The newest version of Power BI, Microsoft’s cloud service that lets users create, analyze and share data visualizations includes connectors to a variety of cloud-based data sources, including Data.gov, the main index of government open data.
Esri, a leading supplier of GIS software and applications, announced its Esri Managed Cloud Services has achieved compliance with the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program.
The Defense Department released an updated cloud security requirements guide that outlines controls and additional requirements necessary for using cloud-based solutions within DOD.
The next version of Windows Server will be refactored, cloud optimized, container capable and open.
VMware’s vCloud Government Service provided by Carpathia gives agencies a way to extend their data centers to the cloud.
Recent modifications to IT standards confirm a changing approach to security, interoperability, and performance metrics by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Federal Highway Administration is looking for partners who can provide a no-cost option for transforming its datasets into an easy access, cloud-based format.
CyberGIS is a geospatial-specific infrastructure that manages, processes and visualizes massive and complex geospatial data, while performing associated analysis and simulation.
For a limited time, AWS GovCloud customers will be able to run all 19 best practices, or what AWS calls “checks” available in the GovCloud, the isolated AWS region designed for government’s sensitive workloads.
Microsoft plans to deliver its new Spartan web browser while also permitting organizations dependent on older IE technologies to retain compatibility with their legacy web apps and intranet sites.
Researchers at Oak Ridge National Lab used three diverse high-performance computing architectures to analyze publicly available health-related datasets.
Microsoft’s new as-a-service operating system will come with a number of built-in security features like multi-factor authentication and containerization.
With the ending of mainstream support for Windows 7, it’s time for IT managers to start planning for the next operating system migration.
The Australian government’s guide aims to help agencies leverage their data assets by adopting big data and analytics tools.