Arizona Capital Times: Every month seemingly brings a slick new gadget to consumers’ hands, but those technological advancements aren’t always felt in the public sector, where some local governments have only just begun to push through upgrades to sometimes decades-old systems.
The seismically challenged city of Los Angeles is exploring
the use of IoT sensors to monitor vibrations and better
track the safety of bridges and other structures. Using
real-time, cloud-based, advanced analytics and IoT sensor
data, government executives can measure vibrations that
would help federal,...
As federal IT organizations make progress consolidating and
modernizing their IT infrastructures, the impact of legacy
platforms, technologies and traditional data centers still
weighs heavy, along with each agency’s ability to attract
and maintain the skill sets and applications needed to meet
21st century requirements.
As traditional network perimeters surrounding data centers
dissolve, agencies face enormous difficulties fending off
attacks using a patchwork of traditional security tools to
protect classified or personally identifiable information
Time and again, traditional security practices have proven
porous and/or unsustainable. This is why public sector
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