Kansas appoints its first Director of Unmanned Aircraft Systems, and Utah proposes legislation to ‘neutralize’ drones over wildfires by jamming their signals or shooting them down.
Although many cities have made progress with open data portals and digitizing archives, a few consistently lead the pack.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is looking for a nationally uniform 911 data system.
Five Iowa health care systems are using the Statewide Alert Notification system that provides real-time, secure notifications to Medicaid care teams regarding emergency room visits, admissions and discharges of their members.
Georgia’s new School Reports website collects data from multiple sources to provide each public school with a single performance report based on indicators of student success.
Workforce management solutions can help state and local government agencies comply with the upcoming changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act.
States’ detailed data systems have revealed that more education doesn’t always mean higher earnings.
Even computer systems equipped with recommended cybersecurity technology can't detect all threats, which explains why a cybersecurity startup found malware on San Antonio's mass transit computer systems.
The ClientTrack Homeless Management Information System will streamline intake and reporting capabilities and provide data visibility across departments.
The information collected will help law enforcement and public safety officials make informed purchasing decisions.
As part of the Vigilant Guard exercise, the Vermont National Guard will provide a cyber exercise range that will simulate an intrusion within a power distribution network.
This year, states have enacted dozens of laws intended to give people greater control over who has access to their private activity and information, including where and how it is collected, stored, shared and used.
Applying geographic information systems to vector-borne disease surveillance and control allows agencies to effectively allocate surveillance and treatment resources.
What began as a project to improve service in city buildings has produced a surprising range of payoffs.
PreManage ED helps area hospitals share patient health records and other data in real time among their emergency departments.