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FEATURES 14 Building bots for government IT A revolution is underway that empowers bots and end users — and frees IT workers to focus on more complex challenges BY PAUL McCLOSKEY 18 Nine cloud migration mistakes — and how to avoid them By learning from early adopters’ missteps, agencies can make their move to the cloud as seamless and cost-effective as possible BY KURT MARKO CASE STUDY 26 Crowdsourced mapping helps track and predict floods BY SUZETTE LOHMEYER 28 County taps machine learning tool to detect cyber risks BY STEPHANIE KANOWITZ TACTICS 30 Retaining and sustaining tech talent under Trump 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, email GCNmag@1105service.com or call (866) 293-3194 or 00-1-847-513-6011 for U.S. & Canada; (847) 513-6011 for International, fax (847) 763-9564. 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 NIST adds mobile apps to its software database. Plus, a framework for cybersecurity talent. 6 Analyzing crowdsourced data, real-world resources for legacy system upgrades and the best smart city ideas 7 VA builds a knowledge graph of veterans’ health, and technology to track in 2017 COMMENTARY 11 CYBEREYE Are states ill-equipped to manage cybersecurity? 12 EMERGING TECH ‘Living bridge’ pioneers smart infrastructure WISH LIST 34 Tech that we hope hits the public sector GCN JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2017 • GCN.COM 3 0217gcn_003.indd 3 2/2/17 9:26 AM
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