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.
A new State and Local Government Practice at the General Services Administration’s 18F digital services group will broaden the group’s impact in building, buying and sharing efficient and easy-to-use digital services.
The Indiana Office of Technology is using Syncplicity, an enterprise file sharing system, to facilitate collaboration and cut down on shadow IT.
Fire departments can join together for ad hoc meetings, training or disaster planning both in the station house and in the field.
CompStat 2.0 promises greater transparency for ordinary citizens and improved access for police on the street.
Working with both MIT’s Sustainable Design Lab and the Lincoln Laboratory, Boston may be able to significantly cut costs and boost its energy resilience.