Miriam Jones

Chief Copy Editor


April 19, 2012

New Products From Belkin, SMART, LUXSHARE-ICT, Devon IT

Combination folio/keyboard, whiteboards, docking station, thin client laptop.

January 31, 2011

New Products from iKey, Lenovo, Garmin

Mobile keyboard, tablet computer, GPS locator.

January 4, 2011

New Products from Acer, Logitech, Smartfish Technologies

All-in-one desktop, wireless solar keyboard, notebook laser mouse

November 1, 2010

New Products from HP, CherryPal, Kyocera Sanyo

Notebook PC, Android tablet, smartphone.

October 6, 2010

New Products from GammaTech, Gateway, Samsung

Touchscreen tablet, netbook, touchscreen smartphone.

September 1, 2010

New Products from Panasonic, ProClip, Rugged Notebooks

IP network telephone, iPad vehicle mounts, notebook computer.

July 31, 2010

New Products from Motion Computing, BlueAnt, Lenovo

Tablet PC, handsfree speakerphone, all-in-one desktop computer

June 30, 2010

New Products from Panasonic, Visioneer, Samsung, General Dynamics

Duplex color scanner, all-in-one monitor, rugged notebook computer.

June 1, 2010

New Products from Lenovo, Leica, HP

High-definition monitor, GIS device, notebook PC.

February 26, 2010

New Products From Canon, Garmin, Freescale

High-definition camcorder, GPS navigator, smartbook tablet.

February 3, 2010

New Products from Aluratek, Gateway, Memorex

E-book reader, all-in-one desktop PC, pocket camcorder.

January 8, 2010

New Products from Plastic Logic, Pantech, Panasonic

E-book reader, smartphone, digital video system

December 17, 2009

New Products from GammaTech, TomTom, IRES Technology Corp.

Notebook computer, navigation device, wearable camcorder.

November 2, 2009

New Products from Getac, NEC Display Solutions, Hercules, GammaTech

GPS handheld, LCD display, mini webcam, notebook computer.

September 1, 2009

New Products from Gateway, Belkin, Motorola, Bluelounge

Netbook, Bluetooth mouse, smartphone, computer desk.

July 6, 2009

New Products from Topcon, MSI Computer, Sprint, Novatel, Canon

GIS mapping system, netbook, mobile hotspot device, scanner

June 1, 2009

New Products from LG, Bretford Manufacturing Inc., Lenovo, Nokia

Mini notebook, laptop cart, desktop, smartphone.

March 31, 2009

New Products from ICOON, Samsung, Teradici, Imation, Hewlett-Packard

Language dictionary, PC-over-IP/display, external hard drive, Mini Notebook PC.

March 4, 2009

New Products from Smartmatic, Alienware, Samsung, Solio

Biometric scanner, notebook computer, touchscreen phone, solar hybrid charger.

November 3, 2008

Products from Seiko Instruments USA Inc., Motorola, FoxFury, Logitech

Thermal mobile printer, cell phone, LED flashlight and cordless laser mouse news.

October 1, 2008

Verizon XV6900 Smartphone Packs Plenty of Productivity

But without mobile TV or music services, this baby is all business.

October 1, 2008

Products from Targus, Newton Peripherals, Dell, Das Keyboard

Laptop case, presenter mouse, PC and keyboard news.

September 9, 2008

GammaTech's Durabook D15TS Semi-Rugged Laptop Crumbles Under Pressure

Well equipped unit performs fine as a standard laptop, but fails the spill test.

September 9, 2008

Products from Belkin, Skype, Other World Computing, Genius, VXL Instruments

Desktop Internet phone, portable storage drive, touch speaker system and thin client news.

July 29, 2008

Product News: Garmin, Samsung, Adesso, AgfaPhoto

Navigation device, monitor, keyboard and multimedia camera news.

July 8, 2008

Panasonic, Belkin, 3Dconnexion, Sony Ericsson

Panasonic, Belkin, 3Dconnexion, Sony Ericsson

June 2, 2008

Product News

Magellan, General Dynamics, CoolIT Systems, DataCove, Tangent

May 6, 2008

AAA Mobile and Motorola Combine Mapping, Directions and Roadside Service

AAA Mobile mapping on a Motorola MOTORAZR 2 V9m.

April 8, 2008

New Products from Belkin, Kodak, Art Technology, Apple and MPC Computers

New Products from Belkin, Kodak, Art Technology, Apple and MPC Computers

January 13, 2008

Product News

New technology from V7, Royal Philips Electronics, Targus, Sprint, HTC Corp.  

November 7, 2007

Product News

AMREL, Neopost, LapWorks, Planar

October 2, 2007

Product News

Toshiba, Datalux, Xerox, Augmentix

August 31, 2007

Product News

ViewSonic, Axis Communications, Panasonic, Microtek.

July 31, 2007

Product News

Kingston Technology Company, Tangent, Plus Vision Corp., General Dynamics Itronix

July 1, 2007

Product News

Trimble, Malibal, OKI Data Americas, Motion Computing

May 31, 2007

Product News

Acer, Panasonic, Hewlett-Packard, NEC

May 9, 2007

Product News

Sharp, Targus, Konica Minolta, Panasonic.

April 25, 2007

Locked Tight

Computer users concerned about security breaches might consider DigitalPersona's U.are.U optical scan fingerprint reader.

