State, local officials praise Senate passage of infrastructure bill

by • 3 months ago

The $1.2 trillion package, including a new cybersecurity grant program and $65 billion for broadband, now heads to the House of Representatives.

$1B for state and local cyber grants in Senate infrastructure deal

by • 3 months ago

Dedicated cybersecurity grants would be made available over four years, according to an outline of the $1.2 trillion infrastructure plan.

Infrastructure deal to offer $65 billion for broadband expansion

by • 3 months ago

The tentative $1.2 trillion deal negotiated by a bipartisan Senate group offers less for broadband than the $100 billion the White House initially sought.

How a California county gained cloud-like benefits in its on-premises infrastructure

by • 2 years ago

San Mateo County’s CIO modernized legacy infrastructure using hyperconverged solutions, streamlining deployment and scaling of its data center resources.

'Uber for grease' could alleviate some of America's sewer repair bill

by • 3 years ago

The founder of a software startup wants to turn grease-trap contractors into data collectors.

What it means to be a 'smart city' in 2018 — and why we should consider another name

by • 3 years ago

From railroads to sewers to paved roads, cities must improve their infrastructure to avoid fading away. "Smart city" upgrades add a different dimension to the story.

N.Y. city teams with data science researchers to help predict, prevent water main breaks

by • 5 years ago

Syracuse hopes University of Chicago fellows can help the city develop a model to predict which parts of its water infrastructure are most likely to fail.

Tech issues at center of Tennessee overpayments

by • 6 years ago

Aging and deteriorating technology is at the center of unemployment overpayments in Tennessee potentially worth more than 00 million.

Boston, Seattle, Philly win HUD innovation competition

by • 6 years ago

The three U.S. cities won a three-year competition sponsored by the Department of Housing and Urban Development for innovative community-development programs.