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Department of Defense

Virtualize to the Greatest Extent Possible

I managed a virtualization project that ended in June 2011. We virtualized our entire SAP landscape that was across 22 physical SPARC systems and over 90 zones. We consolidated into 4 X86 servers using Citrix XenServer and Red Hat Linux. XenServer is less expensive than VMWare and performs just as well if not better. We will have a ROI of over 150K/year through this consolidation (power and cooling load was also reduced... more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

Eliminate Spending on Promotional Trinkets

This idea applies to ALL government agencies. Eliminate all spending on promotional trinkets. The cumulative cost of the trinkets is excessive and the time spent ordering the trinkets is wasteful. The trinkets collect dust, often end up unused, and shouldn't be paid for by taxpayers.

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