data analytics

  • Pre-negotiated contracts let FEMA respond to disasters quicker

    FEMA started rolling together contracts in support of disasters before they happen so they don’t waste valuable response time negotiating.

  • Fine tuning the federal government, one statistic at a time

    Panel recommends creating federal entity to collate statistics and provide more privacy protection for stakeholders.

  • Nine tools to help you understand big data

    David Rubal, chief technologist for Data & Analytics and principal data scientist at DLT, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company can help federal agencies use and understand big data. October 3, 2017

  • Connect, personalize and understand to improve the citizen experience

    Greg Reeder, the head of government industry strategy at Adobe, said data analytics holds the key to improve the citizen experience with government.

  • Data Analysis: Refining IT’s New ‘Oil’

    In this exclusive executive briefing, federal data officers and subject matter experts will explore what a 21st century data strategy might look like and what tools would be required to implement that strategy.

  • The Pathway to Digital Transformation in Government

    Digital transformation is happening across the government. Citizens are driving the rate of change through their expectations. What we’ve seen over the past few years with the growth and acceptance of the cloud, mobility, application programming interfaces (APIs) and the ability to understand user behavior like never before through data analytics, those agencies which are taking advantage of the evolutions of technology are doing a better job meeting their customers’ needs.

  • OCC looks for data’s context, ‘not just numbers, not just ones and zeros’

    The OCC uses bank statement data, loan level data, financial market data, economic and legal data to provide the government with both holistic, macroeconomic views and the ability to dive deep into a particular subject.

  • Oracle: Modern cloud for a modern government

    Does your agency need help with its move to the cloud? Maybe Oracle can help. Sarah Jackson, VP Sales Engineering and Ken Currie, group vice president with Oracle Public Sector join host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss some of the innovations at Oracle is offering to federal IT professionals. May 16, 2017

  • Data Insights: What Would You Do If You Knew?

    When you try to make sense of the petabytes of data flowing across your desk you really don’t know what has value. There aren’t enough hours in the day to carefully parse each data set you have responsibility for. The most practical approach is to add some kind of a tool to automate the process.

  • How data analytics can help save agencies money

    Initiatives to share and publish agency data, like the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act, are working toward making more transparent how government spends money, and the Government Accountability Office is overseeing the efforts.