GCN Industry Executive of the Year: David Moskovitz

Industry Executive of the Year: David Moskovitz

In a tight and tumultuous market, the CEO of Accenture Federal Services is building “this tremendous culture of client.”

How much does going mobile really cost?

How much does going mobile really cost?

Agencies should expect both short- and long-term expenses as they meet the rising demand for mobile-friendly services.

research into behavior based mobile security

DHS funds behavior-based tech to enhance mobile security

Northrop Grumman will leverage university research to develop more secure methods for authenticating users while eliminating the need for passwords.

The Blackphone 2 and BlackBerry Priv secure phones

Mobile gets more secure, but at a price

The Blackphone 2 and BlackBerry Priv secure phones offer high security while still delivering the kind of performance and access to popular apps consumers demand.

Air-ground coordination lets soldiers call in air strikes from tablets

Air-ground coordination lets soldiers call in air strikes from tablets

The Persistent Close Air Support prototype gives ground troops a way to coordinate with pilots to command an air strike with as few as three clicks.

D.C. tackles bus bunching with smartphones

D.C. tackles bus bunching with smartphones

Positioning data transmitted from smartphones installed on every bus gave the city enough information to modify routes to keep buses on schedule.

Rugged tablet travels for public safety

Rugged tablet travels for public safety

The Datalux TM110 tablet can be used both in and out of vehicles and comes with a variety of data collection options.

Software slows smartphone power drain

Software slows smartphone power drain

The new tool reduces smartphone battery drain by intelligently suppressing background activities.

How agencies can boost their search results

How agencies can boost their search results

Making government sites easily discoverable by search engines ultimately helps citizens, allowing them to find and use the services and information that agencies make available.

Dedicated apps and discreet monitoring could keep teen offenders out of jail

Apps and discreet monitoring could keep teen offenders out of jail

Technology that pairs GPS, Bluetooth and smartphones with lightweight ankle bracelets will allow officials to keep some teenage offenders out of jail as they await trial.

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In San Antonio, it's now free 4G for everyone on the city's transit system

San Antonio’s VIA Metropolitan Transit put routers on all its buses, paratransit vans and at transit centers to give its riders free 4G Wi-Fi access.

Leader/Soldier Effects Tool Suite

Mobile software helps soldiers coordinate firing info

The Army is testing a mobile suite that helps soldiers more easily relay tactical information on the battlefield.

Topic Resources

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