Federal 100: David DeVries
- By John Stein Monroe
- Mar 28, 2012
Deputy CIO, Information Management, Integration and Technology
The work: Guiding the development of DOD’s IT Enterprise Strategy and Roadmap and leading the department’s data center consolidation initiative.
The impact: DeVries’ work amounts to a re-engineering of DOD’s approach to delivering IT services, which will shape investment decisions for years to come.
The nuts and bolts: DeVries’ oversight and feedback were crucial to developing a strategy that was focused and achievable. His thoroughness also contributed to the department’s success in closing 57 data centers in fiscal 2011, exceeding its target by five.
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John Stein Monroe, a former editor-in-chief of FCW, is the custom editorial director for the 1105 Public Sector Media Group.