The U.S. Agency for International Development is seeking outside help building capacity in data analysis and visualization.
Lawrence Livermore National Lab's data center consolidation program won a Sustainability Award from the Energy Department.
Lynn Overmann, deputy chief data officer at Commerce, wants to "turbocharge" the department's open data initiatives.
A VistA expert offers three keys for turning health data into improved care and lower costs.
The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope 'will help researchers study the formation of galaxies, track potentially hazardous asteroids, observe exploding stars and better understand dark matter and dark energy.'
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Border security now means not only the basic metrics of apprehensions, but using that data to gauge and interdict looming threats.
The move could empower data scientists and programmers to build securities analysis tools that scale across the entire U.S. market.
GSA's Myehsha Boone gets at the critical question for those trying to decide what data, practically speaking, is worth sharing.
FCW investigated efforts by the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to improve a joint data repository on military and veteran suicides. Something as impersonal and mundane as incomplete datasets could be exacerbating a national tragedy.
Government watchdogs called the move "great news for the ecosystem."
FITARA brings new requirements for agencies' data management -- but also the opportunity for true transformation.
FCW is proud to support this Feb. 9 event to help the soldiers of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom transition to civilian careers.
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