Government & Technology

2023 State of City and County IT National Survey

This annual survey looks at the management and priority issues impacting local government IT.

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2022 Local Government Cybersecurity National Survey

City and county IT executives share the budgeting, policy, management, and operational issues impacting local government cyber resiliency.

11/18/2022 | Research

Buying Cloud Guide

The CompTIA Public Sector Buying Cloud Guide provides the latest tips and strategies for federal and state agencies that seek to incorporate cloud services as part of their digital transformation efforts.

08/18/2022 | Whitepaper

Small and Rural Local Governments: How Federal Funding Can Impact Your Cybersecurity Initiatives

The CIO of a smaller community shares his perspective when addressing IT priorities and building an environment for collaboration and partnership.

06/30/2022 | Use Case

2022 State of City/County IT National Survey

This annual survey looks at the management and priority issues impacting local government IT.

06/09/2022 | Research

Public Sector Cybersecurity Committee 2022 Priorities

An overview of the Committees policy priorities on its 2022 agenda.

05/23/2022 | Article

Space Enterprise Council 2021 Year in Review

The SEC brings a unique voice to policy discussions that are centered on space and the innovative technology ecosystem.

05/01/2022 | Article

Space Enterprise Council 2022 Priorities

The United States faces an unprecedented challenge from foreign adversaries—one that is helping accelerate innovation, shore up our industrial base and strengthen our ties with our allies.

05/01/2022 | Article

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