• FOSE briefs: IT management, BYOD, open source, cybersecurity framework

    Here are some of the more newsworthy announcements from among the keynotes, panels and conference sessions.

  • Atlanta and Code for America website improves court operations

    Developed with Code for America, Atlanta’s new ATLCourt website allows residents to look up their court cases, get text reminders and find answers to frequently asked questions.

  • State CIOs press federal leaders on cross-jurisdiction hot buttons

    Members of the National Association of State Chief Information Officers met with federal CIOs on strengthening ties on cybersecurity, extending broadband to schools and public safety info sharing.

  • DISA approves AirWatch MDM for Defense networks

    The Security Technical Implementation Guide ensures compliance with security policy and configuration requirements for mobile operating systems in DOD.

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  • Cori, the next-gen supercomputer for exascale science

    The new Cray XC system will deliver 10 times the sustained computing capability of NERSC's Hopper system, a Cray XE6 supercomputer.

  • Massachusetts invests in open cloud project, big data

    A $3 million capital investment in the Massachusetts Open Cloud project will help the commonwealth create a new public cloud computing infrastructure to spur big data innovation.

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  • IBM offers big data technology to federal healthcare

    IBM announced new investments in its US Federal Healthcare Practice, adding big data programs for advanced clinical care and data management.

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  • Washington county consolidates 911 systems

    Pierce County, Wash., creates South Sound 911, an 'interlocal agency' consolidating 911 and dispatch, records and technology services across 22 fire and 16 police departments.

  • IE 11 'Enterprise Mode' tackles browser compatibility

    An IE 11 browser running Enterprise Mode can automatically switch to emulate older Microsoft browser technologies, such as IE 8 technology, without requiring action from an end user.

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  • NARA crowdsources video captioning

    Amara allows individuals and organizations to add subtitles and captions to videos in dozens of languages.