The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency released an open source software toolkit for crowdsourcing geospatial analytics.
When the city’s IT team created a public-facing app for its 911 data, it simultaneously built a more detailed dashboard for officers.
Metrics borrowed from the automobile manufacturing industry can help agencies more accurately assess their own software testing capabilities.
While most of the challenges involve management practices and information flows, technical solutions can help.
In an effort to reduce the backlog in filling Freedom of Information Act requests, the departments of Justice and Homeland Security are making some changes.
The best open data portals enable updated information, mapping support, clean data and efficient delivery mechanisms.
The first HoloLens software development company launched last week, while Microsoft is offering research-and-development grants for its mixed-reality technology.
The Citygram app, which turns structured data into citizen-friendly local updates, can be a model for federal agencies’ open-data efforts.
Some of the most commonly used platforms offer support for large datasets, visualization and search, easing agencies' transition to open data.
Vencore Labs’ SecureSMART solution helps utilities detect early signs of attacks on wireless networks and validate security controls in the electric grid.