Innovating with Data: Governing in a Hyperconnected World (S1E39)

Increased connection speed and cheap storage have produced tremendous amounts of data for the federal government as well as state governments. It would not be an exaggeration to say that data collection is going bonkers for state and local governments. IoT devices are attempting to manage traffic, COVID has multiplied jobless claims, and the cloud is making storage inexpensive. [...]

Empowering the Warfighter with the DoD Cloud (S1E38)

Very few places on earth take data a seriously as the Department of Defense. When they consider moves to technology like the hybrid cloud, they must examine every aspect of it from scaling, long-term durability, and cybersecurity.  Because of these considerations, the move to the cloud must be viewed as a serious endeavor.Today’s interview has a warfighter and a high-level [...]

Streamlining Program Management in Government (S1E37)

Today’s interview has a focus on how to improve program management in the federal government. The wide-ranging discussion presents the opinions of four experienced program managers from a wide range of federal agencies. The respective representatives give an overview of how program management impacts performance. Also, we learn important aspects of program management that involve data: accuracy, transparency, cybersecurity, [...]