Real-time government data on pandemic remains scant as crisis continues
The CDC is the only government agency that has made a COVID-19 data summary available to the public — but open-data advocates want to see more.
DIU looking for help to reduce data latency in military command and control networks
The Tactical Intelligence Targeting Access Node (TITAN) Ground Station will be a vehicle-mountable node that will collect data from the battlefield and semi-autonomously process it for Army commanders.
Inside Palantir’s work with the CDC, HHS to synthesize COVID-19 data
Palantir is working with the CDC and HHS to synthesize the disparate data sources related to COVID-19 cases.
How the evolution of big data analytics improves agency mission outcomes
Harnessing data in motion expands the public sector’s ability to make more intelligent decisions and deliver services more effectively, say data experts.
Library of Congress gets grant to experiment with digital collections as data
A $1 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation which will go to support the Computing Cultural Heritage in the Cloud project.
Tests of wildfire-tracking AI are just months away, JAIC says
The goal is to produce hourly updates to crews instead of the daily wildfire maps that are the current standard.