State and Local Governments Hustle to Fill the Cybersecurity Workforce Gap
October 03, 2014 - The shortage of cybersecurity experts is well documented. So what are agencies doing to fill the gap?
Shared Services Agreements Aim to Keep IT Operations Afloat in the Next Big Storm
August 22, 2014 - Governments team up to develop backup arrangements for tech services in the event of an emergency.
Agencies Inch Toward Solutions on BYOD
July 18, 2014 - Solutions to deal with security and data privacy issues have sprouted up in droves, but is there a good fix to the people problem?
Open by Default
April 28, 2014 - Governments outside the U.S. have embraced the OpenDocument Format as the new way of doing business. What should state and local governments know about it?
Cyberinsurance: Do You Need It?
February 27, 2014 - Not everyone's convinced of the value, but public CIOs must be involved in the decision.
Emergency Agencies Prepare for Cyberbreaches to 911 Systems
January 21, 2014 - Emergency managers are increasingly concerned about cyberattacks on 911 and other public safety systems.
Baltimore Builds a Data Dictionary
November 25, 2013 - By collecting and collating disparate data, government agencies are creating information repositories to assist decision-making.
Oregon Health Insurance Exchange Is Powered by Design Thinking
September 24, 2013 - With the launch of Cover Oregon, state officials expect their commitment to design thinking to pay off.
Video Helped Capture the Boston Bombing Suspects, But Is it Preventive?
July 11, 2013 - Video footage can help unravel an event and catch the perpetrators, but some say the presence of cameras could deter acts of violence.
Single-Vendor Purchasing for Data Centers
June 19, 2013 - Proponents say vertical stacking simplifies your data center - but will you be locked in?