PAST ISSUES / July 2002

Politics As Usual

This year's November elections promise to put many new faces into state legislatures and governor's offices, and the changing political landscape is creating challenges for state CIOs.

A Smart Way to Pay

The use of smart cards in public transit has taken off.

Traveler's Helper

States are pouring resources into automated travel and commuter information systems.

Traveler's Helper

States are pouring resources into automated travel and commuter information systems.

Traveler's Helper

States are pouring resources into automated travel and commuter information systems.

signal-noise

Of Patriots, Prophets and Fools

Friction is still what makes America famous.

STATEments

STATEments

Mapping Government IT

Geo Info

Self-Starter

Montreal public transit benefits from object-oriented GIS.

Electronic Government

Qualitative Benefits

When Minnesota wanted its IT projects to run more smoothly and with greater accountability, it created its own Project Management Academy.

A Better View

Video technology opens a window on real-time traffic conditions for transportation managers.

Linux Revolution?

The German feds join a list of governments turning to Linux.

Point of View

The Clamor of Freedom

The Clamor of Freedom

Product News

Product News

Intergraph, CyberMatrix Corp., IBM, Silent Witness

Online

Traffic Cameras Make Drivers See Red

Cities around the country have installed red-light cameras to improve safety at intersections. Many drivers believe their real purpose is to generate revenue.

Weathering the Storm

CIO's are appointed, not elected. Would changing that fact protect them from getting caught up in political storms?

Red Eye

Drivers hate 'em and cities love 'em for the revenue potential. Here's an update on those pesky intersection cameras.

Weathering the Storm

CIOs are appointed, not elected. Would changing that fact protect them from getting caught up in political storms?

Spectrum

GT Spectrum

Reports from the IT horizon.

CIO Profile

CIO Profile: Lisa Yeo

Multnomah County, Oregon

Justice

Compstat for the 21st Century

The New York Police Department's Compstat program has blossomed into more than just a crime-fighting tool.