Armor X10 rugged tablet FDNY

FDNY medical crews to arrive at the scene with Armor tablets

The rugged tablets, along with DRS Technologies' EVDO routers, will let crew establish two-way links from the scene of an emergency to a hospital.

Tablet with data in 3D

Digital payoff at GPO: More content, 2008 costs

Shifting the focus from print to digital has produced a leaner, more efficient Government Printing Office with a growing number of digital products and delivery systems.

DOD considering BlackBerry iOS and Android devices

DOD's mobile plan still calls for multiple platforms

The department says its management plan calls for supporting multiple devices, despite a report that it would drop BlackBerry for Apple devices.

Surface RT and Surface Pro

RT vs. Pro: Which Surface is best for your agency?

The natural reaction is to go with the more powerful Pro, but the choice depends on how employees will be using the tablet.

Collage of Apple Andriod BlackBerry logos

BlackBerry to open secure workspace for Android, iOS

The company said it will soon update Blackberry Enterprise Service 10 to allow separate work and personal environments for third-party devices.

Kyocera Torque 6710

Ultra tough smart phone has tools for field work

The 4G LTE Kyocera Torque 6710 passes the toughest tests for ruggedness while still providing some nice features.

Blackberry in the cloud displaying a communication error message

Tips for moving BlackBerrys along with e-mail to the cloud

At EPA, Lockheed Martin put BlackBerry users through pilot tests before transitioning them to the cloud.

Electronic payments

New electronic payment system could catch on in government

Iowa has adopted Dwolla's real-time, fixed-fee online and mobile payment system and plans to use the platform at all levels of state government.

Businessman using mobile device

Motorola releases secure management tool for Android devices

The company's AME 2000 lets organizations centrally manage encryption and aligns with government security specifications.

Mobile devices on camouflage background

Step two of DOD's mobile strategy outlines pilot projects

The recently released Commercial Mobile Device Implementation Plan lists a range of pilots that could have an impact on the goals of the Mobile Device Strategy.

New Mexico NMRoads map

New Mexico upgrades its Web, mobile experience

The state's transportation department used Adobe Experience Manager, which the company has just updated, to redesign and launch an intuitive website in six months.

USS Kearsarge

Navy's ship-to-ship communications go 4G

The Naval Air Systems Command is testing an LTE network for high-bandwidth ship-to-ship communications.

Topic Resources

  • Mobile Apps Make Gains in Identity and Security

    The government is transitioning its mobile app offerings from straightforward informational to more complex transactional setups. As more agencies embrace mobile apps, their possibilities become apparent and their security policies necessary. Read this informative Digital Dialogue to learn how agencies can take advantage of emerging mobile solutions while maintaining data security.