A video surveillance system that combines thousands of cameras requires more than technology to be effective.
With thousands of cameras providing round-the-clock surveillance of Baltimore, the CitiWatch surveillance program turned to a video analysis platform from VidSys to help make sense of all of the data.
Latest version of the software used by several large agencies helps managers more easily compare priorities and viewpoints between teams across their organizations.
Adjusting to a more urban population, the state's Parks and Wildlife Department turns to data analytics to more effectively manage and promote the use of millions of acres of park lands and waterways.
Combining cellular and other digital communications with traditional police radio networks increases interoperability and extends coverage areas, but there are limits to its uses.
Replacing an end-of-life radio dispatch system with an IP platform linking smartphones with traditional radios extends the reach and the functionality for San Luis Obispo County's first responders.
GCN honors projects, ranging from USDA's satellite-based anti-fraud program to the world's biggest public-sector hackathon, for excellence in IT innovation and performance.
By using Riverbed storage appliances, the state’s National Guard serves up files from a central command while leaving the WAN free for other tasks.
The Wireless Waterways Project reportedly is the first to bring wireless IP communications to inland ports and could spread across the country.
Denver Water's IT Division spots trouble before it happens using Splunk's data collection and analysis capabilities.
The city gets the public on board with programs using smart meters and analytics to improve water and power use.
Cisco and NetApp introduce converged infrastructure technology designed to help organizations handle data-intensive workloads.
With sensors and advanced analytics tied together within a cloud infrastructure, the city is looking to cut downtown power use by 10 to 25 percent.
The Risk Based Inspection System mines data from city agencies to help firefighters prioritize inspections.
A team at the West Point Military Academy has released details of a software program that is helping local police improve intelligence on street gangs through new techniques for analyzing crime-based social networks.