State and Local Government

September 27, 2017

GOVERNMENT

Connect, Create, Collaborate at NASCIO 2017

Each year we look forward to getting together with CIOs and industry leaders like yourself at the NASCIO Annual Conference. This year’s theme, “Connect, Create, Collaborate”, is of special interest...

September 14, 2017

GOVERNMENT

Will Driverless Cars Dream in Cisco Hues?

Driverless cars, also known as Autonomous Vehicles, will contain a significant amount of technology. So why should all this advanced tech go to waste when the vehicle is not driving? Why not let them fall into a deep sleep and dream of Big Data...

May 16, 2017

GOVERNMENT

WannaCry Type Ransomware a Growing Threat: 5 Easy Steps to Protect Your Agency

It all started harmlessly enough. A pleasant sounding ping on her phone and a quick check of her email. But it then quickly descended into a weekend of worry. For people in both the public and private sector, cyber attack has become a potentially life-altering and seemingly unstoppable threat that is beginning to define our everyday […]

April 18, 2017

GOVERNMENT

The One Thing Your State Needs to Effectively Connect, Collaborate, and Create

The Internet of Things continues to enable digital transformation for cities, counties and states across America. As a result, residents are reaping a variety of benefits such as improved parking and traffic, enhanced safety due to lighting and cameras, and shortened emergency response times thanks to connected vehicles and video triage systems. Looking in from the […]

September 23, 2016

GOVERNMENT

NASCIO Wrap-Up: What’s Next?

I just wrapped up an incredible three days at the National Association of State CIO’s (NASCIO) Annual Conference. The event is the largest gathering of state government IT in the country. I loved getting to hear best practices, discuss challenges, and swap stories with the best and brightest minds across all 50 states. I know […]

June 21, 2016

GOVERNMENT

Customer Spotlight: Orlando Utilities Commission

As the second largest municipality in Florida, Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC) is responsible for providing its 310,000 customers across Orlando, St. Cloud, and Orange counties water and electricity 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Because the utility serves such a large number of customers across a wide range of cities, OUC management found […]

May 19, 2014

GOVERNMENT

Cisco and Streetline Innovate for Smart Parking: Introducing Camera Based Detection and an Integrated Streetline IOT Gat …

Parking is one of those universal challenges most people can relate to. Parking causes congestion on our city streets, contributes to pollution, and causes motorist frustration in most cities around the globe. As we look at ways to apply technology to tackle some of the most pressing issues facing our cities today, parking is ripe […]

October 29, 2013

GOVERNMENT

Public Safety Blog Series-The Best of the Best in Community Policing

“Community policing is central to the success of the police mission.”                                                                                         […]