March 23, 2007

Product News

Genius, ViewSonic, Lanier, Toshiba

March 1, 2007

Product News

Intermec, Belkin, Hewlett-Packard, Datalux

January 30, 2007

Products

Mitsubishi, Dell, Intermec, Tangent

January 30, 2007

What's Your Function?

The HP Color LaserJet 4730mfp delivers superb document handling.

January 2, 2006

Product News

Disc Makers, Intermec, Dell, NEC Display

January 2, 2006

Two Cents: Lenovo ThinkCentre M51

Will my fingerprints ever pass muster?

December 8, 2005

Product News

MPC Computers, GTCO CalComp, FingerGear, Glacier Computer

December 8, 2005

Two Cents: Lock It Up

Lexar's LockTight CompactFlash locks down images on a Nikon D2X digital camera.

November 4, 2005

Product News

Toshiba, Planar, Neopost, Devon IT

September 30, 2005

Product News

Nokia, Panasonic, Cross Match, Belkin

September 30, 2005

Two Cents: Read the Fine Print

Government Technology's products editor puts the Lexmark C762n color laser printer through its paces.

August 31, 2005

Product News

Westell, SOYO Group, Canon, Dell

August 31, 2005

Two Cents: Unsuccessful Explore-ation

Great in the rain -- but can it swim?

July 28, 2005

Product News

Toshiba, Socket Communications, Memory Experts International, ViewSonic

June 27, 2005

Product News

Fujitsu, SanDisk, Linksys, Ricoh

June 27, 2005

Two Cents: Nice Bass--IBM ThinkCentre A51p Tower

Contemplating the IBM ThinkCentre A51p Tower -- and its sound system.

May 26, 2005

Product News

Nextel, Motorola, Gateway, Acer, Targus

May 26, 2005

Two Cents: Light on Its Feet

Our products editor tried on this wearable Web tablet for size.

April 27, 2005

Product News

Fossil, PC Laptops, Xerox, EFI, IrisGuard

March 28, 2005

Product News

New Standard Keyboards, Ricoh, Panasonic, Devon IT

March 2, 2005

Product News

Sensoria, Brother, Modular PC, I/OMagic

January 26, 2005

Product News

Mitsubishi, Kodak, G-Technology, Konica Minolta

January 26, 2005

Two Cents: IBM ThinkVision L190p

LCD monitor offers style and saves space.

January 5, 2005

Product News

Acer, TANDBERG, Riso, Think Outside

December 14, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines.

December 3, 2004

Product News

Aruba Wireless Networks, Novinit, Motion Computing, Lexmark

December 3, 2004

Sharp Actius PC-AV18P

Lightweight laptop packs plenty of features and a few quirks.

November 1, 2004

Product News

LapWorks, EZQuest, EnGenius Technologies, Logicube

October 5, 2004

Product News

Logitech, HP, Intergraph Solutions Group

October 5, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines.

September 2, 2004

Product News

LaserFiche, Canon, Memorex, StylusCentral.com

September 2, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines.

August 3, 2004

Product News

Targus, Buffalo Technology, Philips Electronics, VisiKey, Toshiba, ScriptLogic Corp.

August 3, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines

July 9, 2004

Product News

Iomega, Belkin, Interlink Electronics, Breece Hill

July 9, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines

June 16, 2004

San Francisco's BART Police Department Mapping Software

Mapping technology homeland security and public safety initiatives.

June 16, 2004

U.S. Courts Selects Software and Servers

Agency deploys data protection system throughout multiple U.S. federal judiciary sites.

June 15, 2004

Fort Wayne International Airport Increases Restricted Area Security

Biometric readers deployed for physical access control at Indiana airport.

June 15, 2004

Kansas City Fire Department Installs Public Safety Automation System

Missouri agency adds CAD and records management.

June 14, 2004

Wake County Selects Biometrics System

Technology verifies inmate and visitor identities at North Carolina county detention center.

June 9, 2004

Utah Introduces JusticeXchange

Integrated criminal justice database helps track offenders.

June 9, 2004

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Tests Radio Frequency Identification

Pilot installation of inmate management and officer safety system.

June 9, 2004

Riverside Police Department Adopts Mobile Surveillance Systems

California agency increases accuracy and effectiveness.

June 9, 2004

Supreme Court of Canada Selects Digital Signature Software

Simplifies electronic court filings.

June 3, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines

June 3, 2004

Product News

Envision Monitor, FrogPad, PLUS Vision

May 25, 2004

Jacksonville Port Authority Selects Video Surveillance Software

Technology to protect perimeter of three marine terminals, handling approximately 7.3 million tons of cargo including more than 540,000 vehicles annually.

May 25, 2004

Elgin, Ill., Selects Wireless Building Inspection and Code Enforcement Software

City Hall to deliver real-time data to field inspectors and code enforcement officers.

May 25, 2004

Danish National Police Adopt Automated Fingerprint and Palmprint System

Denmark streamlines criminal and border patrol identification processes.

May 25, 2004

Michigan State Police Builds Interactive Portal

Provides police officers and staff with secure access to confidential criminal justice information.

May 25, 2004

Bossier City, La., Selects Public Safety Software

City upgrades from a CDPD network to a 1xRTT network

May 25, 2004

Spokane County Gains GPS Tracking

Washington county to track juvenile offenders.

May 25, 2004

Executive Office for United States Attorneys Selects Software

Policy-enforced software allows secure mobile computing.

