The city is looking to enter into a three-year master service agreement with two one-year renewal options for a cloud-based software as a service.
The First Responder Network Authority plans to invest $6.3 billion through its network contract with Dallas telecommunications giant AT&T.
The facility will feature more communal spaces and classrooms, expanded gym facilities, outdoor running paths and virtual reality training technology.
The requested solution must be hosted on a secure, web-based cloud platform and allow users to call 911 from a mobile and/or desktop application.
The City Council met this week to discuss the May attack and disclosed that 293 more people were affected by the breach.
Across Texas, CIOs and other leaders looked this year to long-term missions and goals and how to support them with IT, tech and communications.
The department lost hundreds of digital evidence records early in the year and gave a progress update this week.
The latest City Council approval marks at least $9 million in multiyear agreements geared toward information technology security that Dallas city elected officials have signed off on since April.
It will lead one of the newly appointed technology hubs across the nation, with a focus on semiconductor manufacturing, the White House announced Monday.
Some funds, such as the attorney general’s $16.5 million, will help cover IT spending.
The Dallas Department of Aviation is offering a five-year contract to a vendor capable of redesigning the Dallas Love Field Airport website.
The invitation-only event for inventive movers and shakers was in Northlake this year.
Ninety percent of the city's IT operations were restored about a month after the May 3 attack, according to the after-action report. Restoration was faster than average and depended on collaboration and city financial support.
The telecommunications provider expects to create 3,000 jobs in Texas during the next 10 years.
The funding will go to various services, software and hardware to address the city’s May network breach.
Hard work, strategy and art go into the work done at the Dallas Office of Data Analytics and Business Intelligence.
The system would alert the city's information technology department of possible cyber attacks and other threats.
The city’s Information and Technology Services had an initial request for $135 million in the bond package for IT-related upgrades. There was no allocation for IT in previous proposed scenarios.
The technology accountability report details how the city’s websites and systems fared after experiencing a ransomware attack in early May.
The city of Dallas has given some updates and continues to use workarounds for some departments.
Three weeks after a ransomware attack targeted several of the city of Dallas’ servers, police are still having trouble accessing physical and digital evidence, disrupting trials.
State and local governments may not have a lot of money to spend on the personnel and expertise needed to combat the eventual attacks. Unfortunately, some agencies are lacking even when it comes to the basics of cyberdefense.
The city works to restore all systems as the region’s IT leaders follow developments.
As part of Industry Insider — Texas’ ongoing efforts to educate readers on state and local government, their IT plans and initiatives, here’s the latest in our periodic series of interviews with departmental IT leaders.
The 9 a.m. council meeting was canceled due to the delay and not being able to televise proceedings.
Officials confirmed digital evidence was lost; here’s a look at the process Dallas police use to manage and store video.
The two entities want to spend federal funds to increase connectivity.
The application provides an alternative way to pinpoint people in distress.
Funding is divided among data, radio and 911 service areas.
The alliance named 32 municipalities across the U.S., each working on various facets of digital inclusion.
Digital ambassadors will liaison with the public to bring awareness about online services.
The retired leader of a big-city school district has taken a role with an Austin-based company.