Researchers from Penn State are developing a high performance computing-based framework to evaluate accident traffic data from police reports across California to find patterns related to deaths and severe injuries.
The city’s contract with Amazon will allow more than 1,800 public schools to purchase digital books through an online marketplace.
Public Service Request’s mobile app lets users lodge complaints or submit service requests to local governments -- even as they move across municipalities.
A cloud-centric infrastructure is flexible enough to enable government organizations to manage and access critical decision-making data for less in an environment that is secure, modern and reliable.
State and local governments are finding different ways to leverage their open data.
Participation in the Police Data Initiative has grown to 53 jurisdictions, which have released over 90 datasets of information to the public.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has released a public bid for a new fare payment system that uses contactless smart cards and mobile phones.
Although there is no clear definition of a smart city, the goal is to collect immediate data on everything from traffic patterns to home water use, analyze it and use that information to make the city work better.
Investments in smartphone-based fraud reporting apps are paying off because tipsters can submit photos and videos in support of their claims, making them easier for officials to investigate.
KVM technology streamlined operators’ work environment by allowing them to control multiple, remote computers.
The Federal Highway Administration wants states to report transportation metrics on travel times, congestion and emissions.
In the absence of state and federal guidelines on testing and developing the vehicles, some cities are welcoming the cars.
Pegasystems’ Pega 7 platform is helping the New Jersey Courts quickly move information through the pretrial judicial process.
A bill in New York calls for a device that can field-test electronic devices after an accident for proof of their unlawful use while driving.