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  • Coalition supports e-citation tech for safety, service and savings

    Coalition supports e-citation tech for safety, service and savings

    A new industry group is calling for greater use of electronic citation systems in an effort to reduce time officers spend writing tickets, improving safety and removing paper-based inefficiencies.

  • Piqua Fast Fiber Optic SCADA

    How a city’s SCADA upgrade turned bandwidth into revenue

    The city of Piqua, Ohio, took advantage of the need to replace an aging SCADA network by building enough bandwidth to serve city needs, with some left over to sell.

  • 8 apps for safer city intersections

    8 apps for safer city intersections

    Winning apps in New York City’s Connected Intersections Challenge used wearable devices and smartphone sensors in effort to drive down traffic fatalities and injuries.

  • iRobot unveils multi-bot tablet controller, improved networking

    iRobot unveils multi-bot tablet controller, improved networking

    iRobot announced a multi-robot tablet controller and the uPoint Robot Radio networking solution for first responders and defense forces.

  • New World unveils public safety software upgrade

    New World upgrades public safety software

    New World announced Aegis 11.2, a suite of emergency response software that will reflect greater integration with Esri’s GIS enterprise server technology.

  • Pennsylvania app accesses campaign finances

    Pennsylvania app accesses campaign finance data

    In a political season, Pennsylvania makes available financial information filed by candidates for state office to the public via mobile apps.

  • How technology is helping fight Ebola

    How technology is helping fight Ebola

    The tech and health care communities are deploying e-record systems, open data and mapping tools, cloud computing and even robots in the campaign to prevent the spread of Ebola.

  • Marijuana inventory tracker seeds trust in new ventures

    Marijuana inventory tracker seeds trust in new ventures

    States are turning to inventory management tools to help provide the data they need to tax, regulate and finance new retail marijuana businesses.

  • 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.

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