Policies and Standards

The Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI) updated in 2019 by OMB Memo M-19-19 supersedes the previous DCOI created under OMB Memo M-16-19 and fulfills the data center requirements of the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA). The DCOI policy is designed to improve Federal data center optimization, and builds on existing federal IT policy. Key policy documents are listed below.

Data Center Policy

Cloud Computing

Data Center Standards

Cloud Computing Standards

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Last Reviewed: 2019-08-21