The Next Generation of Government IT Hyperconverged Infrastructure

January 30, 2018

Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) is a next generation IT infrastructure that consolidates computing, storage and network resources into a single piece of commodity hardware that is orchestrated by a software-centric architecture. To understand the implications of HCI to government work, GovLoop surveyed 165 public servants regarding their current and future IT infrastructure needs. The results of that survey are included in this infographic and they send a clear message. Government needs better technology and hyperconverged infrastructures are the solution.

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USPS OIG

"The U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General (OIG) plays a key role in maintaining the integrity and accountability of America’s postal service, its revenue and assets, and its employees. With almost $68 billion in revenue, the Postal Service is at the core of a more than $1.3 trillion mailing industry that employs more than 8 million people. The nearly 487,000 employees of the Postal Service compose one of the largest civilian federal workforce in the country. Delivering more than 155.4 billion pieces of mail yearly to 154 million delivery points and operating 31,000 postal facilities, America’s postal system is one of the government’s most trusted entities. The USPS OIG, an independent agency within the Postal Service under the general supervision of nine presidentially appointed governors, employs more than 1,125 auditors, investigators, and professional support personnel stationed in more than 100 offices to meet the challenge of preserving this trust."

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"The U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General (OIG) plays a key role in maintaining the integrity and accountability of America’s postal service, its revenue and assets, and its employees. With almost $68 billion in revenue, the Postal Service is at the core of a more than $1.3 trillion mailing industry that employs more than 8 million people. The nearly 487,000 employees of the Postal Service compose one of the largest civilian federal workforce in the country. Delivering more than 155.4 billion pieces of mail yearly to 154 million delivery points and operating 31,000 postal facilities, America’s postal system is one of the government’s most trusted entities. The USPS OIG, an independent agency within the Postal Service under the general supervision of nine presidentially appointed governors, employs more than 1,125 auditors, investigators, and professional support personnel stationed in more than 100 offices to meet the challenge of preserving this trust."

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