Massachusetts announced a Galactic Grant Competition for commonwealth-based life science companies to conduct research on the International Space Station.
The fusion of 40 data sets from federal, state and local agencies gives the Forest Service's fire managers a central source of spatial data for mapping, decision support, business intelligence and situational awareness.
A partnership between Microsoft and VIEVU, a manufacturer of police body cameras, will let officers transfer their videos to Microsoft’s soon-to-be-released Azure Government Cloud.
With the Coplogic online crime-reporting portal, Chico, Calif., police save staff time and improve report accuracy.
A recent review of Los Angeles Police Department’s early warning system found it had limited predictive capabilities.
A recent report from the Texas Department of Information Resources offers tactics to reduce the state’s dependence on its legacy systems.
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.
The USDA is working to improve tools and tactics for anti-fraud detection, despite reports that error rates are dropping fast.
The $160 million initiative will upgrade the NYPD’s mobile platform, allowing the department to outfit up to 6,000 police cars with rugged tablets and provide 35,000 handheld devices for police officers.
The New York Energy Manager will provide real-time energy use and trending data for 3,000 state government buildings.
Researchers at MIT have demonstrated a simple system that uses virtual tokens tracked over wireless networks to detect traffic congestion and reroute traffic.
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.
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 announced a multi-robot tablet controller and the uPoint Robot Radio networking solution for first responders and defense forces.