Data Special Report

Cloud driving ‘sea change’ in federal data utility, says State’s cloud director


Senior leaders are getting their hands on more data, thanks to the cloud, and as they do, they're getting hooked.

Northern Command using data platform to better detect incoming threats


Northern Command wants to use tech that already exists to leverage data for homeland defense under the JADC2 concept of operations.

NASA’s cloud push is motivated by data constraints


The agency is moving satellite ground stations to its DAPHNE service and wants TMF funds for a FISMA High enclave.

Dataset demands and remote leadership among top challenges for CDOs during pandemic


Advisers describe new difficulties faced by CDOs over the last 18 months.

Education Department is getting ‘smarter’ about hiring, training data scientists


The department is crafting its first data-focused workforce plan with an emphasis on professional development.

Navy CDO Sasala says service has a ‘massive’ data duplication problem


The service has missed a six-month target to create an inventory of its data.