Austin chief information officer Stephen Elkins talks about the city's plan to build a framework for bringing together regional IT leaders and fostering community engagement.
Massachusetts non-profit is offering a $10,000 prize for innovative programs or promising ideas.
Esri and the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS Foundation have joined forces to offer a virtual, cloud-based center to provide tools, resources and training for public safety agencies.
Michigan and Pennsylvania are testing identity proofing and enabling federated use of secure credentials for online access to government services.
Connecticut needed a way to keep its online regulatory code up to date and found a way to move it from Word to XML files.
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Connecticut's e-Regulation project uses XML authoring and workflow management to bring the regulatory process into the 21st century.
The city's housing authority adopted Adobe EchoSign, a software-as-a-service e-signing application that cut the time to process housing assistance contracts by 98 percent.
George Mason University and Prince William County have opened the Simulation and Game Institute on the school's Prince William Campus to encourage entrepreneurship in serious gaming.
The North Carolina county combined Office 365, Microsoft Surface Pro tablets and Windows Azure to increase mobility and security – and save money.
Mobile technology provider TeleCommunications Systems Inc. will open an interoperability lab to help call handling services vendors test interfaces to next-generation 911 systems.
Winning cities get IBM expertise, consulting and recommendations to use to solve municipal problems through technology.
Boston's Office of New Urban Mechanics together with researchers with Emerson College's Engagement Game Lab recently released a "lessons learned" booklet for developing and deploying innovative tools for engaging citizens.
The Real-Time Crime Center Starter Kit from Motorola integrates systems so that municipal police departments can improve their effectiveness.