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Commerce CDO outlines need for data to keep pace with emerging technology

The Commerce Department, amid rapid changes in emerging technology, is looking to evolve its data mission, and will spend much of 2024 drafting an enterprise…

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How upskilling analysts with AI is meeting 4 key DoD data modernization challenges

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FILE - In this May 18, 2020 file photo TSA officers wear protective masks at a security screening area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in SeaTac, Wash. Federal safety officials are investigating people who took part in last week's riot at the U.S. Capitol to decide whether they belong on the federal no-fly list. The move is one of several that officials outlined Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

TSA plans to set up ‘data mesh,’ coordinate efforts through cloud center of excellence

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OMB sees data-driven decision-making as key for better customer service in government

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‘If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ doesn’t work for today’s military

However, legacy OT does not inhibit predictive maintenance. With modern tooling and technology, it is possible – today – to implement effective predictive…

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Lead pandemic watchdog urges lawmakers to extend COVID anti-fraud tool to all federal spending

The chairman of the PRAC argues a big-data system set up to investigate pandemic fraud could help prevent improper payments across all federal spending.

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The key to ‘fighting through the fog of war’ in cyberattacks

As awareness of ransomware attacks grows, more and more organizations will be taking steps to protect their data. It’s possible that attackers could shift their approach to more destructive tactics, employing tactics that nation-state hackers have previously used to cripple industrial control systems and equipment.   

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