OMB Publishes Memorandum on U.S. Federal Data Strategy
“Data is the new oil,” said mathematician Clive Humby in 2006 when designing a supermarket clubcard. But like crude oil, it is what can be extracted (in this case, information) that is truly valuable and drives both government and business. For information to be valuable, it must come from as much accurate data as possible. This is the purpose of the U.S.