A new study compares the cybersecurity posture of different levels of government.
Hitachi predictive technology for law enforcement combines real-time social media and Internet data feeds with historical data.
The market research firm handicaps platforms from the top enterprise analytics vendors.
Some states make it impossible to use a child’s Social Security number and other identifying information to establish credit, and in Utah parents can have their child’s identifying information monitored by the state.
Developed by New York City’s Comptroller Scott Stringer, ClaimStat is a data-driven initiative that identifies the patterns and practices that lead to lawsuits against the city.
Despite technological advances, advocates say telemedicine has failed to reach its full potential, due largely to policies in some states that make it difficult to practice, and pay for, such care.
The California Department of Transportation installed smart irrigation technology to deliver only as much water as it needs to keep the highway’s plants and soil healthy.
A survey on crime-fighting software shows an increasing reliance on social media analysis to fight drugs and gang violence.
Long Beach, Calif., is joining a growing list of cities that use Citymart to take an open and problem-based approach to municipal projects.
As states look to tax cloud services, a wide range of both policy and technical questions arise.
California hosted its first Green Gov Challenge in which citizen hackers used public data sets to help the state meet its sustainability goals.
In a new book on social entrepreneurship, Gabe Klein argues that public-private partnerships and government change agents can unleash urban innovation.
The Crime Data Dashboard gives the public the same kinds of statistical information on property incidents and violent crimes used by Seattle's police.
Colorado CIO Suma Nallapati has a modest goal: improve the "digital touch points" for every citizen interaction.
The Fiscal Note Agency Response System speeds analysis of the financial impact of proposed legislation.