(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Phototreat)Aerial of the Pentagon, the Department of Defense headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, near Washington DC, with I-395 freeway on the left, and the Air Force Memorial up middle.

NDAA includes more congressional oversight of OTAs

In today’s Federal Newscast, Congress wants more transparency about the use of Other Transaction Authority in Defense spending.

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OMB’s new strategy gives agencies operational, tactical guide to increasing the value of federal data

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Valuable, messy and contentious: How big data became ‘new oil’

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Strategy, cloud keys to improve federal data management

Tom Kennedy, the vice president and general manager of Veritas Public Sector, said during the Innovation in Government show that two trends are impacting…

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Breaking the Cycle of Data Hoarding

Government Organizations compile data like no other, storing on average 2.63 petabytes at any one time. That’s 167 times the information in all the…

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Trends in data-driven decision-making in government

With the growth of connected systems, commonly known as the Internet of Things, as well as better sensors and more devices, the amount of data agencies, and particularly the Defense Department, have to manage will only continue to grow.

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