State & Local

 
  • New York

    NYC Geek Squad stays on mission to liberate data

    Building on successes of 2013, the Mayor's Office of Data Analytics pushes predictive analytics to help city leaders make data-driven decisions.

  • Survey: Agencies save with automation technology

    A SolarWinds survey of 162 public-sector IT employees found that investments in automation technology have saved time and money for agencies.

  • New York

    City mines eviction filings to slow homelessness

    New York City's Department of Homeless Services is using analytics to anticipate evictions and help identify families at risk of becoming homeless.

  • immunizations

    How analytics sharpens state disease surveillance, lower costs

    State public health agencies are turning to more advanced analytics in turning simple immunization registries into engines of population health management.

  • Massachusetts HIway demo

    Mass HIway lets health providers easily swap medical records

    Massachusetts' health info exchange helps providers locate, request and retrieve medical records from other participating providers on a secure, interconnected system.

  • open data

    Open data gurus share best practices

    Governments are publishing best-practices guides for implementing open data.

  • Jefferson County

    IP video surveillance puts more 'eyes' on waterway traffic

    A vast traffic-monitoring network has been deployed to make sure that all can safely navigate the waters with minimal interference.

  • Michigan

    SaaS solution drives improvements at Michigan DMVs

    The state of Michigan is piloting a service that uses mobile technology and software as a service to streamline the customer experience at the DMV and speed revenues to state coffers.

  • EDGE

    DHS-Army game engine gives first responders an EDGE

    The Enhanced Dynamic Geo-Social Environment joint virtual training platform supports scenarios in which multiple organizations must coordinate with each other, as would be necessary in an active-shooter scenario.

  • bridge

    App helps Pennsylvania get its bridges back

    Tablet app helps the state survey its complete road and bridge system.

Topic Resources

  • Advanced Threats and Big Data: The New Cybersecurity Landscape

    So often in our organizations, information silos keep us from sharing data and communicating the right information at the right time to stop advanced threats. Hear why a big data solution is an important part of a defense against advanced threats and ideas about what data sources are required across the organization for this analysis to combat these attacks.

  • GameChanger: NoSQL

    Big data is big business for government. It’s clear in the funding provided for big data-related projects, and it’s clear in the response from agencies at all levels of government. Download this informative whitepaper to learn how NoSQL can expand possibilities by tapping into the unrealized value of your organization’s big data.

  • The Power of Analytics for the Public Sector

    Agencies face the difficulty of managing the increasing complexity of the “information explosion”. Adopting analytics can help solve these issues and achieve desirable outcomes. Read this white paper and see how analytics solutions can help the Government evaluate excess data and unlock insights to create better informed decisions.

  • i2 Intelligence Analysis Platform

    IBM® i2® IBM® i2® Intelligence Analysis Platform is a scalable, extensible, service oriented intelligence analysis environment that is designed to provide organizations with access to intelligence when and where they need it, enabling faster, more informed decision making.

  • Beyond the Next Generation: Meeting the Converging Demands of Network Security

    A number of network security technologies have arisen that claim to be the "next generation" of network defense - but what does this concept actually mean? How is the threat landscape changing the way we think about and deploy network security solutions? Scott Crawford, Managing Research Director, Security and Risk Management at EMA Research provides insight into what we can expect in the area of network security and how to leverage new technologies to meet today's security challenges in light of other considerations such as overall complexity and performance.