Reports from the IT horizon.
Philadelphia is a leader because it meets the needs of our citizens, families, businesses and visitors
The city is close to going live with a $10 million case-management system that will allow the Houston municipal court system to eliminate paper, Lewis said.
"Outsourcing is beginning to flourish, and it's because of new public-sector leadership"
"'This is the sort of smart thing we want to see government doing.' It's the sort of thing I know we can do more of in California"
"The majority of federal funding is going into services and products, such as antivirus and firewall technologies, instead of into research. This is not advancing us beyond the current platforms that require those add-on products to be used with a modicum of safety"
So far, only a few jurisdictions have accepted advertisements on their Web sites, but more will follow. Is the risk worth the reward?
Oceanside, Calif., says goodbye to Ethernet, hello to ATM.
High-bandwidth is here, but for state and local governments, what you get isn't always what you see.
Unique software helps fire departments plan their future.