The key to mining those huge data sets collected from sensors and camera systems is to leave digital computing behind, the agency says.
Marine Corps recruiters leverage data analytics and geolocation technologies to make the finding the best and the brightest faster, more accurate and more efficient.
Expanded PROMIS, developed the the Office of Naval Research, would track human studies throughout the department.
Environmental Management System collects and reports 3,000 energy data points every 10 seconds, including main electrical and water services.
The Domain Awareness System analyzes data from thousands of cameras, sensors and crime databases in real time, delivering a comprehensive view of threats and activity.
A private cloud based on unified computing technology has turned Alaska's IT unit into a versatile services provider for the state.
Senior executives in the public sector don't have the right data management tools necessary to turn the volume and variety of data collected by their agencies into a form they can readily analyze and base decisions on, according to a recent "scorecard of big data business challenges" by Oracle Corp.
Cities.data.gov features data sets from Chicago, Seattle, New York and San Francisco.
The systems, which can capture up to thousands of images per hour, are increasingly popular with police but are raising privacy conerns.
DARPA seeks proposals for new software that can scour social media and other sites to predict cyberterrorism events.
With troop drawdowns in Afghanistan, the Army will use computerized surveillance technology to improve perimeter security and help protect small units in remote outposts.
Top state IT leaders have adopted a new strategic plan aimed at putting a stronger emphasis on CIO leadership.