Technology http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/32226/more en Industry Insights: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) http://americancityandcounty.com/gis-gps/industry-insights-geographic-information-systems-gis <div class="field-deck"> Q&A with Robert Locke, vice president of government solutions at EagleView. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Robert Locke, vice president of government solutions at EagleView, provides some insights into how governments can best do business with the GIS industry.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gis-gps/industry-insights-geographic-information-systems-gis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gis-gps/industry-insights-geographic-information-systems-gis#comments GIS & GPS Products at Work GIS & GPS Fri, 27 Jul 2018 19:36:00 +0000 82691 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Robert Locke, vice president of government solutions at EagleView.</p> GPN Industry Insights: Communication technology http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/gpn-industry-insights-communication-technology <div class="field-deck"> Q&A with Dave George, chief engineer and president of Pryme Radio Products </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dave George, chief engineer and president of Pryme Radio Products, explains how public sector professionals can best do business with the communications industry.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/gpn-industry-insights-communication-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/gpn-industry-insights-communication-technology#comments Communications Products at Work Telecommunications Wed, 27 Jun 2018 20:04:00 +0000 82431 at http://americancityandcounty.com Filling the gap as retirees head for the exits http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/filling-gap-retirees-head-exits <div class="field-deck"> Cooperative contracts and new technology may help pick up the slack </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cooperative contracts and new technology may help pick up the slack for governments as workers continue to retire.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/filling-gap-retirees-head-exits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/filling-gap-retirees-head-exits#comments Contracts Economic Development Coop Solutions Cooperative Purchasing Finance Human Resources Purchasing & Procurement Technology GPN Fri, 15 Jun 2018 19:10:00 +0000 82311 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Tammy Rimes,&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12.8px;">executive director of the&nbsp;</span>National Cooperative Procurement Partners.</p> Industry Insights: Electronic document management http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/industry-insights-electronic-document-management <div class="field-deck"> Q&A with Sam Hall, state and local government marketing manager at Laserfiche </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sam Hall, state and local government marketing manager at Laserfiche, explains how government leaders can best do business with the electronic document management industry.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/industry-insights-electronic-document-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/industry-insights-electronic-document-management#comments Products at Work Hardware & Software Tue, 12 Jun 2018 20:42:00 +0000 82271 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Sam Hall, state and local government marketing manager at Laserfiche. Image courtesy of Laserfiche.</p> Data backup refresh helps transit agency reduce data protection costs http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/data-backup-refresh-helps-transit-agency-reduce-data-protection-costs <div class="node-body article-body">The STORServer EBA852 serves as Dallas Area Rapid Transit's primary backup, and through use of the technology, the agency has reduced overall costs for data protection by removing redundant data. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/data-backup-refresh-helps-transit-agency-reduce-data-protection-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/data-backup-refresh-helps-transit-agency-reduce-data-protection-costs#comments Computers & Monitors Products at Work Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:03:00 +0000 80611 at http://americancityandcounty.com New York City’s better way to pay traffic tickets http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/new-york-city-s-better-way-pay-traffic-tickets <div class="node-body article-body">New York City utilizes PayNearMe to help people pay for traffic fines with cash during non-business hours, while also relieving processing work for the city's Traffic Violations Bureau.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/new-york-city-s-better-way-pay-traffic-tickets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/new-york-city-s-better-way-pay-traffic-tickets#comments Technology Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:56:00 +0000 80461 at http://americancityandcounty.com More government workers are using standing desks at the office (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/more-government-workers-are-using-standing-desks-office-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Look for more government staffers to rely on standing desks in the future, says Jason McCann, VARIDESK CEO.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/more-government-workers-are-using-standing-desks-office-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/more-government-workers-are-using-standing-desks-office-related-video#comments Facilities Office Equipment Worker Safety Technology Technology Sun, 01 Oct 2017 12:56:00 +0000 79771 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The Varidesk&nbsp;Pro Plus 30 standing desk solution.&nbsp;</p> Coops can be useful tools for IT buys http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/coops-can-be-useful-tools-it-buys <div class="field-deck"> Wyoming state procurement manager says cooperative contracts can be a time-saver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wyoming's Brett Adams-Case says cooperative contracts can aid lean and smaller public purchasing groups when buying technology.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/coops-can-be-useful-tools-it-buys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/coops-can-be-useful-tools-it-buys#comments Coop Solutions Cooperative Purchasing Finance Fiscal Management Purchasing & Procurement Proposals & Bids Technology Strategic Sourcing GPN Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:06:00 +0000 79661 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Brett Adams-Case</p> Cloud-based solution helps San Jose transform citizen interactions http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/cloud-based-solution-helps-san-jose-transform-citizen-interactions <div class="node-body article-body">In late 2016, San Jose hired systems integrator AST Corporation to implement Oracle Service Cloud, which would provide the city with a consolidated service request and communications management solution.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/cloud-based-solution-helps-san-jose-transform-citizen-interactions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/cloud-based-solution-helps-san-jose-transform-citizen-interactions#comments Products at Work Hardware & Software Wed, 13 Sep 2017 18:48:00 +0000 79531 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>The My San Jose mobile 311 app, an Oracle cloud-based 311 solution that enables residents to report non-emergency service requests via a modern mobile application.</p> Maricopa 911 goes to the cloud for improved service http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/maricopa-911-goes-cloud-improved-service <div class="node-body article-body">Maricopa, Ariz., Region 911 turned to a cloud-based solution from Talari to help handle more than 2.2 million calls for police, fire and emergency medical assistance each year.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/maricopa-911-goes-cloud-improved-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/maricopa-911-goes-cloud-improved-service#comments Products at Work Public Safety Technology Public Safety Technology Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:41:00 +0000 79221 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: dispatchers responding to emergency calls in the Maricopa Region 911 telecommunications center.</p>