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San Jose announces plan to install earthquake sensors, extended public Wi-Fi
Through its $5 million contract with AT&T, the California city aspires to improve public safety and increase internet connectivity for underserved residents.
San Jose's 'Digital Inclusion Fund' to bring internet to 50,000 homes
The $24 million fund will be fueled in part by fees the city charges wireless providers to install antennas on public property.
Cross-government collaboration tough, but fruitful in California
Forming and sustaining partnerships across state, local and education branches of government is a challenge, but well worth the effort, IT leaders say.
Autonomous taxis are coming to San Jose
Through a new partnership, officials are now developing an app that will allow select members of the public to hail a self-driving vehicle.
San Jose's first CISO braces for ubiquitous connectivity
Private industry veteran Marcelo Peredo is building a cybersecurity team and buying new tools that he says will create a secure platform to support the city's goals.
San Jose secures new wireless technology investment from Verizon
The phone company will install small cells throughout the city, and will also provide local officials with resources to manage traffic and parking.
San Jose drafts 5G contract with AT&T for faster wireless
The million agreement would place small cell devices that bolster the city’s wireless internet network and support the vendor's network for first responders.
San Jose mayor resigns from FCC broadband committee, says industry has taken over
"No progress made" on equitable broadband committee after nine months, says San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo in his resignation letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai.
San Jose tackles affordable housing with IBM Smarter Cities Challenge grant
With the help of digital consulting services valued at 00,000, the city plans to launch two new affordable housing systems this fall.