Posts Tagged: FDCCI

How will you avoid the FDCCI Squeeze?

More than halfway to the 2015 FDCCI deadline, agencies are facing major consolidation challenges – uncertainty about their ability to meet the deadline, finding budget for consolidation, and shutting down or consolidating applications. Without mission owner support, consolidation stalls and agencies miss out on opportunities to save money, boost efficiencies, and free up dollars thatRead… Read more »

Federal Opportunity Alert: BI & Reporting Needs at OMB & GSA

by Chris Wiedemann, Analyst If you’ve been following the progress of the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative (FDCCI), you might have seen a recent GAO report that contained some mixed messages about the program’s progress. First, the good news: according to the report, agencies have already closed around 420 data centers, with another 968 plannedRead… Read more »

My Cup of IT: Data Center Comedy

By Steve O’Keeffe — Who thought that DCC stood for Data Center Comedy? Nothing humorous about FDCCI – well, I beg to differ. Meet Data Center Dave. He’s MeriTalk’s newest creation – shorter and funnier than the Cloudboys. Dave is the Federal Data Center manager. Dave feels like everyone’s out to shut him downRead… Read more »

My Cup of IT: FDCCI — Is the Price Right?

By Steve O’Keeffe – Two blogs this week. Focus on Data Center Consolidation savings. You can read the consolidated version now, and the built out version later – if it takes your fancy. Snapshot – Come on Down OMB published agencies’ data center consolidation plans on October 7 – all but DoD, who’s AWOL.Read… Read more »