Counting cars was once a job in Raleigh — now an AI does it
Officials at the North Carolina capital replaced a slow, manual process of evaluating traffic congestion with cameras powered by machine learning.
The cloud simplifies, improves automation, says Virginia’s CISO
Adding cloud services to an organization’s technology environment may add complexity, but it also simplifies some tasks, says Virginia CISO Mike Watson.
NASCIO report projects AI growth in cybersecurity, digital services
State officials say cybersecurity, fraud detection and other digital services are primed to benefit most from advances in artificial intelligence.
Three GIS trends state governments must embrace
Commentary: Mobility, community engagement, and machine learning are changing how governments operate and reach their constituents, say two Esri engineers.
Virginia state capitol to use machine-learning weapons detection
The Virginia Capitol Police will test a machine-learning platform that's already in use in Utah and at sports stadiums around the world.
New Jersey touts 'first' innovation training platform for state government
The Innovation Skills Accelerator will put state workers through a 10-course program to prepare them for deeper in-person training around topics including AI and blockchain.
How the NYPD is using machine learning to spot crime patterns
The department has revealed "Patternizr," a tool used the past two year years to spot crime patterns nearly invisible to the human eye.
Virginia Tech data program boosts local agencies short on analytical resources
The university's "urban computing" program is putting municipal data on crime, transit and education in the hands of enterprising graduate students.
Government CIOs focusing more on analytics — those who aren't will 'fall behind'
New survey data from research firm Gartner shows that AI and machine learning are also ranked among the top technologies set to transform organizations.