The Community Resilience Center of Excellence will use an open source platform, databases and virtual models to help local governments with post-disaster decision making.
The Customs and Border Patrol is expanding its Mobile Passport Control application to include Android users and use at Miami International Airport.
While the Superfish VisualDiscovery spyware found on some Lenovo PCs has damaged the company’s reputation, enterprise customers have been assured that the adware was confined to consumer notebooks.
The Department of Agriculture announced highlights of its open data initiative as well goals for the next year.
North Carolina released a mobile traffic application that gives users live data on weather alerts and road conditions.
Waze will share traffic data with the city in an effort to improve signal timing and ease congestion.
The ThreatExchange helps security professionals share threat information more easily, learn from each other’s discoveries and make their own systems safer.
The cloud-based Insights application runs comparisons on metrics gathered from police, fire, trash collection and other permit issuing agencies.
The Federal 100 awards are presented to government, industry and academic leaders who have gone above and beyond to shape how the government manages, develops and acquires IT.
Big data is often described by its Vs: volume, velocity, variety, variability and veracity.