Case Study Report: Data Governance and Data Management
Our latest case study report is now available here! This report explores how State Departments of Transportation (DOTs) currently define and apply the concepts of data governance and data management. Four State DOTs were interviewed for this effort (Arizona, Arkansas, Ohio, and Texas) to ascertain the current and planned levels of implementation, and to obtain feedback on what the Federal Highway Administration can do to facilitate the development of these processes.
The latest edition of the newsletter is now available here. This edition features an article by Lily Bui, PhD candidate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Ms. Bui's article focuses on the crowd-sourcing mapping effort in the wake of Hurricane Maria that hit Puerto Rico and how a team leveraged GIS and OpenStreetmap to help first responders. It also includes an editorial by Paul Giroux, a GIS Professional. The editorial features the use of Capability Maturity Models to help your organization employ GIS as efficiently as possible.