The MetroLab Network has grown to 35 city/county-university partnerships working together to research, develop, and deploy technologies and policy approaches in order to address urban areas’ challenges. MetroLab Network was launched in September 2015 by 21 city/county-university pairings, as part of President Obama’s Smart Cities Initiative. […]
A vertical community of Federal big data leaders, project managers, industry, and government IT community stakeholders focused on public-private collaboration and best-practice exchange.
Out with the old, in with the news. Join MeriTalk Executive Editor Dan Verton on Thursday, May 5 to get the inside track on this year’s editorial calendar. Attend to learn how to distinguish yourself from your competitors amidst the media madness and cut through the market noise. Hear directly from MeriTalk’s editorial team on the feature […]
Software-Defined Networking (SDN) promises to be a lean, mean, cost-cutting machine, but what do Feds that are on the road to SDN say – is it all clear skies ahead? Can SDN live up to the hype? […]
Today’s public demands a high performance – and safe – web experience from government and public organizations. Join leading government cyber, IT, and web professionals at the 2016 Akamai Government Forum on April 21, 2016 at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, D.C. for an engaging one-day discussion, where we will dialogue on the critical aspects – and tools – for safeguarding a dynamic government in our hyperconnected world. […]
The Coming Analytics Wave: February 17, 2016 Advancements in big data and predictive analytics have granted agencies an unprecedented ability to leverage information, drive actionable insight, and treat data as an asset. Open source solutions, like Hadoop and similar data-like models, empower agencies to understand constituent needs and deliver personalized services – from real-time traffic and […]
Thank you for attending the Big Data Brainstorm on Thursday, November 19 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. At this full-day conference, more than 100 big data-fluent Federal IT professionals from a variety of agencies gathered to discuss all thing big data, including the power of predictive analytics, information and data governance, and the possibilities […]