Landan Hagart from UnitedHealth

United Health Group (UHG) is a diversified health and well-being company dedicated to making the health care system work better. UHG serves over 106 million people in over 50 countries through seven lines of business: Commercial Markets, Senior Markets, Public Markets, Pharmacy Benefits Management, Specialty Benefits and Services, Health Banking and Analytics, Informatics, and Consulting.

Landan Hagart has worked in mission critical environments for the Department of Defense and Fortune 200 companies for almost 20 years.  He joined UHG in 2007 to in-source data center facilities at UHG's core sites and construct a 200,000 ft2 Tier III data center--functions that were previously outsourced to a third party vendor. As part of the in-sourcing, industry standards were implemented for all areas of operations.

Mr. Hagart is currently responsible for all IT buildouts (cable and cabinets), raised floor operations (provision, rack, cable) and main distribution frames in UHG's call centers, 400+ office sites, and 60+ data centers. As the Director of Data Center Facilities, Mr. Hagart's goal is to make UHG IT Data Center Facilities a best-in-breed operation by implementing industry Best Practices and updating them to fulfill UHG's operational goals.

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