May 25, 2004

Nebraska Trial Court Case Information Now Available Online

Nebrask@ Online's JUSTICE system offers searchable trial court case information.

May 19, 2004

California Department of Justice Integrates Palmprint Matching Capability

Agency enhances biometric identification system.

May 19, 2004

New Hampshire Judicial Branch Adopts Court System

Web-based system automates functions.

May 19, 2004

Van Zandt County Corrections Deploys GPS

Texas agency upgrades house arrest equipment.

May 14, 2004

Baltimore Expands Photo Enforcement Program

City seeks to increase safety.

May 13, 2004

Sterling Volunteer Fire Company Deploys Mobile/Wearable Computers

Virginia firefighters, emergency technicians and public health officials prepare for critical incidents.

May 13, 2004

Wi-Fi Technology Expands at Detroit Metro Airport

High-speed wireless access now available in Smith and McNamara terminals.

May 13, 2004

Arkansas Selects Wireless Voice and Data System

Information Resources Department chooses service and equipment.

May 13, 2004

Lake Havasu Adopts Mobile Browsing Technology

Arizona school district expands wireless initiative.

May 13, 2004

Oceanside Deploys Community Wireless Broadband Network

New wireless metro network links major city facilities, saves $150,000 per year.

May 13, 2004

Lehigh County Deploys Court System

Pennsylvania county adopts case manager system.

May 13, 2004

Richmond Department of Juvenile Justice Deploys Tracking

Virginia agency adds GPS devices.

May 13, 2004

Department of Justice Selects Financial and Procurement System

DOJ works to improve financial management practices in government.

May 12, 2004

Maricopa Superior Court Implements Digital Audio/Video Recording

Twelve courtrooms upgrade systems.

May 11, 2004

Philadelphia Regional Port Authority Implements Automated Surveillance

Video system to detect intrusions.

May 11, 2004

Florida Department of Law Enforcement Deploys Messaging System

State agencies gain greater access to law enforcement databases.

May 11, 2004

Atlanta Police Department Creates Crime Statistics Web Site

The site informs Atlanta's residents about crime in their neighborhoods.

May 11, 2004

Regina, Saskatchewan Deploys Integrated Police Information System

Advanced technology to manage emergencies.

May 6, 2004

Conference

Carly Fiorina to Keynote GTC West

May 6, 2004

New York Attorneys Gain Statewide Access

Legal professionals get State Supreme Court coverage for online alerts and tracking.

May 6, 2004

California Department of Justice Integrates Palmprint Matching Capability

Law enforcement capabilities dramatically enhanced.

May 6, 2004

Oregon Department of Justice Improves Legal Research

System to save department $200,000 per year.

May 4, 2004

Mobile, Ala., Police Department Bolsters Criminal Identification Efforts

System yielded 36 hits in first 30 days of operation.

May 4, 2004

Middlesex County Implements GPS Tracking

Massachusetts sheriff's office monitors offenders.

May 4, 2004

Nigeria Adopts Biometric Passport Issuance

African nation to detect duplicate passports.

May 4, 2004

Providence Begins Digital Photo Safety Program

Rhode Island city implements red light camera system.

April 28, 2004

Alberta Police Gain Info Sharing

Canadian intelligence agency improves network.

April 28, 2004

Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office Implements GPS

New Mexico agency deploys criminal tracking system.

April 28, 2004

Texas Town Fights Crime with Police Car Video System

Tyler Police Department to record traffic stops and crimes in progress.

April 28, 2004

New Orleans Selects Metro-Scale Wi-Fi Network

Wireless network will support police citywide video surveillance system.

April 22, 2004

Conference

Carly Fiorina to Keynote GTC West

April 22, 2004

Delaware Court of Chancery Deploys Electronic Document Filing

E-filing expands statewide as Delaware Superior Court adds more case types.

April 22, 2004

Beaver County, Pa., Adopts Criminal Justice Technology

Adult probation and parole agency deploys tracking devices.

April 22, 2004

New Jersey Implements VINE Statewide

Service will notify crime victims of offenders' status.

April 22, 2004

NYC Department of Corrections Selects Security Patch Management

Software to Manage Hotfixes, Patches, Service Packs for Networks

April 20, 2004

Charles County Sheriff's Office Chooses Mobile Devices, Software

System mobilizes paper-based field information report process.

April 20, 2004

Office for Domestic Preparedness Selects Radio Bridge

Provides radio interoperability for first responders.

April 20, 2004

Indianapolis Police Department Enhances Fingerprint Identification System

Integrated palmprint matching ensures higher success rate.

April 20, 2004

Bangor International Airport Increases Security

Maine airport adopts software.

April 20, 2004

Florida Agency Adopts Software

Sweetwater Police Department deploys crime software.

April 15, 2004

Port of Seattle Chooses Cost-Effective Wireless System

Wi-Fi increases productivity for logistics industry.

April 15, 2004

Spokane Chooses Wireless Network

Hot zone will improve city services and serve businesses, citizens, visitors and students.

April 15, 2004

Denver Fire Department Dispenses With Forms

Devices will increase paperless productivity and efficiency.

April 15, 2004

Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport Adds Wireless

A, B and C concourses soon to offer wireless connectivity for travelers.

April 15, 2004

Portland Upgrades Mobile Capabilities

New software will optimize TCP/IP traffic without major hardware upgrades.

April 14, 2004

Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Implements Records Management System

Ohio agency replaces imaging system.

