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California Research & Education Network Gets 100-Gigabit Upgrade

Nov 21, 2014

CalREN has almost 10,000 connection sites among K-12, community colleges, the California State University, University of California campuses and private universities such as Caltech and Stanford.

Technology Headlines Across the U.S.

Nov 21, 2014

Recent technology-related headlines from across the U.S. courtesy of Government Technology: How Portland Is Tackling the Innovation Dilemma Portland, Ore., is experimenting with an annual competition aimed at resolving this dilemma. Now in its second year,

CGI Will Replace City of Los Angeles Procurement System

Nov 21, 2014

The Montreal-based company says the improvements for Los Angeles will include a one-stop shopping experience, automated inventory control, and electronic invoicing and payment tracking.

California Vehicle Fleet Among Greenest in North America

Nov 20, 2014

Beginning in 2015 at least 10 percent of all eligible non-emergency, light-duty vehicle acquisitions (such as sedans) for the state’s fleet are electric vehicles.

Ramos to Chair California Broadband Council

Nov 19, 2014

The nine-member council is reorganizing with pending departures planned in the next few weeks and months, and changing roles for some.

San Diego State Researchers Test Twitter as a Flu Surveillance Tool

Nov 18, 2014

Twitter is becoming an increasingly accurate surveillance tool for monitoring influenza in U.S. cities, according to a San Diego State study published in the November issue of the Journal of Medical Internet Research.

General Services Director Fred Klass to Retire

Nov 17, 2014

California Department of General Services Director Fred Klass will retire at the end of November, according to a department announcement. Klass has served in state government for 37 years, since 2011 as director of the

Oakland Unified Schools Designing ‘Next Generation Learning Systems’

Nov 14, 2014

Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) has selected Comcast Business to help the district innovate and modernize student learning by increasing high-speed Internet access to elementary, middle and high schools, the telecom giant announced today. As

Los Angeles Wins 2014 Digital Cities Survey, California Cities Rank in Annual Contest

Nov 13, 2014

Judges were impressed by Los Angeles’ expenditure portal, 311 service platform, strides to bridge the digital divide by providing refurbished computers to the public, deployment of utility portals, use of open data architecture, and integration of a Cyber Intrusion Command Center to keep the city’s data safe.

Folsom-based Pondera Solutions CEO Wins Innovator Award

Nov 12, 2014

Folsom-based Pondera Solutions CEO Jon Coss has been awarded “Next Tech Innovator of the Year” by the Sacramento Regional Technology Alliance (SARTA), the company announced.   At its annual TechCon gathering held in Sacramento last

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