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How Rhode Island consolidated its health infrastructure

How Rhode Island consolidated its health infrastructure

RIBridges is a single repository for client information across 48 programs and several agencies.

How challenges turn cities into tech laboratories

How challenges turn cities into tech laboratories

Cities are taking the lead in testing and piloting technologies to tackle traffic, crime and chronic homelessness.

App delivers last-mile options for NC train travelers

App delivers last-mile options for NC train travelers

The North Carolina Department of Transportation is testing an app that integrates public transit information with Uber data to make rail commuting easier.

Creating the accessible website

Creating the accessible website

To make its website more accessible and useful to residents, Marion, Ill., installed software on that adds speech, reading and translation capabilities.

Five fixes for U.S. election systems

5 fixes for U.S. election systems

Two Harvard cybersecurity scholars outline the election risks and recommend several steps for federal and local governments to take after the 2016 elections.

Virginia gets investment for drone workforce

Virginia gets investment for drone workforce

A White House initiative to improve economic development in coal communities will fund training for drone operators in southwest Virginia.

Map-based tools smooth early voting

Map-based tools smooth early voting

Geographic information systems are helping improve the voting experience for both voters and election officials.

FirstNet contract award deadline slips

FirstNet contract award deadline slips

After missing the Nov. 1 deadline, officials said they were moving closer to an award for the national emergency radio network.

Pittsburgh’s portal integrates open data

Pittsburgh’s portal integrates open data

The ‘Burgh’s Eye View’ data portal gives users a quick way to find information on 311 requests, police activity and other city information.

AI could speed transit security scan times

AI could speed transit security scan times

Evolv Technology is testing its system that speeds scanning by applying artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Using data to build a safer city

Using data to build a safer city

Urban planners soon may be able create safer cities based on a combination of cellphone data, Google Street View images and machine learning.

FBI offers free online cyber investigation training

The Cyber Investigator Certification Program can help law enforcement officers improve their handling of digital evidence.

Boston.gov opens its source code

Boston.gov opens its source code

Boston releases the code behind its recently redesigned website so that developers can contribute improvements and other cities can build their own sites from it.

How LA’s security center combats cyberthreats

How LA’s security center combats cyberthreats

The Los Angeles Integrated Security Operations Center consolidates more than 200 million log records from across 41 departments every 24 hours.

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DC takes underground pipe inspections to the cloud

The Water and Sewer Authority in Washington, D.C., uses Esri services in the Microsoft Azure cloud to improve inspection management.


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