Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to combat economic inequality in New York and grow the middle class by investing in industries with high wages and job potential.
Slight geek alert. A team of researchers at Rochester Institute of Technology has found a way to create an internet fast lane for the huge amounts of emergency related data. A good idea for sure but will it hold?
Changing the plight of the homeless through design? It sounds fanciful. But in a memorable talk at Enterprise UX 2017, Ariel Kennan of the New York City Mayor's Office shared what her team has accomplished - and the challenges ahead.
A report released this week by Deloitte suggests US cities need major modernisation programmes, but funding and financing smart cities needs new models.
Some 85% of HR managers contacted say the gap is a major impediment to change - with 40% of public-facing team members simply not getting more tech-savvy, says a new report.
The public sector slice of Gartner’s latest massive global snapshot of CIO life reveals a vertical lagging other industries in terms of top delivery – with local government scoring some higher marks than their central counterparts.
Brunel University researchers recommend that local government needs to look before it leaps when it comes to cloud adoption.
Public sector transformation is a heck of a topic - especially in today's political hot bed. After their Federal Forum event in D.C. last week, the Infor team shared their views in this exclusive on driving change - and why the public sector is drawn to cloud adoption. We also hit on the barriers public sector "change agents" encounter.
The Council is using the Salesforce platform to redesign services for citizens and rethink how it runs as an organisation.
Living Cities’ City Accelerator initiative is demonstrating just how valuable a data-driven approach to local government service delivery can be.
The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead has selected Jadu, procured via G-Cloud, to create an Amazon-like online experience.
Worcestershire County Council’s Head of Digital Transformation, Neill Crump, explains how the organisation may one day be operation 100% in the cloud.
Camden Council's open data initiatives have helped boost services for residents and is considering how to monetize the data.