Harnessing the era of big data means “overcoming the limitations of our minds,” which will lead to a transformed economy, says author and MIT scientist Andrew McAfee.
Four of six instruments designed for NOAA’s next-gen system are ready for integration on the spacecraft, which is scheduled for launch in 2016.
The departments' crowdsourcing efforts are among a dozen new listings on the website, some of which offer cash prizes.
RFI seeks suggestions on how best to offer terabytes of weather data -- and to keep taxpayers from footing the bill.
Detailed guidance spells out what agencies can do to overcome institutional barriers to using data through collaboration across programs and agencies.
Ignore fads and focus on what the agency is looking to achieve, says Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board CIO Shawn Kingsberry.
Analysts see 'tremendous value' in data the government collects, but say infrastructure and policy prevent making the best use of it.
In first official visit to the West Coast tech mecca, Commerce secretary solicits partnerships on climate data and highlights new Census tool.
Ten insights from IT leaders on the front lines of big-data deployments.
If big data represents the search for a needle in a haystack, DARPA aims to develop technology that explains why the needle is in the stack in the first place.
Pending lawsuits could prompt agency to preserve meta data far longer than planned.
Agencies need to stop relying on 20th-century solutions and create networks than can move a terabyte of data per hour, says DOE official Greg Bell.