Records Management http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/6638/more en Report: 267 Ohio public entities were issued 321 citations in 2017 for violating public records laws http://americancityandcounty.com/citizen-engagement/report-267-ohio-public-entities-were-issued-321-citations-2017-violating-public-r <div class="node-body article-body">The Ohio Auditor of State recently released a report that shows that 261 Ohio public entities were cited for violating public records laws in 2017, which is a decrease from last year’s numbers. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/citizen-engagement/report-267-ohio-public-entities-were-issued-321-citations-2017-violating-public-r" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/citizen-engagement/report-267-ohio-public-entities-were-issued-321-citations-2017-violating-public-r#comments Citizen Engagement Records Management Wed, 14 Mar 2018 20:09:00 +0000 81251 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Stack_of_Copy_Paper.jpg">Wikimedia&nbsp;Commons</a>.</p> The big deal about big data http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/big-deal-about-big-data <div class="field-deck"> Leveraging big data takes collaboration and effort, but yields tremendous insights </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Leveraging big data takes collaboration and effort, but yields tremendous insights.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/big-deal-about-big-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/big-deal-about-big-data#comments Cloud Computing Records Management Mon, 05 Mar 2018 18:05:00 +0000 81181 at http://americancityandcounty.com The rise of citizen data scientists in government http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/rise-citizen-data-scientists-government <div class="node-body blog-body">LiveStories Founder and CEO Adnan Mahmud explains why empowering "citizen data scientists" with emerging tools can help governments in the struggle to attract new IT talent.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/rise-citizen-data-scientists-government" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/rise-citizen-data-scientists-government#comments Records Management Viewpoints Tue, 26 Sep 2017 20:46:00 +0000 79741 at http://americancityandcounty.com The weakest link in your cybersecurity chain http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/weakest-link-your-cybersecurity-chain <div class="field-deck"> Cyberattacks are increasing in sophistication and severity, but the best defense may not be technological at all. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cyberattacks are increasing in sophistication and severity, but the best defense may not be technological at all.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/weakest-link-your-cybersecurity-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/weakest-link-your-cybersecurity-chain#comments Government Security Records Management Tue, 30 May 2017 20:40:00 +0000 77831 at http://americancityandcounty.com 6 do’s and don’ts for online passwords http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/6-do-s-and-don-ts-online-passwords <div class="node-body blog-body">SIGNiX CTO John Harris presents best practices for creating secure online passwords.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/6-do-s-and-don-ts-online-passwords" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/6-do-s-and-don-ts-online-passwords#comments Records Management Viewpoints Wed, 17 May 2017 18:25:00 +0000 77661 at http://americancityandcounty.com Chicago launches website featuring scrubbed EPA climate change data http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/chicago-launches-website-featuring-scrubbed-epa-climate-change-data <div class="node-body article-body">A new Chicago government website has posted climate change information and data that the Trump Administration had removed from the Environmental Protection Agency’s website. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/chicago-launches-website-featuring-scrubbed-epa-climate-change-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/chicago-launches-website-featuring-scrubbed-epa-climate-change-data#comments Records Management Sustainability Tue, 09 May 2017 20:52:00 +0000 77531 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Screenshot of Chicago&#39;s &quot;Climate Change is Real&quot; <a href="https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/sites/climatechange/home.html" target="_blank">website homepage</a>.</p> Technology ushers governments into the age of the digital office http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/technology-ushers-governments-age-digital-office <div class="node-body blog-body">Technical writer Tim Wacker explains how document management software can help governments handle continuously expanding workloads.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/technology-ushers-governments-age-digital-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/technology-ushers-governments-age-digital-office#comments Smart Communities Records Management Viewpoints Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:22:00 +0000 77301 at http://americancityandcounty.com Albuquerque scammed out of at least $400,000 in electronic fraud scheme http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/albuquerque-scammed-out-least-400000-electronic-fraud-scheme <div class="node-body article-body">A fraudulent billing scheme has swindled Albuquerque, N.M. out of over $400,000.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/albuquerque-scammed-out-least-400000-electronic-fraud-scheme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/albuquerque-scammed-out-least-400000-electronic-fraud-scheme#comments Finance Records Management Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:37:00 +0000 77021 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Image via <a href="https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e4/1%2C5_und_10_Dollarnoten.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Texas city loses 800 employees' W-2s in phishing scam http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/texas-city-loses-800-employees-w-2s-phishing-scam <div class="node-body article-body">A “spear phishing” scam has left 803 current and former employees of San Marcos, Texas, at risk of having confidential information stolen. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/texas-city-loses-800-employees-w-2s-phishing-scam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/records-management/texas-city-loses-800-employees-w-2s-phishing-scam#comments Records Management Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:00:00 +0000 76671 at http://americancityandcounty.com How to make e-signatures work amid high-stakes government hoops http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-make-e-signatures-work-amid-high-stakes-government-hoops <div class="node-body blog-body">Signix Executive Vice President Pem Guerry explains the benefits and best practices for using e-signatures in governments.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-make-e-signatures-work-amid-high-stakes-government-hoops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-make-e-signatures-work-amid-high-stakes-government-hoops#comments Records Management Viewpoints Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:31:00 +0000 76641 at http://americancityandcounty.com