State and local governments are balancing privacy, security and citizen service as the amount of available data explodes -- and finding that policy needs to catch up with the tech.
The technology research firm’s top 10 tech trends for 2016 lean heavily on the performance, flexibility and agility required to organize the information ecosystem.
Experts from a range of agencies discuss the tools and tactics needed to integrate big data analytics into critical missions.
A trio of data experts discuss what they do, what agencies need in terms of data support and the future of the agency chief data officer position.
The Idaho National Laboratory’s Infrastructure Protection Digital Library gives disaster officials filtered, searchable access to thousands of pages of information and images.
Panelists at the Code for America Summit discussed how public-private data sharing can help cities build innovative and inclusive transportation services.
Hitachi’s Visualization Predictive Crime Analytics system uses real-time, historical and geographic data to predict crime.
Although the Internet of Things can cut costs and increase efficiency, lethality and survivability, a new report suggests the military has been slow to embrace it.
The $3.1 million project will put 500 sensor arrays on street light poles throughout the city.
Digital identity management technology allows devices to securely recognize and interact with each other, improving the quality of civic services and city planning.
The Salesforce IoT Cloud brings insights to information by connecting data from the Internet of Things with customer information.
Montgomery County, Md., is using its Thingstitute testbed to see how actionable, granular data can help farmers improve their businesses.
Backed by $160 million in federal funding, the Obama administration announced programs to help local communities use emerging technologies to reduce traffic congestion, fight crime, foster economic growth and improve the delivery of city services.
In-memory computing offers a viable alternative to expensive supercomputers and a natural complement to current enterprise investments.