ATARC FEDERAL BIG DATA TEST LAB KICKS OFF
The Advanced Technology Academic Research Center held a kickoff meeting for the ATARC Federal Big Data Test Lab on December 7 at the USDA office in Patriots Plaza III in Washington, D.C. The ATARC Federal Big Data Test Lab is an evaluation environment that provides the Federal Government with an understanding of how innovative data and analytics technology can help solve big data problems and enhance the agency’s mission.
–>View ATARC’s proposal for a Federal Big Data Strategy (.pdf)
ATARC MOBILE WORKING GROUP HOLDS KICKOFF
The Advanced Technology Academic Research Center held a kickoff meeting for the Next Generation Mobile Innovation Lab’s technical working groups on December 7 at the USDA office in Patriots Plaza III in Washington, D.C. The attendees discussed the 10 sub-components of mobility that were identified in the Mobile Services Category Team’s Mobile Services Roadmap, which was released on November 21. Earlier this summer, ATARC made a recommendation to government for a Next Generation Federal Mobile Strategy and the MSCT used this feedback from government, academia and industry in shaping the Mobile Services Roadmap.
UPCOMING ATARC FEDERAL IT EVENTS
ATARC hosts educational IT symposiums and briefings for members of the Federal government and academia. All events are held in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
ATARC Federal Big Data Summit
December 13, Marriott Metro Center, Washington, DC
ATARC Federal Cloud Computing Summit
February 16, 2017, Marriott Metro Center, Washington, DC
ATARC Federal Mobile Computing Summit
March 28, 2017, Marriott Metro Center, Washington, DC
ATARC INNOVATION LABS
Featuring participants from the Federal government, academia and industry, ATARC Innovation Labs are 2 to 3 month “swat team” projects in the areas of Big Data, Cloud, Internet of Things and Mobility. (Click here for more information)
ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY ACADEMIC RESEARCH CENTER (ATARC)
The Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides a collaborative forum for Federal government (Intel, DoD & Civilian), academia and industry to resolve emerging technology challenges.
- ATARC introduces innovative technologies and ideas from academic research labs to the Federal government and private industry
- ATARC facilitates dialogue between the Federal government, academia and industry
ATARC holds strategic relationships with the MITRE Corporation, which operates FFRDCs, as well as FFRDCs such as MIT Lincoln Labs and Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute.