A new hosted service uses proprietary algorithms to distinguish between human and non-human behavior in Web traffic, which could help stop DDOS attacks before they get going.
Concerned about being targeted by denial-of-service attacks while hosting the GOP convention, the Hillsborough County, Fla., Sheriff’s Office turned to security-as-a-service.
The IBM Social Sentiment Index measures public opintion on key issues and services such as education and transportation, helping city officials to make more informed decisions.
Data mining, analytics and Web dashboards can help fill gaps in education by letting educators study how students learn, a Brookings report says.
The National Justice Information Sharing Initiative grant will advance enterprise architecture and information sharing among states, NASCIO offciials said.
County officials are stepping up efforts to transform operations and improve the quality of services to residents while at the same time lower IT management costs.
Iowa State's Information Assurance Center's test bed simulates complex networks and cyberattacks, making it a trusted source for information on the reliability and effectiveness of security products.
State governments should be preparing now to make use of the vast ammounts of data their agencies collect, a new report says.
The Superior Court of California, County of Riverside is sponsoring the Shared Procurement Services Pilot Project, providing the services of a trial court procurement specialist to the other courts via BidSync, a procurement-as-a-service provider.
There's no one-size-fits-all solution, but it's just a matter of time before secure plans are in place, a CIO panel says.
The for the state’s electronic procurement system (eVA) will make it easier to track business opportunities with government agencies in the state.
A pilot project that started in Michigan will give police in in several states access to a database of nearly 13 million mug shots.
A survey of government officials indicates that it is cost savings — not politics — that drives technology purchasing.
NASCIO has selected 30 state IT initiatives in 10 categories as finalists for its 2012 Recognition Awards for Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Information Technology in State Government.
A self-service Web portal that lets state agencies in Texas choose cloud services from a marketplace of providers could serve as a model for federal agencies.