The National Information Technology Center (NITC) recently achieved the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) certification, and was the sixth Cloud Service Provider (CSP) of 10, to achieve this security certification standard among private industry and the government.
The NITC Midrange Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering provides standard virtualized operating platforms to securely host customer applications. NITC utilizes advanced server virtualization technologies, strict standards, and economies of scale to enable rapid delivery of cost-effective, fully-managed operating platforms with expanded inheritable security controls
The NITC Mainframe Platform as a Service includes a fully managed operating platform for mainframe-based applications. This fully-managed service includes systems engineering services, software tools, storage services, technology refresh, and disaster recovery.
The NITC Database Platform as a Service offering provides a fully managed platform solution for use as an integral part of an overall customer application hosting environment, including MySQL™ as a database software option.
What We Do
Data Center Operations (DCO) is responsible for the management and operation of the National Information Technology Center (NITC) including the USDA Enterprise Data Centers in Kansas City, Missouri, Saint Louis, Missouri, and Beltsville, Maryland.
NITC has provided services as a federated data center since 1973 and has performed data center migrations since the 1980s. NITC cross-services 14 federal departments/bureaus.
The NITC-managed Enterprise Data Center is a federally owned Cloud services provider; offering agencies enterprise class infrastructure built from the ground up with market leading technologies. NITC continues to innovate with the introduction of new Cloud services and utilize “green” industry best practices as much as possible to improve energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
NITC offers 24x7 monitoring and expert technical support to ensure customers can focus on their core business without worrying about IT infrastructure.