Keeping constituents and the communities they live in safe is a top priority for law makers. Fortunately, open data is making this a little easier. Learn how govies are forming partnerships at the state, local, and federal levels to optimize open data and keep communities safe.
GIS technology can be used to help address fraud, waste and abuse in several different ways. Organizations benefit from closely examining location-based factors to identify hot spots, regional variations and clusters, such as co-locations of services. Then, real-time data analysis shows spatial trends that inform predictions about future needs and issues — or, in this… Read more »
Learn how Esri is helping to optimize the information in huge datasets to visualize the data and make it much more useful to you and your agency.
Today, most government agencies have to deal with new data sources that are coming to them almost daily – social media, open data, sensor data, military intelligence or data from a sister agency. And the biggest challenge? Currently, the constant stream of data the government is receiving doesn’t fit in current geospatial tools.
The rise of open data has seen many agencies hopping on the bandwagon and working towards open data policies. However, there is still frequently confusion over how an agency can best utilize their data to meet both internal and public needs.
Learn how GIS technology is working with healthcare to transform communities.
Your GIS elevator pitch.
Data analytics is changing the way governments make decisions. But while the benefits of data analytics have often been touted, it can still be difficult to know how to incorporate data into your agency operations and what to look for in analytics tools.
As government is changing, new opportunities for innovation and development are opening up. Here are my top 10 areas for innovation that I highlighted in a recent presentation at the Esri Public Sector CIO Summit in California.
Geography, the science of our world, coupled with geographic information systems (GIS) helps us understand the Earth. We can apply this geographic knowledge to a host of human activities. Last night, we learned how to expand our domain expertise into the world of scientific data management, modeling and analysis. Science practitioners and GIS professionals came together… Read more »