Tags New York City

New York City graduates first class of pandemic 'Innovation Fellows'

by Ryan Johnston

A class of 14 technologists helped the city complete several initiatives, including broadband mapping and a dashboard to track hate crimes across the five boroughs.

Remote work marked 'culmination' of NYC Cyber Command's cloud initiatives, agency heads said

by Ryan Johnston

Keeping the city government running even when no one's in the office has been a vindication, leaders of New York City's cybersecurity agency said.

Facing budget shortfalls, cities begin furloughing tech workers

by Ryan Johnston

Their finances punished by the coronavirus pandemic, cities are preparing to furlough many of their workers, and IT officials are no exemption.

New York City has been on two 'work streams' during pandemic, CIO says

by Benjamin Freed

Citywide CIO Jessica Tisch said the pandemic forced her agency to rush new services online, while also supporting a pivot to remote work for thousands of staff.

'Bootcamp' program aims to boost New York City's cybersecurity workforce

by Benjamin Freed

Twenty-four students were recently awarded full scholarships to a 17-week cybersecurity training program as part of the city's Cyber NYC initiative.

NYC data office looks to evolve past 'startup mentality'

by Jake Williams

The city's Mayors Office of Data Analytics is now a permanent agency. Now, its officials are moving ad hoc processes into advanced analytics strategies.