A majority of federal agencies have not yet established or leveraged big data expertise -- partly because of an imbalance in investments.
The federal website performance tracking site now features 10 agency-specific dashboards.
The Dynamic Weather Routes system quickly updates and analyses weather information to cut airline flight times and find alternative routes.
The National Cancer Institute and Department of Energy will use exascale computing power to help identify patient-derived cancer treatment.
The winner of the Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge will receive more than $50 million in funding and support to improve its transportation network.
Researchers are working to decipher how the brain’s visual system processes information in hopes of advancing machine learning algorithms and computer vision.
Nonstandard data that requires caveats, qualifications and explanations makes meaningful analysis and comparisons among jurisdictions nearly impossible.
The Food and Drug Administration is partnering with Commonwealth Informatics to enhance a drug safety data analysis tool.
Census of Governments aims to improve accuracy of the data and ease the burden of collection on state and local governments.
The CityScore analytics dashboard gives Boston officials and residents a Fenway-inspired way see metrics on city performance.
Amazon Web Services added two new tools for researchers working with Next Generation Weather Radar data through its Amazon Simple Storage Service.
AT&T announced an Internet of Things smart city framework and a new set of IoT developer tools.