DATA: State and Local Govs Need to Improve Data Sharing, Big Data Use. Like their federal counterparts, state and local agencies have made great strides in acquiring and using big data – but they still have a long way to go, according to a source in the industry. Find out more
NAVY: How Navy’s Warship Shop Uses Data to Do More with Less. The U.S. Navy’s shipbuilding office has a new weapon in its effort to efficiently allocate personnel, resources and budgetary dollars: software. Find out more
NONPROFITS: How Nonprofits Use Big Data to Change the World. Foundation Center has the world’s largest database of grant and fundraising information. Learn how the organization uses big data to create apps that encourage transparency and innovation. Find out more
CARS: Autodata Turns to Big Data to Predict Vehicle Failures. Vehicle data company sees 30% jump in revenue after moving to open source software and opening its data to garages, insurers and parts companies. Find out more
NOW ON SLIDESHARE: Tech Update Summary from Blue Mountain Data Systems January 2017 http://www.slideshare.net/BMDS3416/tech-update-summary-from-blue-mountain-data-systems-january-2017.
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BLUE MOUNTAIN DATA SYSTEMS HAS THE EXPERIENCE: 1994 to Present – U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration. Responsible to the Office of Technology and Information Systems for information systems architecture, planning, applications development, networking, administration and IT security, supporting the enforcement of Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act — ERISA. Within the EBSA, Blue Mountain is responsible for design, development and support for its various enforcement database management systems, as well as all case tracking and customer service inquiry systems. Blue Mountain also provides IT security services to the EBSA, in the form of FISMA Assessment and Authorization, System Security Plans, Risk and vulnerability assessments, monitoring and investigation support. Read more.