Jun 13, 2016
From the Government Institute
Many examples show the benefits and value of improved data and analytics and there is a limitless range of further potential applications of data and analytics in government. However, to successfully launch a data and analytics improvement program and reap its benefits, government officials must be cognizant of both the drivers and the potential barriers for initiating and executing the program in their state, county, or municipality.
This paper explores several data and analytics use cases, the drivers and barriers to implementing a program, and the chief data officer role while highlighting initial steps a chief data officer can take to promote success.