Yesterday, President Obama, presented 6 Goals to improve Utility reliability, decrease dependence on fossil fuels, and provide funding for renewables while eliminating certain benefits traditionally available to coal plants. See the official White House fact sheet for more info:Obama’s Climate Action Plan
PFS, Perfect Forward Secrecy, isn’t a new topic by any means but it has come to the forefront of the privacy vs security debate. This is a good article / overview of web browser and web site support for PFS and why it matters in an SSL World where even your tweets and web searches are now SSL.
The Obama administration, yesterday, announced several new measures to strengthen utilities and combat climate change. Check out the link to Utility Dive.
PortolioStat is an IT portfolio management process and a decision support toolset to help CIO’s in Federal do better capital planning and infrastructure management while moving towards great shared solutions across the entire portfolio of resources.m-12-10_1
Steven VanRoekel, the Federal CIO issued a memorandum for the heads of executive departments and agencies recommending that Federal Data Center Consolidation become included in the goals and overarching activities of PortfolioStat.
See the attached memo for more details: M-13-09m-13-09