Texas moves 'beyond IoT' in new state technology strategy
Texas' technology plan for the next five years represents a maturation in data management and digital services, officials told StateScoop.
Survey names Colorado, Washington among top data-driven states
The two states are part of a national increase in data-driven decision making within state governments observed by Results for America's 2019 survey.
Minnesota kicks off data-analytics pilot to reduce traffic congestion
The one-year program will use data collected from devices aboard vehicles to monitor traffic congestion statewide — particularly in rural areas.
LA controller debuts data-driven youth development strategy
His plan would use wellness and achievement data to better understand the risks that Los Angeles youth face on a day-to-day basis.
Fraud detection technology returns $34 million to Florida counties
A fraud detection service has uncovered millions in unpaid tax revenue across two Florida counties using data analysis.
Data analysis, machine learning attract states to the cloud
With the new capabilities cloud computing presents, IT agencies can protect themselves better and do more with data, guests say on StateScoop's Priorities podcast.
Connecticut Gov. Lamont announces interagency data management system
Lamont announced his plan for a performance management system that would align agency data policies to reduce redundancy and modernize services as he pursues an "all-digital government."
'Smart cities' contemplate turning big data into big money
As cities accumulate more data than ever before, questions emerge of whether they should charge third-party developers who want to use it.
'Smart city' initiatives are creating a flood of new data
As municipal devices tuck away trillions of terabytes of data, smart-city experts say they don't have the workforce or infrastructure to parse the information.