How Data Will Help Create More Sustainable Communities
Big Data
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Big Data
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How Data Will Help Create More Sustainable Communities

Daniel Castro - June 10, 2014

While the potential economic benefits of data are increasingly understood, there are many potential societal benefits from data that have received less attention. One important opportunity is to use…

The Department of Commerce Should Establish an Office of Data Innovation
Commentary
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Commentary
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The Department of Commerce Should Establish an Office of Data Innovation

Daniel Castro - September 30, 2013

The importance of data to the U.S. economy continues to grow. The importance of data to the U.S. economy continues to grow. For example, in the United…

Why Are There No Jobs for Hadoop in the Federal Government?
Commentary
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Commentary
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Why Are There No Jobs for Hadoop in the Federal Government?

Daniel Castro - August 15, 2013

Hadoop has been the industry standard for scalable data processing applications for several years, so why does a search for “Hadoop” on USAJOBS.gov return zero results?One reason…

How Nike is Using Data to Help Save the Planet
Business Intelligence
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Business Intelligence
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How Nike is Using Data to Help Save the Planet

Daniel Castro - July 30, 2013

The market is supposed to tell companies how well they are doing. If they are making a product and selling it at a profit, then they are…