Broadband http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/6633/more en Email phishing attacks: A significant threat to America’s cities and counties http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/email-phishing-attacks-significant-threat-america-s-cities-and-counties <div class="node-body blog-body">Eyal Benishti, founder and CEO of phishing mitigation technologies provider IRONSCALES, explains how email phishing attacks threaten cities and counties </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/email-phishing-attacks-significant-threat-america-s-cities-and-counties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/email-phishing-attacks-significant-threat-america-s-cities-and-counties#comments Broadband Viewpoints Wed, 04 Apr 2018 20:21:00 +0000 81481 at http://americancityandcounty.com 4 ways to make your city smarter http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-ways-make-your-city-smarter <div class="node-body blog-body">Ramin Massoumi, senior vice president and general manager of transportation systems business at Iteris, explains four key thought mindsets cities should adopt when preparing their cities for smart city upgrades.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-ways-make-your-city-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-ways-make-your-city-smarter#comments Broadband Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 07 Mar 2018 20:44:00 +0000 81211 at http://americancityandcounty.com Smart cities need smarter public transport http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-cities-need-smarter-public-transport <div class="node-body blog-body">Jochen Apel, global vice president of Nokia's transportation segment, explains how cities can modernize the communications networks supporting their public transportation systems to bolster their smart city initiatives. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-cities-need-smarter-public-transport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-cities-need-smarter-public-transport#comments Broadband Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 28 Feb 2018 21:14:00 +0000 81121 at http://americancityandcounty.com How evolution of 5G networks and small cell technology is impacting the market and value of cell tower leases http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-evolution-5g-networks-and-small-cell-technology-impacting-market-and-value-cell-tower-lease <div class="node-body blog-body">James Kennedy, founder and CEO of cell tower lease marketplace SteepSteel, explains how local governments can protect their cell tower assets and leases as small cell technology advances. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-evolution-5g-networks-and-small-cell-technology-impacting-market-and-value-cell-tower-lease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-evolution-5g-networks-and-small-cell-technology-impacting-market-and-value-cell-tower-lease#comments Broadband Viewpoints Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:06:00 +0000 81051 at http://americancityandcounty.com IWCE 2018 provides cities and counties with the tech answers they need http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/iwce-2018-provides-cities-and-counties-tech-answers-they-need <div class="field-byline"> Stacey Ortlick </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If your agency is planning, implementing or just need to know about communications technologies and trends, the 2018 International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) can provide you with answers. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/iwce-2018-provides-cities-and-counties-tech-answers-they-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/iwce-2018-provides-cities-and-counties-tech-answers-they-need#comments Broadband Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:18:00 +0000 81001 at http://americancityandcounty.com The rural connection http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/rural-connection <div class="field-byline"> Andrew Seybold </div> <div class="field-deck"> FirstNet is offering rural communities opportunities to connect digitally </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet is offering rural communities opportunities to connect digitally.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/rural-connection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/rural-connection#comments Communications Broadband Mon, 29 Jan 2018 23:53:00 +0000 80891 at http://americancityandcounty.com Empowering municipal government through data http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/empowering-municipal-government-through-data <div class="node-body blog-body">Chip Strange, vice president of strategy and business development at Mosaik, explains how cities can better understand smart city value through deeper insight into users’ network experiences.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/empowering-municipal-government-through-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/empowering-municipal-government-through-data#comments Broadband Viewpoints Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:48:00 +0000 80501 at http://americancityandcounty.com What agencies need to know about the Internet of Things http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/what-agencies-need-know-about-internet-things <div class="node-body blog-body">Dave Shuman, industry leader of Internet of Things and manufacturing at Cloudera, explains the risk factors for the public sector in leveraging the Internet of Things.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/what-agencies-need-know-about-internet-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/what-agencies-need-know-about-internet-things#comments Broadband Viewpoints Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:43:00 +0000 80311 at http://americancityandcounty.com Track the FirstNet 'opt-in/opt-out' progress of all 50 states and 6 territories with this map http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/track-firstnet-opt-inopt-out-progress-all-50-states-and-6-territories-map <div class="node-body article-body">What is the status of states and territories as their governors make "opt-in" or "opt-out" decisions about FirstNet? Check out this map to get the updated information.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/track-firstnet-opt-inopt-out-progress-all-50-states-and-6-territories-map" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/track-firstnet-opt-inopt-out-progress-all-50-states-and-6-territories-map#comments Broadband Mon, 23 Oct 2017 22:24:00 +0000 79991 at http://americancityandcounty.com California county lands $5 million in record online property auction http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/california-county-lands-5-million-record-online-property-auction <div class="node-body article-body">San Diego County, Calif., got more than it bargained for when it brought in a record $5.6 million in an auction for tax-defaulted property.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/california-county-lands-5-million-record-online-property-auction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/california-county-lands-5-million-record-online-property-auction#comments Broadband Finance Wed, 21 Jun 2017 03:54:00 +0000 78211 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>An everyday, run-of-the-mill sunrise captured in Coronado, Calif., in San Diego County.&nbsp;Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:US_Navy_071024-N-5491S-002_The_sun_rises_over_Downtown_San_Diego_and_the_Coronado_ferry_landing_sits_under_a_thick_layer_of_smoke_from_the_Harris_and_surrounding_wildfires.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p>