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IT Modernization

Unleash high-velocity digital operations by modernizing your data center, cloud and application solutions.

Delivering citizen services, mission success, and greater IT efficiencies requires federal agencies to leverage modern digital capabilities. This premise lies at the heart of the Government’s Cloud First, Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI), and other digital government initiatives.

Swish helps federal agencies smartly modernize existing environments by adopting new thinking and approaches to federal IT challenges, replacing legacy environments that are expensive to operate, complex to manage, difficult to defend, and increasingly incapable of meeting expectations.

Our approach relies on:

Facilitating effective communications with the agency customer to break down internal silos that impede effective solutions.

Gaining a thorough understanding of the customer’s current and destination environments so performance baselines, success metrics, and milestones are well established, monitored and continuously optimized.

Well-designed, integrated, leading-edge solutions that are built around the federal customer’s business needs, budget and timing to ensure expectations are met and time-to-value is minimized.

Data Center Modernization

Data centers represent the single biggest category of IT infrastructure spend for federal agencies. So maximizing their energy efficiency, power usage effectiveness (PUE), virtualization, server utilization, and facility utilization is critical to lowering O&M spending and freeing up dollars for modernization.


Federal agencies’ growing appetites for mobile IT, large-scale data collection, scalable applications, and emerging technologies, such as Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI), are exceeding the capabilities of traditional storage architectures.


Federal agencies are increasingly virtualizing their IT environments as a way to optimize resource utilization and agility, speed up resource provisioning, improve security, and reduce their physical infrastructure footprints. But some agencies struggle to realize the expected performance and cost avoidance returns on their virtualization investments.


Many federal IT environments are growing more complex with time, placing big administrative demands on agency IT staffs that are not keeping pace in terms of size and technical skill. Automating the day-to-day management of IT operations frees up critical staff to focus on more mission-critical needs.

Cloud Services

The costs, security features, reliability, and capabilities of cloud services continue to improve, and federal agencies are seeing greater business value in deploying more applications to the cloud and sourcing IT services from the cloud.

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