DevOps is generally accepted as the project management methodology that brings together IT and operations with developers throughout the entire IT production lifecycle. Traditionally, IT and operations have worked in…
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What does freedom mean to you? The answer will vary greatly depending on who you ask. As Americans, we have the privilege of living in a free land that has…
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When it comes to helping federal agencies with their data management challenges partnerships are vital to success.  Partners work in concert to create best in class solutions that tackle complex…
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The idea of moving to the cloud has been a mainstay of federal agency IT plans for what seems like years.  Despite the prevalence of conversations, conference panels, and cloud…
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The GEOINT Symposium, hosted and produced by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) is the nation’s largest gathering of industry, academia, and government to include defense, intelligence and homeland…
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Hybrid cloud implementations are, without a doubt, on the rise, but why? The simple answer is, when it comes to cloud technology, often times, there is not a one size…
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Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) is a solution built upon the idea of simplicity and ease of use with storage, compute, and networking capabilities located in a single piece of hardware. While…
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With an estimated 44 trillion gigabytes of data being created and copied by 2020, data consumption is growing at tremendous rates, and now more than ever, agencies must be prepared…
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GovDataDownload (GDD): Can you tell us about your role at NetApp? Erica Good (EG): I’m a Systems Engineer for NetApp US Public Sector and in my role I work closely…
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There is no one correct way for a government agency – whether federal, state, or local – to approach making the transition to the cloud. Between an agency’s culture and…
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