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New Study Reveals Billions in Data Center Consolidation

A new report on the government’s efforts to shut down its costly and ungainly federal data centers reveals the government could cash in on the consolidation to the tune of $18 billion. The new report, “Federal Data Center Consolidation: Measure to Manage Report,” a joint project of government IT network …

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OMB Thinks Green on Data Center Consolidation

Federal Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra has long promoted the Office of Management and Budget’s efforts to shutter government data centers in a push to save costs and prepare the foundation for federal cloud-computing platforms. But a new partnership between OMB and the Council on Environmental Quality now means one …

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Feds Learn How to Count (Data Centers)

The Office of Management and Budget recently announced it was shuttering and consolidating federal centers throughout the country. However, after OMB completed its reviews of the centers before the consolidation, it discovered there are nearly 1,000 more data centers than initial estimates, Data Center Knowledge reports. The previous underestimated number …

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