State & Local

 
  • Tech that helps flag fraudulent tax returns

    Tech that helps flag fraudulent tax returns

    Because tax fraud is pervasive, governments enlist identity verification technology to ensure refunds go to the correct taxpayer.

  • New Jersey opens regional Real Time Crime Center

    New Jersey opens regional Real Time Crime Center

    The Corr-Stat Real Time Crime Center will allow for state and local law enforcement agencies to access technology and information, with the ultimate goal of reducing crimes and improving citizens’ quality of life.

  • Indiana ramps up mobile apps for government

    Since Indiana launched mobile device management software to push internally developed applications, access to public information has been streamlined and downloads to its app store have boomed.

  • Utah government sees 10,000-fold increase in cyberattacks

    A surge in cyberattacks is being attributed to the presence of the National Security Agency’s $1 billion data center.

  • ICMA, SAS offer government performance analytics tool

    The cloud-based Insights application runs comparisons on metrics gathered from police, fire, trash collection and other permit issuing agencies.

  • Utah taps Google for high-res aerial imagery

    Utah taps Google for high-res aerial imagery

    A license with Google will give public sector groups in Utah more accurate imagery and allow them to share mapping data among agencies.

  • Warehouse fire raises questions on perishable public records

    A fire at a Brooklyn warehouse that destroyed personal records reignites the debate over paper vs electronic records.

  • DHS tests RF interference to improve emergency comm

    DHS tests RF interference to improve emergency comm

    The Department of Homeland Security and Mercer University partnered to test disruptions in the electromagnetic spectrum in order to improve first responder mobile communications.

  • Cellular on wheels

    Colorado to demo LTE safety network

    The LTE Demonstration Network will give first responders the chance to use some of the next generation LTE devices that will bring the power of broadband data to local, tribal, state and federal responders.

  • Analytics powers app for social workers

    Analytics powers app for social workers

    The Case Advice app pulls data from a variety of back-office systems and makes it available to case workers while they’re in the field.

Topic Resources

  • Mining Gold from Machine Data

    Holistic visibility is more important than ever because most IT services— including email and web services— consist of a series of connected applications and infrastructure components. Download this whitepaper to learn the best ways to enhance your IT operations management strategy and gain insightful understanding and visibility into your organization’s data center.