April 14, 2004

Regional Information Sharing System Accelerates Crime Resolution Process

Nearly 60,000 officers across 6,600 member agencies can now visualize shared multijurisdictional crime information.

April 14, 2004

Highland Park, Texas Department of Public Safety Upgrades Software

New applications to simplify arrest process.

April 14, 2004

Tinton Falls Police Department Adopts Web-Based System

New Jersey agency integrates booking and investigative procedures.

April 14, 2004

CTAC Technology Transfer Program Selects Wireless Video

Portable systems to aid state and local law enforcement.

April 6, 2004

Salida, Colo. Police Department Implements Wireless Technology

Wi-Fi gives officers and detectives mobile access to data and file reports.

April 6, 2004

Delaware State Police Enhances DSP-STAT Program

System to map and manage crime information.

April 6, 2004

Wisconsin Law Enforcement Agencies Gain Crime Suspect Identification Technology

Software creates fast, accurate composite sketches of police suspects to help in arrests.

April 6, 2004

Pennsylvania Chooses Facial Recognition Technology

Systems to help enable statewide biometric data sharing.

April 6, 2004

Hawaii Deploys Integrated Fingerprint and Mug Shot Capture System

System to reduce data entry and streamline booking and investigation processes.

March 29, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines.

March 29, 2004

Product News

Fossil, Suunto, MSN Direct, Acme Portable Machines, Top Layer Networks, Canon

March 23, 2004

Flint, Mich., Implements Public Safety Software

System includes computer aided dispatch and records management.

March 23, 2004

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Upgrades Digital Surveillance System

New system synchronizes more than 400 cameras for enhanced security.

March 23, 2004

Santa Monica Police Adopt Departmental Search Software

Will help with department investigations and operations.

March 23, 2004

Milwaukee Police Department Installs Public Safety Automation System

Wisconsin agency gains computer aided dispatch system.

March 23, 2004

Partnership Creates Database to Identify Missing Children

National program uses iris recognition system.

March 18, 2004

Pittsburgh International Airport Installs Secure Wireless Network

Airport wireless LAN provides free wireless Internet access.

March 18, 2004

Medford, Ore., Deploys Citywide Mobile Broadband Network

Speeds data for homeland security, public safety, public works and other mobile city workers.

March 18, 2004

Lafayette, La., Deploys Rural Public Wi-Fi Network

Provides mobile broadband access to key rural development areas.

March 18, 2004

Indiana Elementary School Deploys SpectraLink Wireless Telephones

Wi-Fi telephony for teachers and staff.

March 18, 2004

Lancaster, Calif., Installs Wireless Communications Technology

City inspectors to use high-speed Internet.

March 18, 2004

Chicago Housing Authority Begins High-Speed Internet Pilot

Agency aims to revitalize public housing.

March 10, 2004

California's ARJIS to Support Crime Fighting Efforts Between San Diego, Tucson and Phoenix

Regional network links additional jurisdictions.

March 10, 2004

Oklahoma's Law Enforcement Officers Increase Online License Renewals

78% of breath testing officers have renewed their professional licenses online during the last two months.

March 10, 2004

Minnehaha County Deploys Public Safety Software

South Dakota agencies gain integrated applications.

March 10, 2004

Lake County Sheriff's Office Streamlines Operations

Ohio county gains technology to manage emergencies.

March 10, 2004

Calcasieu Parish Police Jury's Enables Community Alert System

Department's office of homeland security improves emergency preparedness public warning system.

March 10, 2004

Lake County Sheriff's Office Streamlines Operations

Ohio county gains technology to manage emergencies.

March 2, 2004

STATEments

Government IT projects make headlines.

March 2, 2004

Product News

Socket Communications, Barracuda Networks, KVH Industries, NEC-Mitsubishi Electronics Display, iBiz Technology Corp.

February 19, 2004

Seattle Selects Tablet PCs

Includes hardware, recycling services, conservation solutions.

February 19, 2004

Pontiac Schools Implement Personal Digital Assistant Program

Michigan pilot program links students, teachers and parents via wireless technology.

February 19, 2004

Garfield Heights High School Goes Wireless

Wireless telephones extend safety and learning beyond Ohio classroom.

February 19, 2004

Texas Law Enforcement Agency Upgrades High-Speed Wireless

Harris County Sheriff's Office migrates to next-generation wireless for faster information access.

February 19, 2004

Manteno Elementary School Selected for Free ''Wi-Fi 101'' Program

Illinois school installs wireless access points to enhance classroom experience.

February 19, 2004

Washington, D.C., Adopts Mobile Government System

Department of Health inspectors process permits in the field.

February 9, 2004

Garland, Texas, Deploys Wireless Broadband Communications System

Mesh network merges data communications for first responders.

February 9, 2004

District of Columbia Adopts Mobile Inventory Management Application

Urban Forestry department gains GIS-based tree management system.

February 9, 2004

PEPPM Adds Provider for Wireless Communications Services to Pennsylvania Schools

On-campus wireless telephones boost school safety, security

February 9, 2004

Wi-Fi Arrives at Detroit Metro Airport

High-speed wireless access now available to McNamara Terminal travelers.

February 9, 2004

New Orleans Selects Wireless Handhelds

Helps city staff increase productivity and enhance responsiveness.

