State & Local

 
  • Iowa installs visual broadband monitoring system

    Iowa installs visual broadband monitoring system

    The Iowa Communications Network now has a way to visually track real-time network and information system disruptions and cyberattacks.

  • San Antonio data management Accela

    San Antonio jumps on Accela civic management platform

    San Antonio will use the Accela Civic Platform to streamline city business processes and increase citizen access to government services.

  • New York City city record newspaper now online and searchable

    NYC gets serious about making public notices searchable

    New York City launched City Record Online, a fully searchable database for all public notices, land sales and contract awards.

  • broadband and health metrics in virginia

    FCC maps intersection of broadband and health in Virginia

    Besides population and download speeds, the maps show the number of primary care providers per county, online access to health information, obesity prevalence and broadband provider distribution.

  • 5-state data clearinghouse cuts duplicate benefits payments

    5-state data clearinghouse cuts duplicate benefits payments

    As people apply for assistance, the National Accuracy Clearinghouse flags duplicate identifying information from five states.

  • Arkansas to put "panic buttons" in every public school

    Arkansas to put "panic buttons" in every public school

    The state has teamed up with Rave Mobile Safety to give key personnel a mobile app that promises faster response to active shooter situations and other emergencies.

  • New York to deploy statewide emergency management software

    New York to deploy statewide emergency management software

    The technology is part of “NY Responds,” the state’s newly integrated approach to disaster preparedness and response.

  • 7 steps to securing open government

    7 steps to securing open government

    A case study of open data processes in Seattle yielded seven ways cities can better manage risk when opening their data.

  • The fight against health care fraud

    The fight against health care fraud

    Government and industry are developing increasingly sophisticated tools to see beyond the smoke screen of fraudulent claims for medical payments.

  • Pilot project combines federal and state datasets to find SNAP fraud

    Pilot project combines federal and state datasets to find SNAP fraud

    In a seven-state pilot, the Food and Nutrition Services is using predictive analytics to find and prevent fraud in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

  • CallWorks

    NG 911 prepper: County updates emergency phone system

    Emergency CallWorks gives Stafford County’s emergency services an interactive mapping system to speed response.

  • 10 public sector projects take top honors in GCN Awards

    10 public sector projects take top honors in GCN Awards

    Ten public sector IT systems, including federal projects to expand digital services to users on global scale as well as local government apps designed to streamline citizens’ online experiences, were named winners of the 2015 GCN Awards for IT excellence.

  • New service puts ID-authentication power in police officers

    New service puts ID-authentication power in police officers' pockets

    Intellicheck is piloting its Law ID mobile device-based authentication solution with three different law enforcement agencies.

  • GitHub Enterprise now available through major GWACs

    GitHub Enterprise now available through major GWACs

    Agencies can now access GitHub Enterprise, the open source platform for code review, collaboration and project tracking through DLT Solutions’ government contracts.

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