Join MeriTalk's Data Center Exchange for the third annual Data Center Brainstorm on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The event will bring together savvy Federal data center leaders to share best practices, collaborate on challenges, and discuss what is needed for effective consolidation.
Attendance is complimentary to governemnt registrants; industry rates apply.
For more event information, including sponsorships, please contact Alex Butera at (703) 883-9000 ext. 142 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLICK HERE to register.
June 25, 2014
This executive roundtable discussion is complimentary for government attendees.
If you have any questions regarding the meeting or if you would like to register, please RSVP to Alex Butera.
DATA CENTER RESOURCES
This year, FedTech asked the community to help find the best Federal technology blogs. They were overwhelmed by the response. Readers submitted 33 blogs and voted more than 300 times. FedTech rounded out the 50 with some of their favorites, making the list an incredible resource for the Federal IT community. Congrats to MeriTalk's My Cup of IT for making the top 50 list. Click here to learn more.
The DCX Download provides government data center professionals with information on upcoming initiatives to help the Federal government to clearly define and realize its date center goals. Issues contain updates on the latest data center news, upcoming events, and additional operational content. Read the full issue here.
Rory Schultz, deputy chief information officer, Food and Nutrition Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture at the 2013 Data Center Brainstorm
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) has made healthy progress on goals to consolidate its data centers, reflecting the government-wide push to reduce data center costs and avoid duplication. Click here for full article.
Dr. Michael Valivullah, chief technology officer, NASSIn a time of uncertainty for the future of the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative, there are some agencies that have not only completed the mandates set forth by the current administration - but have set the bar high for others to follow. Click here for full article.