NASCIO has selected 30 state IT initiatives in 10 categories as finalists for its 2012 Recognition Awards for Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Information Technology in State Government.
Environmental Management System collects and reports 3,000 energy data points every 10 seconds, including main electrical and water services.
A self-service Web portal that lets state agencies in Texas choose cloud services from a marketplace of providers could serve as a model for federal agencies.
Officials at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory used Amazon Web Services to stream video and images from the landing, knowing they could shut it down afterward.
Cloud computing, virtualized IT, an information-consuming public and demands from to do more with less are forcing agency IT shops to rethink their approach.
Alaska's enterprise architect offers tips for overcoming migration hurdles to deploying so-called fabric or unified computing.
A private cloud based on unified computing technology has turned Alaska's IT unit into a versatile services provider for the state.
A survey of managers finds that a majority have little or no knowledge of how their providers protect their data.
Government organizations spending on cloud computing tend to be those that have dealt frist with foundation issues such as enterprise and services-oriented architectures, according to the IDC Government Insights report.
NEC's 22-inch EA223WM-BK LCD combines good performance with the lowest power use of any monitor the lab has tested.
Esri's GIS public information maps will be made accessible on Microsoft's cloud-based disaster portal.
Just 56 percent of federal executives said IT helps support their daily operations.
The Tripp Lite UPS System cuts down on wasted electricity by combining a smart power strip and UPS in one device.
Top state IT leaders have adopted a new strategic plan aimed at putting a stronger emphasis on CIO leadership.
Everything-as-a-Service has emerged in the post-personal computer era as a cost-effective, streamlined way to buy IT services and solutions.