February 4, 2004

STATEments

Mapping government IT

February 4, 2004

Product News

PLUS Vision Corp., Research In Motion, IBM, Logitech

January 6, 2004

Product News

NetworkAnatomy, Olixir Technologies, CompuLaw, WinGuides

January 6, 2004

STATEments

Mapping government IT

December 18, 2003

Five Westchester County Cities Create Terrorism Management Plans

N.Y. cities to coordinate emergency resources and responses.

December 18, 2003

Professional Bail Agents of the United States

Agreement enables 14,000 bail agents nationwide to buy under one contract

December 18, 2003

National Sheriffs' Association Expands First Responder Connectivity Capabilities

Technology team to build information sharing network to support local law enforcement.

December 18, 2003

Aurora Adds Wi-Fi to Deliver Vital Public Safety Data and Services More Efficiently

Colorado city expands mobile police and fire unit connectivity.

December 18, 2003

Garland Police Department Adopts Prescription Drug Database

Texas agency taps the Internet to enhance drug enforcement efforts.

December 18, 2003

Connecticut Improves Law Enforcement Communications System

State upgrades network to increase data sharing.

December 11, 2003

Henderson Adopts Integrated Digital Justice Solution

System streamlining information sharing for Nevada city.

December 11, 2003

Maricopa County Superior Court Launches Electronic Filing

Arizona court seeks to speed processes, reduce costs.

December 11, 2003

QuadCom Central Dispatch Implements Public Safety Software

Kent and Cook County, Ill., agencies to benefit.

December 11, 2003

FBI Develops Technology for Advanced Forensic Applications

New tools to improve DNA testing.

December 11, 2003

Massachusetts Trial Court Installs Case Management System

Boston Municipal Court Department automates legacy systems.

December 5, 2003

South Dakota Agencies Receive Video Equipment

Law enforcement organizations obtain grants for in-car technology.

December 5, 2003

Public-Safety and Internet Leaders Connect on 911

National Emergency Number Association and VoIP leaders agree to provide emergency service access for VoIP users.

December 5, 2003

Port of Corpus Christi Gets Secure

Texas port utilizes integrated security system.

December 5, 2003

Chicago Agencies Get Suspect ID Technology

Law enforcement software creates composite sketches of suspects for faster distribution.

December 5, 2003

West Haven PD Adopts Digital Booking

Real-time search and retrieval to speed investigations and promote information sharing.

December 4, 2003

STATEments

Mapping government IT

December 4, 2003

Product News

MapInfo, Sharp Systems of America, eCivis, Encounter

November 20, 2003

Chicago Implements Emergency Telephone Notification Service

Target notification calls citizens to provide critical information in times of crisis.

November 20, 2003

Virginia Counties Choose Public-Safety Communications System

York, James City will link 2,000 radio users.

November 20, 2003

Dallas/Fort Worth Upgrades Emergency Dispatch Systems

Airport fire and EMS systems to benefit.

November 20, 2003

McCarran International Airport Implements RFID Baggage Tagging System

Las Vegas tracking system will use radio frequency identification technology to improve passenger safety.

November 20, 2003

Vail, Colo. Adopts Integrated Public Safety System

Advanced technology to manage emergencies.

November 19, 2003

Pike County, Ill. Implements Work Release Program Management

System allows better monitoring of probationers.

November 19, 2003

Macomb County Upgrades Court System

Michigan county automates case management.

November 19, 2003

FBI Adopts Software for National Anti-Terrorism Alert System

Agency expands Law Enforcement Online Network.

November 19, 2003

North Las Vegas Justice Facility Improves Security

Nevada city's system allows better observation and management.

November 19, 2003

Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency Redesigns Web Site

State offers citizens more information via expanded site.

November 13, 2003

FAA in Albuquerque Connects Remote Facilities

Agency using free space optics systems.

November 13, 2003

Free Wireless Offer for K-12 Education

Wi-Fi 101 to bring technology to more students.

November 13, 2003

Department of Defense Selects Mobile/Wearable Computing

Computers incorporate situational awareness and moving map capabilities.

November 13, 2003

Philadelphia International Airport Launches Wi-Fi Service

Airline passengers gain high-speed Internet access.

November 13, 2003

Santa Clara County Deploys Wireless to Accurately Manage Voting

California county adopts handhelds.

November 6, 2003

New Haven PD Streamlines Juvenile and Adult Booking

Connecticut cops improve investigation process.

November 6, 2003

Law Enforcement Information-Sharing Network Expanding

Several agencies using new analytical technologies.

November 6, 2003

Colorado County Sheriffs Deploy Ten-Print Live Scan Systems

State agencies get live scan booking stations under DHS grant.

November 6, 2003

NYPD Upgrades Fingerprint ID System

Department adds palm print capability, increases efficiency.

November 6, 2003

Alaska Law Enforcement Group Deploys Data Network

New coalition aims to model for law enforcement information sharing.

October 28, 2003

STATEments

Mapping government IT

October 28, 2003

Product News

IOGEAR, T2 Systems, IT WatchDogs, Toshiba America Information Systems

October 22, 2003

Milwaukee Improves Radio Communications

IP-based network to provide interoperability for city and surrounding agencies.

October 22, 2003

Macon Police Department Increases Data Storage and Sharing

Georgia city implements secure repository and delivery system.

October 22, 2003

Falls Church Deploys Homeland Security Technology

Virginia city gains wireless data interoperability.

