Governing Institute Senior Fellow Gregory Franklin talks with TechWire Host Christina Gagnier at the Public CIO Academy on Feb. 24 in Sacramento.
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Google is offering a collection of work-related apps that have separate security configurations and can be controlled by company IT managers and tailored for use by employees.
Officials are exploring using video monitoring at highly trafficked crossings to alert engineers of possible hazards ahead.
During its first-ever hearing, the committee fielded questions from both an online audience and from those appearing in person in Sacramento. Discussion centered on data protection, encryption and drones.
Acting CalTrans CIO Sumi Smith said she’s excited by the initiative, and that the board will include members from the IT organization and the business.
Sacramento’s River Cats minor league baseball team and the FC Republic soccer club have plans of their own as the Kings and the team’s new downtown arena aspire to become the technology showcase of the NBA.
As part of the leadership team that’s helping the city of Stockton emerge from bankruptcy, Fares says technology will be a key driver to improve efficiency and reduce the budget.
While automation has made lives better, created new industries and increased productivity, it has also dislocated workers and contributed mightily to the economic anxiety that grips many Americans, she said.
Many companies have created software to automate the process of checking for Transportation Security Administration no-fly updates and are using GPS to keep drones flying legally.
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State Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, who introduced the legislation (SB 272) along with Asm. Brian Maienschein, R-San Diego, said in the many cases California’s 58 counties and 482 cities don’t know what data they collect and who maintains it.
The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority showcases new tech and partnerships at its innovation center grand opening.
Kern Council of Governments created a new “innovation” category for its 2014 Regional Award of Merit Recipients, and will use it for the first time to recognize the app with a certificate.
Privacy advocates have called for greater public disclosure when law enforcement agencies seek to acquire the devices and strict limits on how they are used in the field.
Chairman Tom Wheeler’s plan would impose federal oversight of online traffic to ensure that Internet providers don’t give preference to video and other content from some websites over others.
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With rates tied to customer volume, adding users is key to success for the state’s CalCloud service.
The award includes all 192 graduate and undergraduate programs, including the university’s medical schools.
The department has launched a pilot program that allows tipsters to text information and photographs to the Californians Turn in Poachers and Polluters (CalTIP) program.
The air district is developing a website called the Web-Based Archived Air Quality System, which initially will allow residents to examine historical air quality information for their neighborhood, and compare different years and different parts of a city, county or region.
Starting in October with a new fuel station in the city of Coalinga, near Interstate 5 in the San Joaquin Valley, hydrogen cars will be able to get from Los Angeles to San Francisco.
Of 1,200 IT professionals polled across numerous industries, 59 percent said they would make more use of cloud services, but the complexity of integration holds them back.