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4 Major Challenges Governments Face While Adopting AI Solutions
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Artificial Intelligence has almost entered every sector. How is it going to impact the government sector? What challenges will the government have to face? FREMONT, CA: From transportation solutions to applications like video-streaming,...

Innovating Intelligently
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Joe Iannello, VP and CIO, Capital Metro

Regardless of what business you are in, whether you work in the private or public sector—if you are selling or providing a product or service to your customers— then innovation is a critical success factor in gaining and retaining...

Taking Crime Data Analysis to the Next Level
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Chief Chris Skinner, Director of Police Services, Richland PD

Richland is a city in southeast Washington with a population of about 52,000. Our police department has a staff of 73  including 58 police officers. Like any government agency, we’re constantly challenged to increase our effectiveness...

A Well-Managed Cloud Framework Derived from a Decade of Experience
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A well-managed cloud framework developed by stackArmor to provide the best practices for the organizations. FREMONT, CA: stackArmor, a Washington DC-based cloud consulting service provider, has developed the Well-Managed Cloud Framework based...

Upon Collaboration Enterprises Strengthen Compliance Recording
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Clark Elmore, Director of Strategic Alliances Public Safety

Verint’s collaboration will encourage businesses to capture Microsoft team’s communication across back-office, contract center, and trading floor operations. FREMONT, CA: Verint, a customer engagement company, recently announced its...

A Marketplace to Find the Most Compatible Cloud Service Provider
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To simplify the identification of a cloud service provider for digitalization of the company’s data. An enterprise launches the marketplace for cloud service providers. FREMONT, CA: A search engine to find the most compatible cloud...

E-Governance Sustainability
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Prasad C Mahale, Deputy Chief Innovation Officer, City of Riverside

Over the last three decades, advancement in information and communication technologies significantly changed the way we interact and conduct business. The introduction of the World Wide Web in the mid-90s began the new era of exchanging...

Time to Think Differently
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Joseph DiBiase, Director Global Information Security, Interface

As with many of my CISO colleagues, our businesses have been moving (sometimes slowly and sometimes very quickly) to the cloud. We see constant introduction of new SaaS applications and utilization of PaaS and IaaS services from Amazon, Microsoft,...

How will Endpoint Security Change the Scenario for Enterprises?
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Endpoint security platforms were once dominated by anti-malware technology; they began to evolve to meet new business requirements and cybersecurity paradigms. Preventative measures have proven to be not 100 percent effective, so that endpoint...

Know-how of Various Cloud Services: A Way-out to Eliminate Risks
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The advent of cloud computing has changed the conventional notion of handling data, providing enterprises with an agile, efficient, and cost-effective way-out. IDC report has predicted that the annual investment in public cloud will grow by 21.9...

AI and the Military: Efforts to Combat Against Terrorism
Govciooutlook >> cxoinsights

Artificial Intelligence(AI) is becoming an integral part of human civilization. Every sector is trying to deploy it for a better and quick service, and the military sector is using AI to reach the targeted goals properly. The United Nations has...

AI-based Applications for Business Growth
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In the year 2018, applications based on, machine learning and artificial intelligence saw a dramatic rise. Tech companies such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, IBM, and Microsoft are heavily investing in research and development of AI, which...

The Implementation of Mobile Computing in Health Care
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Mary Alice Annecharico, SVP & CIO, Henry Ford Health System

Healthcare is experiencing a series of interdependent health care reform initiatives at whose cores lies the active involvement of the patient. Meaningful Use (MU), the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH), Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs),...

Addressing the Threat to Critical Infrastructure
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William R. Evanina, Director of National Counter Intelligence and Security Center, Office of the Director of National Intelligence

One only needs to scan recent headlines to understand that the threat to U.S. critical infrastructure is pervasive, persistent, and a significant national security concern. A U.S. energy company lost more than $1 billion in shareholder equity and...

Leveraging Technology to Meet New Hospitality and Gaming Trends
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Marlon Ortiz, VP of IT, American Casino and Entertainment Properties

The history of the modern casino and gaming culture dates back to the early 20th century where slot machines were predominant, and a gambler put in a coin and pulled a lever. The wheel spins, and when three identical cherries matched, there was a...

Cyber Big Data
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Michael T. Dent, CISO, Fairfax County Government

Cyber security in today’s enterprise is somewhat synonymous. Organizations are now challenged with ingesting huge amounts of data and what to do with them, cyber security is no exception. Fairfax County’s Next...

Raleigh and The Cloud: Iterative Progress
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D. Darnell Smith, CIO, City of Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh, North Carolina, is a modern city that sits at a crucial technological crossroads. We anchor the Research Triangle region and are North Carolina’s capital. We’re booming in many ways; residents from all walks of life readily...

The Cloud Strategy at the State
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Jim Purcell, Secretary of Information Technology (acting) / CIO, State of Alabama

Cloud computing as a term was introduced in the late 1990’s and became a viable technology strategy in the late 2000’s. The commercial enterprises were early adopters, along with research institutions of higher education. State...

Innovative Tech to Minimize Construction-related Accidents
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The construction world has undergone a massive transformation due to the emergence of technologies like AI and IoT, as they reduce manual work and help in completing tasks faster within the deadline. For example, when a person wishes to know the...

Workplace Culture - Government's Buggy Whip
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Michael DeAngelo, Deputy Director, E-Government Area, Washington Technology Solutions (WaTech)

The Problem Statement In 2004, the Harvard Business Review republished an article by Theodore Levitt titled “Marketing Myopia” where he described the buggy whip industry as an iconic example of not recognizing the need for change...