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GCN : October and November 2016
FEATURES 32 Discovery and innovation in government IT GCN’s Dig IT Awards give public-sector technology innovation the attention it deserves CASE STUDIES 58 Delaware is betting on blockchain for business Officials plan to help companies and state agencies use the digital technology to distribute, share and save contracts BY KAREN EPPER HOFFMAN 60 How to move grants management to the cloud When Hawaii’s Kaua’i County began a push to minimize paper, it seized the opportunity to adopt web-based grants management BY STEPHANIE KANOWITZ 62 Big data helps Arizona county beat the heat Pinal County turned to SAS Analytics to monitor trends and populations at risk of succumbing to the area’s intensely hot summers BY AMANDA ZIADEH GCN (ISSN 0738-4300) is published 6 times a year, Jan/Feb, Mar/Apr, May, Jun/Jul, Aug/Sep, and Oct/Nov by 1105 Media, Inc., 9201 Oakdale Avenue, Ste. 101, Chatsworth, CA 91311. Periodicals postage paid at Chatsworth, CA 91311-9998, and at additional mailing offices. Complimentary subscriptions are sent to qualifying subscribers. Annual subscription rates payable in U.S. funds for non-qualified subscribers are: U.S . $125.00, International $165.00. Subscription inquiries, back issue requests, and address changes: Mail to: GCN, P.O. Box 2166, Skokie, IL 60076-7866, call (866) 293-3194, outside U.S . (847) 763-9560; fax (847) 763-9564 or email GCNmag@1105service.com. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to GCN, P.O. Box 2166, Skokie, IL 60076-7866. Canada Publications Mail Agreement No: 40612608. Return Undeliverable Canadian Addresses to Circulation Dept. or XPO Returns: P.O. Box 201, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 4R5, Canada. INSIDE BRIEFING 5 Burrito delivery by drone Preventing fraud with IP tracking. Plus, new funding — and security concerns — for smart cities. Can the cloud rival high-performance computing? COMMENTARY CYBEREYE The final word on the OPM breach? EMERGING TECH Hacking your data without touching your network INDUSTRY INSIGHT When virtual reality and augmented reality meet government analytics WISH LIST Tech we hope to see in the public sector Innovation in Government: Expanding the Reach of Advanced Analytics Agencies are exploring new ways to leverage the power of data to improve their operations and achieve their missions CUSTOM CONTENT: PRESENTED BY CARAHSOFT GCN OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2016 • GCN.COM 3 1116gcn_003.indd 3 10/6/16 12:34 PM
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