The Connected Smart Government Experience

August 24, 2017 Bob Nilsson

Technology is enabling governments to become smarter, more efficient, and most importantly, to better connect with their constituencies. But with these tremendous benefits, come the challenges of security, manageability, reliability, and interoperability. How can government IT staffs optimally adopt and deploy new enabling technology to engage residents and reduce costs? What's the best way to provide video surveillance, implement Next-Gen 911, deploy body cams and drones, and optimize the network? Here's how to connect smart government to improve safety and deliver new services. These are some of the most anxiety-inducing technology pain points for government CIOs and IT managers, and how you can put them firmly to rest.

 

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Bob Nilsson

As the Director of Vertical Solutions Marketing at Extreme Networks, Bob Nilsson leads the Extreme Networks strategy and programs for vertical markets including Healthcare, Higher Education, K-12 Education, Federal/State/Local Government, Retail, Hospitality, and Transportation and Logistics. He has over 30 years of experience in marketing IT systems to Global 1000 companies worldwide. Before joining Extreme Networks Bob was VP Marketing at Clear Methods. Prior to that Bob held senior marketing positions at Digital Equipment and HP. Bob holds an SB degree in EE from MIT and MBA from Columbia Business School.

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