Deriving Insight From Chaos

Government chief information security officers (CISOs) are faced with a seemingly infinite supply of challenges when it comes to cybersecurity: tight budgets, limited resources, hackers, data leaks, compliance and regulatory issues. A recent Center for Digital Government survey of 100 state and local security officials found that only 12 percent of respondents feel that they have sufficient resources to protect their agency against cyber threats, 60 percent say they experienced some form of intrusion/cyber attack in the last year and more than 80 percent expect to face more cybersecurity threats in the next year. Defensive security strategies focus on network traffic, but leave enterprise endpoints – laptops, desktops and servers – vulnerable. This Center for Digital Government issue brief discusses how endpoint security analytics provides intelligence and insight that allows government CISOs to actually predict and prevent undetected and unknown cybersecurity threats.

Why better procurement software matters in the public sector

Learn how public sector procurement has changed - and what that means for your procurement software. Read about the benefits of modern platforms, and the 5 key questions you need to ask when you’re considering what software makes the most sense for procurement.

Streamlining the Response to Public Records Requests

Fulfilling a public records request used to be a daunting task for La Plata County, Colo., where state law requires response within 72 business hours. With legal implications looming overhead, La Plata decided it was time to replace its antiquated approach to document management. Today, La Plata’s response process is largely automated within its Laserfiche enterprise content management system, and county employees and taxpayers are reaping the benefits. Download this case study to learn mo

The Future of Tech in Government

Download this report for key insights into the transformative technologies shaping state and local government today and in the future.

4 Ways GIS Can Help Cities Take a Smarter Approach to IoT

Read this paper to find out how you can leverage GIS technology you already own to launch IoT-driven projects faster and more economically, and scale these efforts more effectively.

5 Strategies for Going Agile in Government

Download this paper for insight into successful strategies on how to address the thorniest challenges of using agile in government.

Accelerate Your Enterprise Storage for the Cloud Era

Antiquated storage models aren’t doing you any favors, just the opposite in fact (especially if you’ve already made some moves to the cloud).

The Data Economy Report - 2017 Industry Insights

More than 9,000 IT professionals spanning twenty-four countries across the US, Europe, and Asia that provides industry insights on how organizations are balancing infrastructure and applications for digital business.

A New Approach to Unstructured Data

Read this TechTarget white paper to learn how organizations are overcoming common challenges with big data workloads.

Alaska Warms Up to the Benefits of Master Data Management

Picture a world where information about each citizen you serve is accessible in one single, comprehensive record. Understanding who your citizens are, the types of services they consume, and how they prefer to consume them is a key step in ensuring the right strategic decisions are made.

Challenges & Trends in State and Local IT Operations: United States

Digital transformation has become a painful necessity for the public sector, as they modernize to keep up with shifting expectations. While the shift in IT is being embraced, it has led to an overall loss of confidence in state and local IT operations. Download the report to learn about the loss of confidence in state and local government, the main challenges driving this sentiment and the silver lining that is helping overcome them.