Release of the DON Strategy for Data and Analytics Optimization
DON CIO Memo - Publish Date: 09/15/17
The purpose of this memo is to release the "Department of the Navy Strategy for Data and Analytics Optimization."
Subj: RELEASE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY STRATEGY FOR DATA AND ANALYTICS OPTIMIZATION
Ref: (a) DoD Chieflnformation Officer Memorandum, "Department of Defense Net-Centric
Services Strategy," 4 May 2007
(b) DoDI 8320.02, "Sharing Data, Information, and Information Technology (IT) Services in the Department of Defense," 5 August 2013
(c) DoDI 8320.07, "Implementing the Sharing of Data, Information, and Information Technology) Services in the Department of Defense," 3 August 2015
(d) SECNAV OCHR, "Creating the Data Sawy Workforce," 1 December2016
(e) Chief of Naval Operations, "A Design for maintaining Maritime Superiority," January 2016
(f) United States Fleet Forces, "Fleet Design," 8 January 2017
Encl: (1) Department of the Navy Strategy for Data and Analytics Optimization
The purpose of this memorandum is to release the "Department of the Navy Strategy for
Data and Analytics Optimization" included as Enclosure (1), developed in alignment with
references (a) through (t).
Additionally, I hereby establish the Data and Analytics Consortium (DAC) as a forum for
data sharing and analytics. The DAC will respond to data and decision demands, share best
practices, collaborate on related research; and promote the governance, standards, training, and
policies necessary to achieve data and analytics optimization. The DON CIO will work with the
DON Deputy CIO (DDCIO) Navy and DDCIO Marine Corps and DON communities to:
- Within 3 months, develop a DAC Terms of Reference (TOR)
- Within 6 months, develop a Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) for the 13 outputs required by the DON Data and Analytics Optimization Roadmap
The DON CIO points of contact for this effort are Dr. Sean Tzeng, sean.tzeng@.navy.mil,
(703) 695-1883, and Mr. Henry Lopez, email@example.com, (703) 695-2905.
Kelly E. Fletcher, Ph.D.