The robust communications that smart cities are built on requires systematic evaluation and benchmarking to ensure effective delivery of public services.
By modeling the flow -- of freight, commuters, money or anything else -- across each link of a network, researchers can show where investment will be most beneficial and which projects shouldn’t happen at all.
City government, industry and university partners are building an interactive smart city platform for Lafayette, La.
In a political atmosphere that is increasingly hostile to immigrants, concerns grow over the vulnerability of data used for state or municipal ID programs.
Government agencies and public health organizations are working to develop new tools to share pertinent health care data among providers and, in some cases, to predict the path of a user about to return to a life of opioid abuse.
The Department of Health and Human Services will distribute $485 million in grants to all 50 states to support evidence-based prevention, treatment and recovery services.
States are taking the lead, but are they equipped to address the complex issues of cybersecurity?
Although saving time and money are two major factors that go into selecting an automated archiving solution, look for one that will make responding to records requests easier.
Coordinating the transition to next-generation 911 technology requires funding and oversight.
A startup’s sorting technology can help cities reduce the costs associated with disposing of household hazardous waste.
If the Trump administration does not make broadband access a priority, it risks missing an opportunity to invest in a proven economic engine for the country.
The state will repay about $7.1 million in federal bonuses to resolve allegations that it manipulated data related to its food stamp program.
Taser International rebrands and moves to corner the body-worn camera market. But the cost considerations for local departments don't go away.
Researchers found a way to reduce the likelihood of a successful election hack by using game theory to predict targets combined with random audits that make it harder for an attacker to change an election result without detection.
The proposed State Cyber Resiliency Act would create a dedicated grant program to help states protect themselves against cybersecurity threats and better identify, detect, respond to and recover from attacks.