Montgomery County

How pandemic grant management challenged one Ohio county

by • 1 year ago

Montgomery County, Ohio, last year quickly deployed a grant management platform, which it may come in handy as the Biden administration prepares a new round of relief.

Local governments find remote work to be 'starting over' point

by • 2 years ago

City and county IT leaders said on a recent webcast that the pandemic has brought about an opportunity to reassess how the business of government gets done.

Montgomery County, Md., hires new CIO as longstanding IT chief retires

by • 2 years ago

Gail Roper, a former CIO of Raleigh, N.C., will replace Sonny Segal, the Washington suburb's CIO since 2012, who is retiring after a 40-year career in tech.

After endless glitches, Montgomery County shelves police body cameras

by • 4 years ago

A string of confusing bugs has left the Maryland jurisdiction searching for a more reliable solution.

'They said they wanted bitcoins' — Ransomware hits Montgomery County, Alabama

by • 5 years ago

The cyberattack took down several of county government's critical websites and services.

Montgomery County's chief innovation officer to leave Maryland for Florida job

by • 5 years ago

After nearly five years at the suburban D.C. county, Dan Hoffman is taking a role as assistant general manager with the City of Gainesville.

Aspiring 'smart cities' must engage communities, build partnerships and fail fast

by • 6 years ago

Attempting smart city innovation without buy-in from citizens and partnerships is futile, a panel of city and university IT leaders said.

Smart cities program participants try to solve procurement woes

by • 7 years ago

Labyrinthine procurement processes can stymie innovations, complained members of a smart cities partnership.