Leadership and Responsibilities

All data center infrastructure and services, including contracts for third-party data centers and services agency-wide, shall be managed by the agency CIO in a manner consistent with FITARA7 and OMB Memorandum M-15-14, “Management and Oversight of Information Technology.”8 The agency CIO shall be responsible for implementing and measuring progress toward meeting the goals set forth in this memorandum.


7 Title VIII, Subtitle D of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2015, Pub. L. No. 113-291.

8 OMB Memorandum M-15-14, “Management and Oversight of Federal Information Technology,” June 10, 2015, https://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/omb/memoranda/2015/m-15-14.pdf.