October 22, 2003

Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office Implements Palmprint ID Technology

System to enhance recognition capabilities for largest county in Florida.

October 22, 2003

LAPD Deploys Handhelds

More than 1,000 officers will use powerful connectivity and productivity tool.

October 21, 2003

New Study of Public-Safety Departments Using Mobile Communications

Report of IT departments supporting police, fire and EMS units shows high reliance on wireless communications.

October 21, 2003

Caltrans Deploys Wireless System

Communications network allows remote data access.

October 21, 2003

Lincoln Unified School District Installs Wireless Telephone Systems

On-campus wireless telephones heighten safety and improve communications in schools.

October 21, 2003

Owensboro, Ky. Launches Wireless System for Mobile Inspection Teams

Agency is the first in the state to utilize wireless devices in the field

October 21, 2003

Phoenix School District Adopts Handhelds

Paradise Valley buys 1,000 handhelds for sixth-graders.

October 20, 2003

Ventura County Sheriff's Department Ensures Integrity of Crime Laboratory Evidence

Agency implements fingerprint and smart card authentication.

October 20, 2003

Minnesota Improves Offender Management System

Department of Corrections streamlines mandated reporting and improves statewide rehabilitation tracking.

October 20, 2003

Chicago Selects Application to Manage Outside Counsel Fees

Web-based e-billing system to enhance communication and increase efficiency.

October 20, 2003

Hawaii Judiciary Selects Statewide Integrated Justice Information System

Agency to share data, provide online services.

October 20, 2003

New Mexico Corrections Department Adopts Telemedicine Platform

Department reduces cost, enhances treatment for seven-facility network.

October 15, 2003

Florida Approves New Child Support Computer System

Automated system designed to help 901,000 children statewide.

October 15, 2003

South Dakota Upgrades Child Support Payment System

State speeds payment process with automated system.

October 15, 2003

New York State Thruway Authority and Canal Corporation Centralizes Permitting Activities

New system also allows highway maintenance and engineering division to provide online services to the public.

October 15, 2003

Pennsylvania Department of Health Uses Data Integration to Help Detect and Track Disease Outbreaks

Software replaces paper-based system to improve information-tracking program.

October 15, 2003

Massachusetts Launches E-Procurement System

Self-funding purchasing system to reduce costs.

October 13, 2003

STATEments

Mapping government IT

October 13, 2003

Product News

DeviceLock, Reinacker & Associates Inc., Kodak, Alcatel

October 10, 2003

SeaTac Police Department Expands Data Sharing

Washington state officers speed up investigation processes.

October 10, 2003

New Jersey Public Safety Deploys Wireless Communications

Police agencies get next-generation information tools for wireless devices.

October 10, 2003

Toronto Police Service to Utilize Integrated Identification System

System will enable integrated identification capabilities for largest city in Canada.

October 10, 2003

Washington State Emergency Preparedness Program Unveiled

New Internet-based technology to provide facility information of all high schools, help first responders prepare for emergencies.

October 10, 2003

New York City Police to Deploy Mobile Hardware to Issue Traffic Tickets

City may recover millions in unpaid fines.

October 8, 2003

Canadian Hearing Society to Establish International Satellite Wi-Fi Hotspots in Support of Deaf and Hard of Hearing People

System to create network connecting international rural communities to Web conferencing network.

October 8, 2003

Hospitals Adopt Networked, Wireless and Voice Self-Service Capabilities

Second largest county in the nation aims to reduce costs and improve productivity.

October 8, 2003

Texas Comptroller's Office Wins Award for New Technology

State aims to improve taxpayer compliance and increase delinquent tax collection.

October 8, 2003

Roanoke Adds Free Wi-Fi Zone Downtown

Virginia city's technology to benefit law enforcement, citizens.

October 8, 2003

Baton Rouge Deploys Metro-Scale Wi-Fi

Louisiana city uses mesh technology to expand wireless access downtown.

October 7, 2003

Ohio Selects Electronic Voting Systems

Voting machines deployed in several counties.

October 7, 2003

Alaska Department of Transportation and Deploys Statewide Land Mobile Radio System

System proves efficient and rapid in transmitting data.

October 7, 2003

Louisiana Streamlines Food Inspection Process

Office of Public Health adopts tablet PCs.

October 7, 2003

Kansas DOT Paves the Way for E-learning

Transportation Department adopts online training system.

October 7, 2003

Alabama's Official Web Site Gets a New Look

Real-time online customer service among the new features available at www.alabama.gov.

September 25, 2003

Cleveland Selects Tablet Computing Systems

Wireless PCs are part of city's five-year project.

September 25, 2003

New Castle County Gets Crash and Crime Scene System

Delaware agency streamlines investigations with automated measurement/documentation.

September 25, 2003

San Mateo Police Department Adopts Wi-Fi Mesh Network

Officers gain access to databases and information from the field.

September 25, 2003

Florida Deploys Integrated Criminal History System

Database to contain criminal history and fingerprint information.

September 25, 2003

Central Ohio Agencies Implement Crime-Fighting Technology

Intra-agency information sharing system helps identify subjects faster.

September 23, 2003

Utah Department of Transportation Establishes Managed Environment

Server supports engineering operations and electronic bid solicitation.

September 23, 2003

Calvert County Economic Development Receives Record Web Site Hits

Maryland county sees 38 percent increase during the year.

September 23, 2003

Illinois Department of Employment Security Implements Electronic Hearing Notices

Aims to speed unemployment claims processing.

