big data

Data in motion optimizes management of GSA’s vehicle fleet

The General Services Administration is reaping the benefits of data in motion in managing the expansive fleet of vehicles the agency either owns or leases,…

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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2017, file photo, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Building is shown in Washington.  Democratic lawmakers are joining scientists in denouncing an industry-backed proposal to dramatically limit what kind of science the Environmental Protection Agency can consider. Industry backers say the rule would increase regulatory transparency. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

EPA pulls 20 years of environmental, economic data into ‘sector snapshots’

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FBI Cyber crime

FBI’s data chief seeks better analytics as agency moves to cloud next year

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Patent Office offers data on its decision-making process

USPTO’s Chief Data Strategist Tom Beach hopes big data will help the public better understand the patent-granting process.

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The importance of technological innovation for first responders

When disaster strikes, first responders rely on data and communications to understand crises and make lifesaving decisions. Mobile security solutions and…

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NGA wants to swap years of government data for industry know-how

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency says the idea is far from final, but is exploring the idea of trading decades’ worth of its data to commercial firms in exchange for help with artificial intelligence and advanced computing algorithms.

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