Nyczepir • 2 months ago

A bill would require agencies to procure energy-saving IT and information on data center energy use to be made public.

DHS cloud migration faced initial training hurdle

by Dave Nyczepir • 3 months ago

The department is more concerned with security, network monitoring and application management than it is with which cloud it uses, said the Information Sharing & Services Office's executive director.

FDIC embraces ‘micro-perimeters’ in pursuit of zero trust

by Dave Nyczepir • 3 months ago

FDIC is among the agencies shrinking its security perimeter in order to open up its network for local offices.

OPM data center outage caused by ‘physical incident’

by Dave Nyczepir • 5 months ago

News about the July 10 breakdown comes as the Trump administration is arguing that a merger with GSA will solve OPM's legacy IT problems.

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