In a world where data has grown about 430% in the past decade, can agencies secure their data goods and lower their risk effectively?
As you might guess, there are many challenges to getting value from big data. The main challenges are volume, velocity and variability, also called “the three Vs.”
At GovLoop’s virtual summit Wednesday, two experts spoke about how COVID-19 accelerated data collaboration, how it can unlock innovation in government and the biggest hurdles agencies face now.
Believe it or not, data largely determines organizational resilience. If agencies have the information at hand to make decisions, they can successfully anticipate and respond to challenges.
As COVID-19 came crashing down on the U.S. like a wave, first striking the West Coast before spilling into the rest of the country, state and local governments relied on one another to fine-tune their responses.
As government agencies move more sensitive workloads to the cloud, they also need to achieve security and compliance requirements.
“There isn’t a big data silver bullet. You have to tie together the infrastructure, systems and security with a flexible analytical framework.”
Organizations with their data houses in order, particularly these four data types, are better positioned to launch effective and equitable recovery efforts. In our current landscape, data is the single most valuable asset any government organization has at its disposal. It is crucial to guide decisions, inform policies, and improve outcomes for the public. While… Read more »
While with a vaccine and the right response, the pandemic itself will fade, its long-term health impacts will live with those who contracted and survived the virus. Interoperable, nuanced data will be vital to treating their conditions.
In an interview with GovLoop, an expert shared three areas agencies should focus on to adapt to an environment where employees can work with data anywhere.