Consolidating Mission-critical Systems in Today’s Public Sector Environment

Segment 1 - Best Practices in Consolidation

wfedstaff | April 17, 2015 5:57 pm

Government agencies are challenged to reduce the cost of government while maintaining constituent level of service. With security, privacy and performance requirements at an all-time high, complying with OMB mandates to consolidate 800 datacenters by 2017 is requiring agencies to balance risks of reduced cost and the reliability of delivering a secure and predictable solution. Traditional legacy systems supporting mission-critical applications deliver the security, predictability and reliability today and agencies are challenged to maintain the same attributes in a new consolidated model.


Moderator: Tom Temin – Host of The Federal Drive, Federal News Radio

Panelists:

Bernard Mazer – CIO, Department of the Interior
Sean Torpey – Director for Infrastructure and Operations Services, Federal Aviation Administration
Jeff Porter – Director of Platform Technologies, CIO office, Fairfax County
John Kunzier – Director, Forward! Marketing, Unisys
Jason Kimrey – Director, Federal Sales, Intel