Federal 100: Mark Weber

Mark Weber
President, U.S. Public Sector
NetApp

The work: Helped agencies meet the goals of the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative and capitalize on private-sector best practices to ease the transition to the cloud.

The impact: Weber helped give federal leaders the confidence to move from being cautious adopters to IT innovators.

The nuts and bolts: Weber worked with agencies to identify optimization metrics and potential cost savings in data center consolidation. Recognizing the growing demand for big data capabilities, he was also a key advocate for NetApp’s acquisition of Engenio, a technology that supports high-performance computing; full-motion video; and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions

Read more about the 2012 Federal 100 award winners.

About the Author

Camille Tuutti is a former FCW staff writer who covered federal oversight and the workforce.

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