Obama’s Numbers

As we do every three months, we are updating our “Obama’s Numbers” report with fresh statistics reflecting what has happened since the president first took office. Some highlights from this round: 1)The economy continues to gain jobs, but the number of long-term unemployed is nearly double what it was when Obama became president. 2)Wages remain stagnant, increasing a scant 0.3 percent after inflation during Obama’s time. Meanwhile corporate profits are running 178 percent higher than just before he took office, and stock prices have doubled.

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Ark-Tex Council of Governments

The Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) is a voluntary association of, by and for local governments in a ten county Northeast Texas and SW Arkansas region. ATCOG serves approximately 325,409 citizens covering a 6,400 square mile area that includes Bowie, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris, Titus, Red River Counties (TX) and Miller County (AR). While we are a political subdivision of Texas and Arkansas, we do not have regulation or taxing authority.

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The state of IoT security

Infographic | January 23, 2020

The majority of businesses and consumers support government-mandated loT security regulations.

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Top 10 Technology Trends for Government

Infographic | April 6, 2020

Gartner’s Top 10 Technology Trends for Government is designed to help CIOs, CTOs, Enterprise Architects, and Technology Innovation leaders establish the rationale, timing and priority of technology investments.

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AI use cases in Government

Infographic | January 23, 2020

AI technologies have the ability to transform and influence the lives of many people. Because of this, governments around the world are seeing AI as a strategic advantage. From AI enabled chatbots to help citizens with a variety of services, to helping automate repetitive tasks and processes, easing traffic, or helping manage exports AI is helping government and citizens in a variety of ways.

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

Infographic | March 2, 2020

Local governments face the challenge of improving citizen interactions, collaborating better with colleagues and achieving greater efficiency, all whilst meeting the demands of shrinking budgets. But how exactly do you transform yourselves for the digital age and respond to these pressures at the same time? Adopting a cloud-hosted Unified Communications (UC) solution can help local government organisations meet the increasing expectations of the community that it serves whilst managing costs.

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The 5G future is near. Are you ready?

Infographic | December 10, 2019

SD WAN can help government organizations address a number of networking challenges while providing core components of a 5G future.

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Fast Tracking Government IT

Infographic | December 5, 2019

The Center for Digital Government (CDG) surveyed237 state and local government officials to determine their approaches to IT service delivery. The research revealed that government leaders are in search of a new way to modernize — and they are more open than ever before to come together, share technology and spread innovation. Download this infographic for a snapshot of CDG’s results and learn more about the drivers behind modernization in government.

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Ark-Tex Council of Governments

The Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) is a voluntary association of, by and for local governments in a ten county Northeast Texas and SW Arkansas region. ATCOG serves approximately 325,409 citizens covering a 6,400 square mile area that includes Bowie, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris, Titus, Red River Counties (TX) and Miller County (AR). While we are a political subdivision of Texas and Arkansas, we do not have regulation or taxing authority.

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