The Department of Transportation announced finalists for its Smart City Challenge from the nearly 80 submissions it received.
The Smart Cities Council’s Readiness Guide helps city planners make educated choices about the technologies they can use to transform their towns.
A more open monitoring system would give both the Justice Department and the states documentation on what’s working and what’s not.
The state is trying to create an online marijuana license and registration system that is a little more IRS and a little less SWAT team.
A small population scattered over vast areas, often without Internet access, makes effective systems especially tricky.
The Massachusetts Big Data project charts the growth of big data activity in the state.
The package of open data and digital tools will help developers build apps that tackle inequities and strengthen communities.
With partners in state and local government, the military, universities and businesses, the Montgomery Internet Exchange is poised to expand cybersecurity research, spur economic growth and deliver content faster for businesses and consumers.
With geospatial information, agencies can put resources where they’re needed, increasing transparency, efficiency and productivity.
When geographic information systems are integrated into an agency’s overall strategy, leaders can leverage location data to better inform decisions.
A recent report explores how adding LTE-U to a limited band spectrum can disrupt Wi-Fi services used by local governments.
Staying flexible and pushing the limits of software has nurtured the growth of the public-safety GIS portal to 36,000 users across the state.
An open source, CalCloud-hosted “tech habitat” for development, the Innovation Lab helps agencies build, test and deploy open source projects in the state’s data center.
High-priced computerized machines have been falling out of favor with cash-strapped local governments, which also worry the machines could be hacked and lead to voter fraud.
In Virginia, the Henrico County Fire Department has partnered with Esri to go beyond basic GIS dispatching and provide real situational awareness when emergency calls come in.