Infographics

ThunderCat and Cisco, Coaches Corner

With remote work being touted as the “new normal”, agencies are empowering their employees to work beyond the conventional four walls – increasing virtual collaboration capabilities through video calls, instant messaging, and digital conferencing. MeriTalk, Cisco, and ThunderCat partnered to document the Federal government’s journey to secure web-based collaboration. We examined how agencies are utilizing…

Unleash the Data Pipeline

The Federal government views data as one of its most strategic assets, and new policies, including the Federal Data Strategy and OPEN Government Data Act, are guiding agencies as they mature data management strategies. The challenge is that new technology, including IoT, is accelerating data creation exponentially. Federal teams are rethinking how they store, manage,…

Unstructured Data, Untapped Potential

Unstructured data is growing exponentially in the Federal government.  What steps are agencies taking to unlock its potential? ThunderCat Technology and Dell Technologies deploy solutions to minimize data complexity and maximize data value. Download our infographic to learn more!

Infrastructure Psychology: Overvaluing Outdated Data Centers

MeriTalk, in partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS), surveyed Public Sector Summit 2019 registrants to understand how they assess data center value and why some find it so hard to let go. Download Here

Agencies Find New Momentum in the ‘Cloud Smart’ Age

In 2018, the White House issued Cloud Smart, its first cloud policy update since 2010. Federal agencies newly equipped with the resources to advance their security, procurement, and workforce needs are racing to take advantage of this new strategy. But do employees approve of the progress so far? Government Business Council’s 2019 poll of the…

Shedding Light on Invisible Data

If information is the fuel that drives government action, data analysis is the refinery. Advancements in data management give federal agencies new tools for collecting, processing, and organizing their data for enhanced mission outcomes. In an April 2018 poll of over 200 federal government civilians and active duty military, Government Business Council (GBC) identified a…

Dominion Over Data: A Candid Poll on Federal Data Management and Information Access

Federal agencies collect more data today than ever before, and managing it effectively entails navigating a range of issues — from security of citizen records, to employee access on-the-go, to sharing data across multiple environments, and more. To find out if agencies have full command of their data operations, Government Business Council (GBC) polled a…

ThunderCat VMware NSX

VMware NSX Data Center is the network virtualization platform for the Software-De ned Data Center (SDDC), delivering networking and security entirely in software, abstracted from the underlying physical infrastructure. NSX Data Center enables the Virtual Cloud Network, providing pervasive, end-to-end connectivity for your apps and data, wherever they are. Download to learn more about VMware…

The Next Generation of Government IT: HCI Infographic

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…