Tag Archives: data analysis

Cloudera Government Solutions’ Henry Sowell: Automated Tools Could Help Agencies Glean Insights From Streaming Data

Henry Sowell CIO Cloudera

Henry Sowell, chief information officer for Cloudera Government Solutions, wrote in a guest piece published Wednesday on Nextgov that agencies seeking to optimize streaming data for decision-making should adopt a data platform that could help analyze large volumes of data in real time using artificial intelligence and machine learning.

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Guidehouse Lands DoD Financial Mgmt Support Contract; Scott McIntyre Quoted

Scott McIntyre CEO Guidehouse

The Department of Defense has awarded Guidehouse a five-year contract to help modernize DoD's financial management processes. Guidehouse will provide audit remediation, financial management improvement and data analysis to provide operations support to the department's deputy chief financial officer. “It‘s an honor for our financial management professionals to work with a great client addressing complex accounting, business process, information systems and data challenges,” said Scott McIntyre, CEO of Guidehouse and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient.

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Hitachi Vantara Federal’s Pragyansmita Nayak on How Agencies Can Leverage Data

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Pragyansmita Nayak, chief data scientist at Hitachi Vantara Federal, wrote in a Signal Magazine article published Tuesday that government chief information officers and their teams seeking to leverage data should advance a "digital cultural transformation" to enable agencies to “think both strategically and tactically in collecting, analyzing and acting upon data-based intelligence."

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Cloud Could Help Agencies Accelerate Innovation Through Data Analysis; AWS’ Brett McMillen Quoted

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Government and industry leaders took part in Government Matters’ Tech Leadership Series: Innovation program to discuss how cloud computing helps agencies advance innovation, deliver citizen services and carry out their missions. One of the key themes discussed during the program is the cloud’s role in enabling agencies to store and analyze large datasets to advance public service innovation, according to an Amazon Web Services blog post published Monday.

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Raytheon’s Thomas Kennedy on New Tech ‘Moonshot’ Projects

Raytheon CEO Thomas Kennedy wrote in a LinkedIn article published Monday that the pace of technological advancements has accelerated since the launch of the manned lunar mission 50 years ago. Kennedy, a 2019 Wash100 winner, said that after the launch of the Apollo 11 mission in 1969, new technology “moonshot” projects have emerged and are now ready for launch, including hypersonic flight and artificial intelligence avatar.

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Splunk’s Frank Dimina: AI Key to Locating, Analyzing ‘Dark Data’

Splunk surveyed over 1.3K information technology managers and found that 77 percent of IT respondents in the public sector said finding and utilizing dark and grey data should be considered a top priority, FedScoop reported Thursday. The survey showed that 76 percent of respondents claimed lack of senior-level support at their agencies was a challenge to using dark and grey data.

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ManTech Unveils Tactical ‘Cloud-in-a-Box’ Platform; Srini Iyer, Cindy DeCarlo Quoted

ManTech International has launched a portable technology platform designed to allow tactical warfighters to process and analyze intelligence data in real time, C4ISRNET reported Monday. The company’s Secure Tactical Edge Platform is a “cloud-in-a-box” system that works to accelerate the decision-making process for service personnel through real-time data collection and analysis.

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