DoD Data Center Consolidation Reflects Rising Impact of Cloud Computing




As part of a push across the entirety of the federal government, the Defense Department is consolidating its information technology initiatives by announcing its intent to close hundreds of data centers, with an expectation of more than $1 billion annual savings by FY 2016, according to DoD's recently released data center consolidation plan. The DoD released its report as a response to the Office of Management and Budget’s mandate for all federal agencies to publicly release their data...
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