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The Query: Insights on Breakthrough Government Performance

Qlarion Launches Dedicated Open Data Practice Operating out of New Charlotte Office and Announces Partnership with OpenGov

Qlarion launches open data practice

Charlotte, NC and Reston, VA — Qlarion, a big data and analytics firm specializing in government innovation, has launched a specialized Open Data practice. The practice is based out of Qlarion’s new branch in Charlotte, North Carolina. Qlarion has also signed a partnership agreement with OpenGov, a premier provider of enterprise-ready open data technology, to [...]Read More »

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A Recap of the Governor's Data Analytics Summit

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Data analytics is changing our state for the better, and we need to double down on our investments. That was the resounding message from Governor McAuliffe and other state leaders at the Governor’s Data Analytics Summit a few weeks ago. During his remarks to the conference audience (a gathering of state and local government employees, [...]Read More »

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Qlarion Secures Several New Contracts with State and Local Governments

Qlarion announces several contract awards with state and local governments (1)

Building on its growing reputation for supporting state and local analytics initiatives, Qlarion, a big data and analytics firm that specializes in government innovation, announced today that it has secured a number of new contracts with state and local governments.Read More »

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The State of Analytics in Virginia: A wrap-up of NVTC’s Big Data and Analytics Committee Meeting

Earlier this month, Qlarion’s CEO, Jake Bittner, moderated a discussion at the Northern Virginia Technology Council’s (NVTC) Big Data and Analytics Committee Meeting, where Anthony (Tony) Fung (Virginia Deputy Secretary of Technology), Ernie Steidle (COO/CIO of the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services), and Anthony Wood (Program Manager for Virginia Information Technologies Agency’s Innovation [...]Read More »

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Qlarion Named one of the Best Places to Work in Virginia for the Third Straight Year

For the third year in a row, Qlarion has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Virginia by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group. This statewide survey and awards program, which is based on an anonymous employee survey, is designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in [...]Read More »

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Jake Bittner and Adam Roy Share their Insights on Big Data, Analytics, and Winter Weather

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Last week a late-season snow storm hit the Northeast, causing travel problems up and down the East Coast. Jake Bittner, Qlarion CEO, and Adam Roy, CTO, spoke to several publications about how cities can improve their snow storm management efforts with big data and analytics: Washington Business Journal – This Reston company’s snow technology is [...]Read More »

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Selecting a High Value Use Case for your Analytics Initiative

When launching a new analytics project, delivering a high value initial use case is crucial. But how can you ensure that the selected use case will demonstrate the power of analytics within the organization? This is not a quick and easy decision. Several factors must be considered, including: Internal Politics – Which topics are currently [...]Read More »

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Using Data Analysis to Get Internal Buy-In … For Data Analysis

by Mike Donofrio, Senior Director of State and Local Solutions It is well known by now that Virginia is facing a $1.5 billion shortfall over the next two years due to lower-than-expected tax collections. While the governor has already begun to discuss places to trim the current budget, the groundwork has also been laid for [...]Read More »

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The Data Deluge Hitting the Commonwealth

by Mike Donofrio, Senior Director of State and Local Solutions Since the institution of government was first proposed, the government has been in the business of data collection and analysis. But despite having an ever-growing abundance of information about the people who live in a specific locale, the challenge for government agencies – then and [...]Read More »

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Qlarion Partners with George Washington University to Create Big Data Course for Government Leaders

RESTON, VA – Qlarion, a government contractor that specializes in Big Data and business intelligence solutions for the federal government, has collaborated with George Washington University to create a new continuing education course,“Big Data and the Business of Data-Driven Government.” Qlarion and GW’s Center for Excellence in Public Leadership designed this course together after realizing [...]Read More »

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