Agencies should see themselves as big data organizations, Avi Bender says
NTIS Director Avi Bender talked to FedScoop about the importance of federal agencies pursuing innovation in their data management strategies.
HHS survey identifies 5 big challenges to intra-agency data sharing
What stands in the way of HHS becoming a more data-driven agency?
The State Department needs your help with real-time global awareness
The agency wants to leverage data to track and understand world events in real time.
DOT launches Challenge.gov prize competition, part of broader safety data initiative
Visualization tools, the agency hopes, can help make better transportation safety policy.
If open data sets aren’t being deleted, is government data still ‘endangered’?
"The good news is that it's not as bad as we feared," one panelist said at the Center for Data Innovation event.
DOT wants to use data science to make roads safer
In one pilot, the agency will partner with navigation app Waze to see if crowd-sourced hazard information can be used to predict future crashes.