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Big Data

The intelligence community's big-data problem

Analyzing fragmented information that doesn’t come neatly packaged is a challenge most other government users of big data can relate to.

Defense Department CIO Teri Takai speaking at a Feb. 20, 2014, press conference.

DOD expects to add nine commercial cloud providers

CIO Teri Takai said four companies are currently approved to run cloud services for the military, though only one has been publicly disclosed.

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CBP unveils revamped website

The redesign of the Customs and Border Protection portal is the first in the DHS agency’s existence.

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Agencies at odds over border tech

CBP official Mark Borkowski complained that the agency's new system was being unfairly linked to the failed SBInet program.

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Budget request for classified IT climbs 14 percent

Difference between budget request and IT Dashboard data suggests $6.15 billion for fiscal 2015.

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Beyond the buzz of big data

The Army and the SEC are two agencies putting big data to use right now.