The IT department is usually held responsible for maintaining quality data, but those entering the data are not.
The General Services Administration’s Data to Decisions platform includes tools for collecting, managing and analyzing data.
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National Institute of Standards and Technology’s 3D Ballistics Research Database uses an open-source-developed algorithm to more reliably link bullets to the guns that fired them.
The Commerce Department has been building application programming interfaces to improve the usability of its agencies' data.
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When it comes to big data and analytics, agencies invest most heavily in operations- and workforce-related processes and cite the Internet of Things as a key driver, according to a new report.
The Hewlett Packard Real-Time Health System prototype incorporates big data not commonly found in the clinical space to augment health records managed by patients' care providers.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s new Hallmark program aims to develop a testbed of tools to detect, track and identify all artificial objects in Earth orbit.
The Data-Driven Justice Initiative brings together public, private and non-profit organizations committed to using criminal justice and health emergency data to reduce incarceration numbers and cost.
The Defense Intelligence Agency has adopted Amazon’s concept of deploying small, interdisciplinary teams to find innovative solutions.
NASA Space Apps Challenge produces six global winners from a pool of nearly 1,300 projects.
HealthMap automatically aggregates more than 200,000 data sources and uses natural language processing and proprietary algorithms to tag, filter, analyze, validate and map real-time surveillance of emerging public health threats.
Improvements to GeoPlatform.Gov include semantic search, application program interfaces, advanced developer tools and service monitoring and metrics.