Pentagon hires first chief data officer

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 days ago

Michael Conlin stepped into the role this summer.

Coding it Forward’s sequel summer sets up a bright future for fellowship program

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 weeks ago

This year's demo day featured presentations that vibrant, honest and refreshing. The program's success last year helped this year's crop of fellows get access to interesting, high-impact projects.

AI and machine learning tools unlock insights in data and ongoing security threats

by FedScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

Leaders feeling overwhelmed with their data and workloads can apply artificial intelligence and machine learning tools to make better decisions and improve their agency’s security posture, according to a new report.

Census Bureau wants support for its questionnaire software ahead of 2020

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

The bureau is calling for potential contractors to oversee the maintenance support of two software packages — its Generalized Instrument Design System and its Surveyor computer program.

House bill would strengthen federal response to the opioid crisis using open data

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

The INFO Act would mandate that HHS create and maintain a dashboard of opioid use and abuse data.

Automating performance management processes to boost workforce productivity

by FedScoop Staff • 3 months ago

Automating performance management processes can help agencies develop more effective employee performance plans and human capital strategies.