Today, FedTech Magazine featured an article from StreamLink Software CEO, Adam Roth, called "DATA Act Could Redefine Federal Data Standards and Systems". The article explains the role the DATA Act will play in standardizing federal data and the resulting benefit of spending transparency.
DATA Act Could Redefine Federal Data Standards and Systems
"It’s time for transparency when it comes to federal spending. The Digital Accountability and Transparency Act, also know as the DATA Act, is poised to provide unprecedented insight into federal spending. The bill, which was recently passed in the House and now moves to the Senate for consideration, would standardize the collection of federal spending data. Here’s a look at some of the problems this bill could solve."