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Achieving Private Sector Service Levels on a Public Sector Budget

Increasingly, employees, constituents and other stakeholders expect the same high levels of performance and availability from government as they experience when engaging with a for-profit entity. However, legacy systems, staffing shortages and budget limitations often hinder government agencies’ efforts to achieve commercial-grade service levels. This Public CIO thought leadership profile discusses how governments can overcome these obstacles by highlighting the DC Courts’ adoption of HP’s converged infrastructure solution and support services, which is helping it overcome common public sector challenges, meet internal and external user expectations, and scale for the future.


Taking a Fresh Look at Audio/Visual Resources with Networked AV

Networked AV possess the needed foundation to meet evolving digital demands in government while avoiding the costs and complexities of the past. Download this paper to learn more.

Keep Your Records Straight: Archiving, Combined with Risk Management & Analytics (RMA), is an Integral Part of a Comprehensive Social Media Strategy

When the city of Deerfield Beach’s branding efforts were threatened by a hashtag usage violation on social media, their active archiving system combined with a Risk Management & Analytics platform enabled them to respond quickly and restore control of their public image. These tools provided by ArchiveSocial offer agencies protection both during a crisis and for day-to-day policy enforcement. Download this paper to learn more.

5 Steps to Secure Your Print Environment

In June 2016, CDG surveyed 178 government decision-makers to better understand threat levels, compliance and decision-making around print security. This infographic illustrates the 5 steps for achieving a secure print environment as well as the perceptions surrounding the topic.

Augmenting IT

The need to optimize and modernize government systems and service delivery is greater than ever. To do that effectively, Public CIOs must understand how emerging technologies fit into their upgrade strategies, as well as how their current technologies will evolve. Our latest Public CIO Special Report provides a roadmap to next-gen digital government and explains why it’s important to get there.

All-Flash Data Centers for Dummies

Are you considering the switch to all-flash storage? Read this Dummies book to learn: How to contain your storage costs Attain storage simplicity and manageability Ways to achieve scalability and agility Reasons you need all-flash storage

Evergreen Storage is Changing Customer Experience Expectations

This IDC white paper assesses the impact Evergreen Storage has had on the enterprise storage industry and discusses the technical, financial, and business implications of the program from a customer point of view. Longer version - The upgrade cycle for traditional enterprise storage was not only expensive, but disruptive, risky, and time consuming. In 2015, Pure Storage challenged customer preconceptions about this upgrade cycle with Evergreen Storage, which allows storage to stay modern non-di

Digital Modernization By Way of the Cloud

Download this paper to learn how utilizing cloud services can help agencies save money, increase productivity, become more agile and focus on their core missions.

An Alternative Approach to Modernization

High-performance bundles of hardware and software offer a modern alternative to legacy systems while addressing public sector concerns about moving sensitive data offsite. This paper explains database appliances in detail, discusses how they address the biggest IT imperatives in state and local government, and offers the insights of public sector officials who have reengineered their IT operations with the help of these innovative systems.

A Quest for Transparency: Using Social Media to Build Citizen Trust

The city of Dallas is on a mission to improve transparency in all aspects of government. The city has implemented a variety of solutions to support this initiative, one of which is an automated social media archiving platform. Download this case study to learn more about the city’s open data efforts and how social media archiving is improving transparency.

What's Out There Threatening Your Network?

Threats are wide and varied, but it's important to know what's out there, and what you can do about it. Before you jump on the data bandwagon, it's important to ask yourself: what network threats am I most vulnerable to? Have I adopted best practices, and are those effectively communicated to all employees? Do I have a plan in place in the case of an attack?