September 23, 2003

Arkansas Implements Web Enrollment System

State Employee Benefits Division streamlines enrollment for state and school employees.

September 23, 2003

Kansas DOT Deploys Intranet Application

Transportation department gets real-time intranet access to mainframe data.

September 17, 2003

New York Civil Court Adopts Supreme and Federal Docket Tracking

Web access to court dockets enhanced by alerts and calendaring.

September 17, 2003

Arkansas Integrated Justice Information Systems Begins Pilot

Data system to simplify access statewide.

September 17, 2003

New Hanover County Announces Electronic Monitoring Services

Goal is to alleviate jail overcrowding.

September 16, 2003

Iowa Deploys Criminal Justice Information Sharing Capabilities

Corrections, sheriff, attorney's office to share statewide network.

September 11, 2003

Monroe County Sheriff's Office Moves to New Network System

Roaming technology provides smooth transition to GPRS.

September 11, 2003

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Integrates Data

Department to share various agency information securely.

September 11, 2003

St. Mary's County, Md. Deploys New Emergency Communications System

System will support police, fire and medical response.

September 11, 2003

LAPD Creates Risk Management System

System to identify potential at-risk behavior and promote best policing practices.

September 11, 2003

Houston Police Department Selects Forensic DNA Testing

Process formerly performed by department's internal crime laboratory.

September 11, 2003

Syracuse Police Department Secures Wireless Network

Department upgrades network inside headquarters and police vehicles.

September 3, 2003

STATEments

Mapping government IT

September 3, 2003

Product News

CYA Technologies Inc., Polycom, McAfee Security, Iomega Corp.

August 27, 2003

Texas Comptroller's Office Develops Tax Collection Solution

New technology to improve taxpayer compliance and increase delinquent tax collection.

August 27, 2003

U.S. Armed Forces Choose Mobile/Wearable Computing Technologies

Products to support active-duty maintenance activities.

August 27, 2003

Fulton County, Georgia Selects Mobile Government Services

County implements enterprise management solutions

August 27, 2003

NYC's Union Square Park Gets Wireless Computer Access

Wi-Fi hot spot offered free of charge.

August 27, 2003

Santa Clara Chooses Mobile VPN Software

City's police cars equipped to utilize Wi-Fi hot spots.

August 21, 2003

Oregon City Selects Mobile, Real-Time Identification Network

Portland Police Bureau begins deployment of IBIS backend system and handheld remote data terminals.

August 21, 2003

Fremont Police Department Adopts General Packet Radio Service Network

Agency phasing out Cellular Digital Packet Data network

August 21, 2003

Baltimore Airport Chooses Bioscrypt to Secure Key Sites

City picks fingerprint reader and smart card technology.

August 21, 2003

Bothell Police Department Gains Regional Information Sharing Capabilities

Washington cities share CAD mapping, records management.

August 21, 2003

Hamilton County, Ohio Deploys Communications System

More than 2,000 public safety users linked in county and neighboring jurisdictions.

August 20, 2003

Florida Department of Law Enforcement to Implement Integrated Criminal History System

Database will combine criminal history and fingerprint information.

August 20, 2003

Notification Service to Help Protect Florida Crime Victims

Department of Corrections launches VINE service statewide.

August 20, 2003

Free Online Legal Information for Spanish-Speaking Californians

Centro de Ayuda de las Cortes de California debuts.

August 20, 2003

Maryland County Deploys Global Positioning System

Montgomery County to use GPS tracking on criminal offenders.

August 20, 2003

Lane County, Ore., Awards $7.7 Million Contract to Motorola for Digital Justice Solution

System to streamline information sharing for city and county consortium

August 7, 2003

McAllen, Texas, Police Adopt Public Safety Software

Solution includes computer aided dispatch and field reporting.

August 7, 2003

Massachusetts Cops Choose ID Validation System

Springfield police install information database.

August 7, 2003

Greater Harris County, Texas, Adopts Mobile Safety Solution for 911 Network

Software delivers information on officers involved in motor vehicle accidents.

August 7, 2003

Mississippi State Police Implement Facial Recognition Technology

Department shares composite images statewide.

August 7, 2003

Kentucky Agencies Link in Statewide Interoperability Demonstration

National Guard, State Police and fire connect through single communications system.

August 6, 2003

Arizona Criminal Investigative Solution

Department of Public Safety can search more than 1 million facial images.

July 31, 2003

Wi-Fi at Buffalo Niagara International Airport

Airline passengers gain high-speed Internet access

July 31, 2003

Wi-Fi Reaches Hudson River

Three marinas on the Hudson River deploy wireless marina network

July 31, 2003

Georgia District Selects Wide Area Wireless Broadband

Douglas County School System deploys networking for students and parents

July 31, 2003

Wi-Fi in Watertown

South Dakota school district rolls out laptops for high-school students and teachers

