PAST ISSUES / April 2008

License Plate Recognition Systems Extend the Reach of Patrol Officers

Plate readers help shorthanded departments spot stolen cars and other criminal activity.

IT Security Survey Shows Government's Progress on Safeguarding Data

GT reader survey exposes strengths and weaknesses of information security.

Enhanced Drivers' License Eases Border Crossing for Washington State Residents

RFID-enabled drivers' licenses help residents cross the Canadian border quickly, without compromising federal security standards.

Point of View

Presidential Candidates Fail to Exploit Power of the Web

Obama, Clinton and McCain struggle to develop an effective online presence.

Records Management

Centralized Records Management Helps Washington Handle Electronic Documents

E-discovery and public records issues drive Washington state's centralized document management strategy.

Product News

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

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

Spectrum

Critical Business Trends, Bluetooth-Enabled Prosthetics and Virtual Classrooms

Critical Business Trends, Bluetooth-Enabled Prosthetics and Virtual Classrooms

Profile

Otto Doll, CIO of South Dakota, Discusses Web Strategy for Rural States

Veteran CIO balances the needs of millennials and elderly citizens.

Product Focus

CES Report: Microsoft Surface, Storage Improvements and Monster HD Displays

Sprawling CES showcases technologies, from astounding to ridiculous.

Health

Integration and Outsourcing Simplify Social Services in Indiana

Outsourced case management operations open new channels for citizens and improve efficiency.

The Last Mile

A Punch in the Interface

It's 2008. Why am I still using a keyboard?

Personal Computing

Internet Archive Services Preserve Your Words - Like It or Not.

Most posts can be deleted, but it's best to think before you speak.

First Person

E-Billing Cuts Costs and Delays for Phoenix City Attorney

Electronic billing system speeds invoice processing, improving relations with outside counsel.