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May 30 2012

Data Center Consolidation: Progress, Strategies & Challenges
The once quick pace of data center closures as part of the federal data center consolidation initiative is slowing as agencies get past the easy wins and confront more difficult choices. Find out how some leading agencies are tackling the second, more challenging phase of consolidation.
Writer: John Moore, jmwriter AT verizon DOT net

Continuous Monitoring
Government security execs recognize that FISMA’s periodic compliance snapshots are not enough to keep up with rapidly evolving security threats. Learn why systems that can continuously monitor for security threats can fill the gap, and what it will take to build such capabilities.
Writer: Alan Joch, ajoch AT worldpath DOT net

Posted on Apr 02, 2012 at 12:20 PM


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