Shows & Panels
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
- The Big Data Dilemma
- Carrying On with Continuity of Operations
- Connected Government
- Constituent Servicing
- Continuous Monitoring: Tools and Techniques for Trustworthy Government IT
- The Cyber Imperative
- Cyber Solutions for 2013 and Beyond
- The Data Privacy Imperative: Safeguarding Sensitive Data
- Expert Voices
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal IT Challenge
- Federal Tech Talk
- Mission-critical Apps in the Cloud
- The Modern Federal Threat Landscape
- The Path from Legacy Systems
- The Real Deal on Digital Government
- The Reality of Continuous Monitoring... Is Your Agency Secure?
- Veterans in Private Sector: Making the Transition
Shows & Panels
Reporters' Roundup: Data mining, DoD focuses on science and tech
Monday - 3/7/2011, 3:07pm EST
These are the stories Federal News Radio reporters are working on today.
- But with nearly every agency facing information overload, several say they are struggling with how to use the technology behind searching for patterns in data. A recent report by the Constitution Project offers agencies some help in managing the enormous amounts of data and how to set up data mining tools. Mary Ellen Callahan is the chief privacy officer at the Homeland Security Department. She tells WFED's Jason Miller about how her department deals with these challenges.
- The Defense Department's Chief Technology Officer says DoD plans to focus its science and technology research dollars in seven areas in the coming years. And the Pentagon wants to get industry, academia and government all on the same page as it pursues work in those fields. WFED's Jared Serbu has the full report.