Navy Sizes Up Several Approaches To Cut IT Costs

By Lee Hudson / August 23, 2011 at 8:09 PM
The Navy's top information technology official said today the service will start cutting IT costs through a combination of closing data centers, scaling back on the number of applications it uses, and spending money more wisely. Data center consolidation is something industry has found to be a good way to save, Terry Halvorsen, the Navy's chief information officer, told reporters during a media roundtable today at the Pentagon. "You had to build data centers almost everywhere you had a large...

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