Building a Better Bridge
The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge East Span Replacement Project is using the latest information technology to meet the transportation needs of a metropolis.
DOS -- The Top OS in the 21st Century
Is there a way to balance the competing needs of access and privacy? Should the Social Security Administration try again to make some of their information available on the Web?
Intelligent Transportation, International Style
Europe and Japan have been using intelligent transportation systems for as long as the United States has, but with different results.
The Year 2000 Is Coming!
If you haven't started preparing for its arrival, it's about time you did.
Inaction Can Be Costly
Digitizing manual systems or upgrading outdated systems requires cash that local agencies are often unwilling to spend, but sometimes it costs more not to spend the money.
Decoding the secret language of computers.
New System for Spatial
The Washington State Department of Transportation takes a GIS standard for a test drive.
What's on the minds of government IT managers? Y2K conversion, contingency planning, embedded chips and possible litigation. Our panel of experts discusses Y2K. Answers have been edited for length. Complete answers appear on the Web site.