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It's Everybody's Business


When it comes to protecting citizens from cyber-disasters, government must rethink its role.

Special Report / Managing the Cost of Government New Tools for the New Normal

Governing’s 2014 Cost of Government Summit convened leaders to discuss the fiscal challenges they face, their biggest cost drivers, the threats they see on the horizon and their potential solutions. Download this guide to find out more.
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Features

Pulling Toward the Center

Interest in data center consolidation is running high these days. But to succeed, CIOs must practice their leadership roles.

The Road for Wireless Widens

Whether it's to cut costs, increase public safety or boost worker performance, the public sector is looking to broaden use of wireless technology -- but don't call it an enterprise platform just yet.

The Academics of Sharing

Government and education networks were once mutually exclusive, but a growing number of states are rethinking that tradition.

Point of Contact

Centralized 311 call centers are designed to help citizens interact more easily with government, but they may benefit officials even more than citizens.

Smarter Leadership: Managing Change from the Radical Center

Public-sector leadership has been stymied by ego and ideology, according to best-selling author David Osborne.