big data analytics
For government to capitalize on its data, officials say it should be user-friendly
Recent laws have strengthened the government’s data transparency, but the true utility of agencies' information lies in its ability to be shared, officials said.
The National Park Service wants to use mobile data to help shape its future
If you use a mobile device in one of the parks, you might be helping the agency with long-range transportation and visitor experience plans.
Suzette Kent: Data science talent will be the next big need for agencies
With the growth of big data analytics, Kent said increased demand for data science talent could equal or outpace that of cybersecurity in the federal government.
Could data be a challenge reward? Intelligence agency official says it’s worth exploring
Using challenges or competitions to bring non-traditional companies into the fold is now a somewhat familiar tool for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, but its deputy director said Monday the agency is starting to think about how to use its vast quantities of data to drive them.
Col. Bobby Saxon on leveraging big data
In this episode of FedScoop TV, the Army’s Col. Bobby Saxon talks about the potential for predictive analytics in supporting Army readiness and operations.
Public sector faces big barriers to big data – survey
Big data analytics has improved government decision making, feds say — but many agencies don’t have the hardware to support it.