State & Local

  • Hawaii wins with gamification of state online services

    Hawaii wins with gamification of state online services

    By applying gaming elements to its websites, Hawaii has boosted citizens’ use of online services by as much as 20 percent.

  • GCN Awards

    GCN Gala showcases projects driven by tech and teamwork

    The public sector IT community turns out to honor IT projects and leaders who showed exceptional creativity and determination in building systems that drove savings and performance in 2014.

  • 10 government IT projects earned honorable mentions

    10 goverment IT projects earn GCN Award honorable mentions

    These 10 projects were also selected by the GCN awards judges as deserving recognition for their performance and originality.

  • Mobile patient data for emergency response

    FEMA adds patient tracker apps to ER toolkit

    New mobile patient tracking software will improve healthcare situational awareness at disaster sites.

  • San Mateo County used OpenPublic CMS on its websites

    Phase2 'appifies' its Drupal-based CMS for gov

    Drupal content management firm Phase2 launched OpenPublic 1.0, an open source CMS for government projects and programs.

  • FireEye

    Cole guides agencies in next-gen cyber warfare

    As FireEye's global government liaison, Tony Cole brings governments the technology and insights to thwart a new generation of motivated attackers.

  • state government cloud solutions

    Cloud, cybersecurity solutions earn NASCIO honors

    University of Georgia’s private cloud deployment saved it more than $7.5 million compared to public cloud hosting, and Virginia’s focus on two significant attack vectors helped it reduce the frequency of the malware incidents.

  • Driverless-vehicle tech on the move

    Practice lanes for driverless-vehicle tech

    Autonomous vehicles will learn to navigate the complexities of urban and suburban driving in two recently established off-road cities.

  • California corrections

    Across California prisons, inmates now tracked online

    The California Department of Corrections digitized all inmate files and set up a fully automated transaction processing system.

  • Coalition to reinforce civic tech in mid-Atlantic region

    The Chesapeake Crescent Initiative has organized a public-private partnership to help cities strengthen their technology foundations, harden their resiliency and optimize services.

  • New York Department of Transportation iRideNYC transit app

    Bootstrapped web app delivers NYC transit options

    Using open source technology, in-house development expertise and a scalable cloud architecture, the New York City Transportation Department created iRideNYC, a much-needed mobile transit solution at a fraction of the estimated cost.

  • Bytegrid

    Partnership to deliver advanced infrastructure for researchers

    A partnership between the Mid-Atlantic Crossroads and Bytegrid Holdings will provide a secure, advanced infrastructure platform for the research and education community across the mid-Atlantic region.

  • Kynect kentucky

    kynect: Made from scratch … with flexibility baked in

    By following Kentucky’s enterprise infrastructure standards, the health exchange can more easily access information and interact with other parts of the government health insurance system.

  • BU building SCOPE smart city platform for the cloud

    Boston University building smart city platform for the cloud

    Boston University’s smart-city cloud platform is designed to use cloud and big data technologies to improve transportation, energy, public safety, asset management and social services in the City of Boston and across Massachusetts.

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