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Virginia to undertake statewide survey to develop data governance policy

Virginia to undertake statewide survey to develop data governance policy

The state’s chief data officer will develop a data governance policy to streamline data-sharing and protection and address issues such as security and privacy.

City of Norfolk smartens up its approach to waste

City of Norfolk smartens up its approach to waste

The Virginian city will deploy the Rubicon smart city platform to improve residential waste services and bolster its commitment to sustainability.

Real-estate company deploys self-driving vehicle for office park

Real-estate company deploys self-driving vehicle for office park

Brookfield Properties has formed a strategic partnership to provide Optimus Ride’s autonomous vehicle technology at a development in Reston, Virginia

Portsmouth takes next steps on the road to smart

Portsmouth takes next steps on the road to smart

The Virginian city is undertaking a citizen connectivity study to explore how it will use the its planned fibre-optic backbone network

Portsmouth to deploy broadband fibre network

Portsmouth to deploy broadband fibre network

Network will connect all municipal facilities including schools, libraries, and housing authority properties

Fairfax County to become a beacon of smartness

Fairfax County to become a beacon of smartness

The readiness challenge finalist for 2018 has partnered with the Smart Cities Council in the US to host a Readiness Workshop to tackle key smart city challenges