How 5G fits into state network modernization strategies

by • 1 month ago

Verizon’s Anthony Battista says states need to look at flexibility and agility when considering 5G for network modernization.

First responders say they want better tech interoperability

by • 8 months ago

A survey of public-safety personnel found that 70% are comfortable with existing technologies, but also revealed a desire for more seamless communications.

Four foundations for enabling modern applications

by • 9 months ago

As government agencies shift to internet-based applications, the need for modernized networks has never been more essential, says IT architecture expert.

The four pillars of the digital transformation journey

by • 9 months ago

Identifying the right IT investments remains a challenge for state and local agencies. One place to start: Focus on the foundations of application enablement.

Closing the expertise gaps in state and local security

by • 2 years ago

Expanding cybersecurity challenges and a shortage of talent make managed and professional services a strategic solution for government tech departments.

How to strengthen security concerns despite budget constraints

by • 2 years ago

The coming year does not look promising for state budgets, but agencies can turn to managed services to lower costs and improve security.

Verizon inks first multi-vendor public safety contract with Massachusetts

by • 3 years ago

The contract will allow Verizon and AT&T to provide dedicated service to public safety agencies in Massachusetts.

Texas bill would prevent phone companies from 'throttling' first responders' data

by • 3 years ago

The legislation follows an incident in which Verizon cut off firefighters' mobile devices that hit a monthly data limit during the biggest wildfire in California history.

Indianapolis to become fourth city with 5G internet service from Verizon this year

by • 4 years ago

The city will join Houston, Los Angeles, and Sacramento to be among the first to offer the high-speed wireless service by the end of the year.