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Special Report: Cybersecurity

How bad is the cybersecurity threat to government agencies? How do we protect our systems and our people? Our latest Special Report provides answers to these critical questions that all government leaders should be asking themselves. Inside, you will find a detailed look at the ever-evolving digital threats that are impacting federal, state and local governments. Most importantly, the report focuses on solutions — proven practices and innovative thinking to combat cyber threats through awareness, training and technological innovations.

 


Smart Cities Require Smarter Cybersecurity

Smart cities promise to automate critical public services, improve community interaction and drive efficiency in a technology-driven society. The potential is limitless but the cyber-risks can be significant. Download the solution brief to learn more.

A Comprehensive Economic Framework for Cloud & All IT

Apptio Cost Transparency is SaaS-based software for Technology Business Management (TBM). It provides cloud cost analytics, presented in the context of all IT spend, so IT leaders can rise above the "cloud bill" and see the big picture.

Paperless Procurement: Streamline Your Signature Processes for Better Results

Procurement teams are moving away from traditional paper-based processes and adopting new technologies to save time, resources and money. Download this complimentary whitepaper to learn how DocuSign is making it easier for Procurement teams to go mobile, manage business relationships, and execute approval cycles faster.

Why a Business Rules Engine is Essential for Child Welfare Programs

A business rules engine can help child welfare agencies automate the rules that go into decision-making, allowing them to be more agile as federal regulations change. More importantly, business rules engines can help caseworkers better leverage existing data to make important decisions that could potentially change a child’s life. Read this paper to learn more.

Creating An Effective Crisis Communication Plan for Social Media

Every day, states, cities and counties face situations that can easily spiral out of control without timely communication from government agencies. Regardless of the type of crisis - be it a natural disaster, terrorist event or even a controversial tweet that goes viral - it's critical for government agencies to respond quickly.

Big Data and Beyond: Future-Proofing Data Management and Architecture Investments

A confluence of trends and emerging technologies is affecting the role of data analytics in business today. Big data, cloud, mobile, data security and IoT are adding new dimensions to business-critical data, and changing the fundamental ways in which companies do business.

8 Social Media Tips for Law Enforcement Agencies

In March, Billy Grogan, chief of police for Dunwoody, Ga., led an insightful discussion about the power of social media in law enforcement and strategies for risk management. Tapping into his experience in law enforcement for 33 years and authoring two books on social media use in law enforcement and government, Chief Grogan shared several tips on how law enforcement agencies can best use social media.

7 Tips for When Social Goes Sideways

"Going viral" is something typically reserved for the latest cat meme or YouTube video star, but it’s also something many government agencies are beginning to experience – and not always in a good way.

10 Things You Should Know about Document Management in the Public Sector

In February 2016, the Center for Digital Government surveyed 203 state officials about their document management priorities, preferences and plans. This infographic highlights the top trends from their responses. Download it now to learn more.

Everything-as-a-Service and its Impact on the Future of Government

Download CDG’s Annual Thought Leadership Paper to learn more about what this shift entails, the benefits it will bring and how CIOs can prepare for its impact.