The Ark-Tex Council of Governments added a satellite network to its 911 system to ensure citizens’ access to emergency services.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx explains that smart cities use technology for holistic, inclusive solutions.
Arizona's Pinal County knew it needed to take a more rigorous approach to heat morbidity, so its Disease Investigation Program turned to SAS Analytics to monitor trends and at-risk populations.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is evaluating whether unmanned aerial systems can take some of the cost and danger out of bridge inspections.
The Postal Service suggests five ways it could support smart city initiatives using its vehicles and mail carriers.
Los Angeles’ Integrated Security Operations Center consolidates all departmental cybersecurity into one central system.
In response to the threat of foreign interference in U.S. elections, 18 states have asked the Department of Homeland Security for advice on how to protect voting technology from cyber tampering.
Five state health and human services agencies have deployed a joint fraud detection system that fights waste and abuse in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The White House on Sept. 26 announced more than $80 million in new funding for smart cities research and projects across the county.
The Supervised Release File Project notifies officers nationwide in real time when they encounter one of the more than 15,000 individuals under parole supervision in New Jersey.
Local officials say that expanding access to broadband not only attracts new people and companies but also inspires innovation from existing residents and businesses, ultimately creating jobs and other economic opportunities.
Although states have strengthened their defenses against hackers and cybercriminals who attack their computer networks, officials admit they’re not fully prepared for increasingly complex threats that could expose the personal information of their residents.
The real emphasis, according to Assistant Secretary of Cybersecurity and Communications Andy Ozment, should be on building in cybersecurity "from the get-go" on the next generation of systems.
Although cybersecurity is being woven into the fabric of government, it’s not appropriately funded, a new survey from NASCIO and Deloitte finds.
The city is using PageFreezer to create a searchable archive of six websites and 75 social media accounts.