July 31, 2003

Michigan Police Department Goes Mobile

Detroit chooses rugged tablet computers

July 31, 2003

Tulsa Police Department Implements Wireless Communications Solution

Officers gain integrated online reporting capabilities

July 29, 2003

STATEments

Mapping government IT

July 23, 2003

Pennsylvanians Become Better Prepared for Emergencies

Rendell administration announces new resource guide

July 23, 2003

Hamilton County, Ohio Enhances Public Safety Communications System

More than 2,000 users linked in county and neighboring jurisdictions

July 23, 2003

Syracuse University Public Safety Department Chooses Software

System to support records management and automate operations

July 23, 2003

Louisville Metro Police Choose Safety Vests

Equipment uses electroluminescent technology

July 23, 2003

NYPD Headquarters Establishes Security System

Biometric readers to improve security

July 23, 2003

Escondido Police Department Adopts Criminal Investigative Solution

Software includes digital booking and mugshot system

July 23, 2003

Westchester County DA Upgrades System

New York office enhances case management databases

July 23, 2003

Oregon County DA Implements Law and Justice Solution

Multnomah County District Attorney offices to better manage data

July 23, 2003

Washington Enhances Juvenile Tracking System

Reports, alerts are part of upgrade to Web-based system

July 23, 2003

New York City Department of Correction to Implement Analysis Software

City to monitor, analyze and report on inmate and probation populations

July 23, 2003

Georgia Bureau of Investigation Video Analysis System

System to support statewide law enforcement agencies

July 22, 2003

Sacramento County Streamlines Records Access and Filing of Criminal Complaints

Reduces phone call volume, local travel and the need for costly dedicated computer terminals

July 17, 2003

Fourth Largest City in Sweden Virtualizes Storage

Storage manager to simplify administration, improve uptime and reduce costs

July 17, 2003

Salk Institute Implements Storage Solution

System to support brain cell and systems research

July 17, 2003

Kasten Chase Surveys North American Storage Security

Study shows customer, marketplace needs and trends

July 17, 2003

Australian Government Services Organization, Centrelink

The goal is to increase efficiency of data collection and reporting for 27,000 staff

July 17, 2003

Survey Shows Adoption of Storage Networks Continues

International Network Services identifies top challenges

July 9, 2003

Port of Beaumont to Pilot Homeland Defense System

Texas port adds biometric system

July 9, 2003

Nevada County Agency Adds Data Sharing Capabilities

Clark County Detention Center to increase access to Police Department data

July 9, 2003

Florida City Improves Homeland Security Efforts

West Palm Beach to simplify access to high-quality GIS data

July 9, 2003

Florida Partners to Protect Network

Will provide security for state's intelligence and services infrastructure

July 9, 2003

Sacramento Repels Vandals with Computer Managed Locks

Public Works Department uses electronic access control solution

July 9, 2003

Vermont Activates Personal Locator Beacon

High-speed data terminal supported mobile communications during exercise

July 9, 2003

New Jersey Law Enforcement Agencies to Track Crime Faster

Over 70 Bergen County departments rapidly access data

June 25, 2003

North Bronx Healthcare Network Chooses Image Management System

Hospitals seek to reduce digital medical image costs

June 25, 2003

Metropolitan Museum of Art Selects Storage Software to Support Virtual Art Collection

Met to manage digital images more easily

June 25, 2003

Washington State Digital Archives Project Expands

Storage area network increase archive capacity

June 25, 2003

Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Implements Storage Solution

PSC to store and manage more than a petabyte of data.

June 25, 2003

Study Shows High Stakes in 2003 for Storage System Customers and Vendors

Yankee Group report addresses key issues

June 18, 2003

NYC to Track Inmates

Department of Correction to get data on inmate and probation populations

June 18, 2003

Fayette County, Tennessee Boosts Emergency Response

County selects mapping system for dispatchers

June 18, 2003

Las Vegas Cops Go Wireless

Metro police department implements data search tool

June 18, 2003

Michigan City Gets CAD

Detroit to implement computer aided dispatch system

June 18, 2003

New Jersey Police Department Automates Processes

New Brunswick implements new software to streamline service

June 18, 2003

Indiana Updates Tracking System

Wabash Valley to monitor high-profile offenders

June 18, 2003

Regional Police Organization Adopts CAD

Washington consortium improves regional data sharing

June 16, 2003

University of San Diego Extends Wireless Network

Students, faculty and administrative staff gain near ubiquitous access to Internet and university's online resources

June 16, 2003

Milwaukee to Give Free Wi-Fi Connection

Two city parks to offer access this summer

June 16, 2003

Wi-Fi Tested in California Election

Touch screen voting draws positive reviews

June 16, 2003

California Airport Goes Wireless

Long Beach provides free high-speed Internet access for travelers

June 16, 2003

Western City Receives Mobile Traffic Map

New technology lets Seattle commuters avoid gridlock right from the driver's seat

June 5, 2003

VA Police Deploy Simulation Training

Veterans Administration uses interactive digital solutions to train and certify its officers to carry firearms

June 5, 2003

Public Safety Agencies Gain New Technology

OSSI incorporates NeoSpeech's Text-to-Speech product to enhance safety and convenience while in the field

June 5, 2003

Cops Enhance Law Enforcement Technology

Chattanooga, Tennessee PD streamlines crime-fighting process

June 5, 2003

Minnesota Police and Fire Choose Public Safety Solution

System will enhance information sharing for Minnesota LOGIS government consortium

June 5, 2003

Biometrics Aid Louisiana Police

Composite software helps ID suspect in serial killings

June 5, 2003

Indianapolis Police Simplify Criminal Database

ImageWare Systems to streamline sex offender registration process.

June 5, 2003

State Office Improves Surveillance Technology

Software-based network video recorder in place at New Jersey complex

June 5, 2003

Michigan Selects Cyber Security Partner

DynTek to protect state agencies' IT