Data & Analytics

Data on pace to dominate GIS in 2020, experts say

by • 8 months ago

Three geospatial information systems experts say data science and data analytics will play a bigger role this year.

Advancing multi-vendor IT model tops priorities, Virginia CIO says

by • 11 months ago

The state is moving its data center and hiring new staff, but maturing its new IT sourcing model takes priority, says Virginia CIO Nelson Moe.

Grow beyond the transactional mindset, Maine CIO urges

by • 12 months ago

Leaders in state government should be owning the outcomes affecting the public, state CIO Fred Brittain says.

‘Intentionality’ key to service delivery in Minnesota, CIO says

by • 1 year ago

Minnesota CIO Tarek Tomes says his secret to effective service delivery is in deliberate planning and adjustment in service of a greater mission.

States look to 'citizen as a platform' for data management

by • 1 year ago

Whether calling it ‘citizen as a platform’ or ‘my government, my way,’ states are rethinking data management, putting the citizen at the center.

Law enforcement risks being a captive of its video surveillance data, report warns

by • 2 years ago

Rapid growth of state and local law enforcement video footage calls for newer strategies for storing and analyzing data.

Delaware's CIO isn't giving up on his data analytics vision

by • 2 years ago

Sometimes projects run into roadblocks. Delaware CIO James Collins says the keys to advancing are diligence and persistence.

NYC data office looks to evolve past 'startup mentality'

by • 2 years ago

The city's Mayors Office of Data Analytics is now a permanent agency. Now, its officials are moving ad hoc processes into advanced analytics strategies.

How the NYPD is using machine learning to spot crime patterns

by • 2 years ago

The department has revealed "Patternizr," a tool used the past two year years to spot crime patterns nearly invisible to the human eye.