As one of the top 20 most populous in the United States (US). This US city needed a support growth while managing the cost of limited city resources, consolidate IT strategy, architecture, planning, standards, and key enterprise application services and address pressing data storage and data center needs with a detailed strategy and roadmap. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco consulting services, roadmaps defined for data center and storage strategies and analysis of costs and benefits to develop compelling business justification. The results of implementing Cisco were data center and data storage strategies save city $4.2 million over five years, shared, virtualized, and tiered storage solution reduces operational complexity and streamlines operations.