German Economy Bounces Back After Recession Scare

May 15, 2019

GDP growth figures published by Germany today reveal the country has bounced back from the threat of recession. After shrinking by 0.2 percent in Q3 last year, the European economic powerhouse stagnated in Q4 with 0.0 percent growth on the previous quarter. A recession is defined as at least two consecutive quarters of contraction. Despite that close shave, the stalling of Germany's economy in 2018 represented the country's weakest rate of growth in five years.

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There are 20.4 billion “things” – devices, sensors, buildings, vehicles and more – projected to be connected to the internet by 2020. At the same time, government agencies are a growing target for cyberattacks. This begs the question: Is government prepared to protect the deluge of data that comes with the Internet of Things (IoT)? Download this infographic to learn more about the impact of IoT and best practices to prepare for it.

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UC and Collaboration in the Cloud: 4 Benefits for Local Government

Infographic | March 2, 2020

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Nestled at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains, the City of Palm Springs is known for its crystal-blue skies, year-round sunshine, stunning landscape, and starry nights. Palm Springs’ rich history and gorgeous weather make it an ideal place to live and a preferred destination of travelers from all over the world. The City maintains the charm of a small town while offering the amenities of an urban center.

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