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The rapid evolution of big data storage

by FedScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

Hortonworks' Shaun Bierweiler joins FedScoop Radio to discuss the evolving data storage landscape and how open source can help agencies keep from drowning in their own data.

CBP will implement long-mandated biometric exit at airports, official says

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

U.S. Customs and Border Protection is finally addressing the 15-year-old-plus legislative mandate to check the identity of departing foreign visitors using biometrics, CBP Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner John Wagner said Thursday.

NIH wants ‘real people, real participants’ for precision medicine data program

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

NIH has begun enrolling the first beta testers in its All of Us research program.

VA taps into Energy’s supercomputers for big data project on health

by Billy Mitchell • 4 months ago

The departments of Energy and Veterans Affairs will team up to improve health outcomes using supercomputers to process big data on veterans.

HHS secretary equates health IT to ‘burden’ for doctors

by Billy Mitchell • 4 months ago

Price advocated Thursday for reducing the burden placed upon physicians and health care providers by information technology otherwise meant to improve their care for patients.

Why the DOD is trying to focus more on software, big data

by Samantha Ehlinger • 5 months ago

‎The Pentagon's Strategic Capabilities Office is focusing more on software than hardware, and trying to pivot the department to becoming a data-driven organization, SCO Director Will Roper said Monday at SXSW.