The public sector is charged with protecting citizens, responding to constituents, providing services and maintaining infrastructure. In many instances, the demands of these responsibilities increase while government resources simultaneously shrink under budget pressures.
How can Intelligence, Defense and Civilian agencies do more with less?
Apache Hadoop is part of the answer. Within the public sector, Hadoop delivers data-driven actions in support of IT efficiency and good government.
In one example, the United States Internal Revenue Service had to reduce its auditor headcount due to budget cuts.…