The GCN Awards represent an opportunity for agencies and the IT industry to recognize the work and commitment of agency teams who often make the difference between a project that just meets its marks and those with outstanding originality, value and productivity.
The 2014 GCN Award winning projects range from a system that streamlined a process for victims of physical abuse to obtain protective orders to a cost-saving mobile app by a self-taught Air Force dev team.
Officials want to extend the OhioCheckbook.com initiative to every city, town, school district and local governing entity in the state.
A new NASCIO study details state governments' struggles to recruit and retain IT talent.
The city recently announced its open data portal and the Innovate Detroit 311 app.
A network modernization has given the city more reliable communications and the infrastructure to deploy future technologies.
Rescue workers, hospital staffers and patients themselves are using mobile apps to improve responses to health emergencies.
City officials hope to cut emergency room visits with a program designed to connect residents in their homes with a doctor, via the emergency medical technicians and firefighters who answer the 911 call.
Scholars from the University of Maryland and UCLA built a national database for food safety inspection information.
Despite its rocky launch, the federal health insurance exchange did better than the exchanges run by individual states at both enrolling new people and hanging onto previous enrollees.
Rand researchers found that the law enforcement community needs to boost its knowledge of technology and better share information.
A new report released by the IBM Center for The Business of Government highlights methods cities are using for IT better management, engagement and service.
The New Orleans Fire Department used data analytics to identify households at risk for fires and conduct door-to-door smoke alarm outreach.
New Gartner analysis finds broad similarities at different levels of government, but decidedly different rankings of public-sector CIO's biggest worries.
The Next-Generation Incident Command System is a mobile, web-based system designed to speed collaboration and enhance situational awareness.