Center for Analytics (CfA)

State Department launching new assessment-based recruitment process for data scientists


State CDO Garrett Berntsen tells FedScoop his agency's Center for Analysis has focused "a lot of energy" on addressing its talent gap.

State Department names new chief data officer


Matthew Graviss has been heading up the department's Center for Analytics for the past month.

The pandemic taught the State Department a few things about its enterprise data management


The department spent the previous two years focused on analytics and accrued technical and data debt in the process.

State Department’s Center for Analytics thriving in a time of telework


Geography-independent collaboration is more important than ever during the coronavirus pandemic, and predictive modeling is making remote decisions easier.

State Department calls new Center for Analytics a ‘strategic milestone’


The department's first enterprise-wide data analytics organization is already tracking foreign adversaries' activities and informing foreign policy decisions.