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In This Issue:
New Urgency For Server Virtualization: As government agencies close data centers, they must drive up utilization of their remaining systems. That requires a well-conceived virtualization strategy.
New Federal CIO's To-Do List: Steven VanRoekel, the new federal CIO, faces a daunting list of challenges.
Data Center Consolidation Deadlines: A directive by outgoing federal CIO Vivek Kundra lays out new deliverables for the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative.
Rise Of Employee-Owned Devices: The Department of Veterans Affairs may let employees use their own mobile devices, but security is the sticking point.
Open Government Through APIs: Two federal agencies have released APIs that developers can use to build applications that incorporate government data.