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Georgia Annual state IT report 2017

The FY 2017 edition of the Annual State IT Report from GTA looks at how much executive branch agencies spent on infrastructure, network services, applications,…
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Technology Innovation Showcase | Georgia Technology Authority

The following nine projects have been selected to receive top honors in the 2017 Technology Innovation Showcase:

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The Georgia Technology Authority spotlights innovative use of technology in the annual Technology Innovation Showcase. 
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Georgia House Rural Development Council: Broadband

Georgia House Rural Development Council: Broadband | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
House Rural Development Council by Mobile Streaming on Livestream - Livestream.com
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Georgia Broadband Survey Report 2017

Presentation to Georgia Rural Development Committee 2017
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Google Economic Impact | Georgia $4.68B

Google Economic Impact | Georgia $4.68B | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Last year, Google helped provide $4.68 billion of economic activity in Georgia. Find out how the web is working for businesses in your state at g.co/EconomicImpact. #GrowWithGoogle
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FirstNet Selects AT&T to build First Responder Network 

FirstNet Selects AT&T to build First Responder Network  | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 created the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) as an independent authority within NTIA.
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Georgia Real I.M.P.A.C.T Center, Inc.

Georgia Real I.M.P.A.C.T Center, Inc. | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it

Real IMPACT Center, , is designed to expose girls to (STEM) science, technology, engineering, and math Education, while teaching life skills along the way. Uniquely, Real IMPACT is the only organization in the region that offers a year-round STEM Education Program, allowing girls to remain engaged in STEM education during out-of-school time (summer, weekends, and after-school). 


Real IMPACT STEM Programs for Girls include STEMtastic Saturdays Girls will be Women in STEAM Conference, Girl Power STEM Camp, and an After-School First Lego League Robotics and Real Girls Code Club.

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Georgia Broadband Study Report

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Digital Literacy: Helping Older Americans Connect

Digital Literacy: Helping Older Americans Connect | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Closing the digital access gap is vital for leveling the playing field in every community.
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Windstream-Earthlink Merger

Little Rock and Atlanta – Nov. 7, 2016 – Windstream Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: WIN) (“Windstream”) and EarthLink Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq: ELNK) (“EarthLink”) today…
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The next manufacturing revolution is here #makerspace

Economic growth has been slowing for the past 50 years, but relief might come from an unexpected place — a new form of manufacturing that is neither wha
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Georgia Southern opens Innovation Incubator and FabLab in Statesboro - Atlanta Business Chronicle

Georgia Southern opens Innovation Incubator and FabLab in Statesboro - Atlanta Business Chronicle | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Georgia Southern University just took a page out of Georgia Tech’s playbook.
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Georgia Trend: Access to faster wireless networks ramps up to meet demand in Georgia

Georgia Trend: Access to faster wireless networks ramps up to meet demand in Georgia | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Access to faster wireless networks ramps up to meet demand
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North Georgia featured in CBS report on rural broadband [VIDEO] - Now Habersham

North Georgia featured in CBS report on rural broadband [VIDEO] - Now Habersham | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Report focuses on economic disadvantages associated with lack of high speed internet. Georgia's top Windstream official urges "patience."
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How much do you know about your county?

How much do you know about your county? | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Explore your county through over 1000 indicators and nearly 100 datasets.
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Webinar: Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center | Georgia Technology Authority

Webinar: Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center | Georgia Technology Authority | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it

GTA hosted a one-hour webinar about the Cyber Innovation and Training Center on May 11, 2017.


The webinar explored Governor Nathan Deal’s vision for the center and focused on how local governments will benefit from the center through training and workforce development, better protections for information systems and citizen data, and collaboration with the state’s cybercrime unit. 


 The webinar included videos of Governor Deal's presentation about the center to the Georgia CIO Leadership Association; Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis, Jr., who discussed the City of Augusta's involvement; Michael Shaffer, vice president of government relations for Augusta University; Captain Chris Apsey of the U.S. Army Cyber School; GBI Director Vernon Keenan, who discussed the state's cybercrime unit; and Dr. Bobby Laurine, vice chancellor and Board of Regents CIO, who discussed the involvement of Georgia's research institutions. 


 Webinar participants included Calvin Rhodes, state CIO and GTA executive director; Joe Webb, GTA deputy director; Stanton Gatewood, state chief information security officer, who discussed the Georgia Cybersecurity Workforce Academy; and GBI Special Agent Steve Foster.

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IT Strategic Plan 2025 | Georgia Technology Authority

IT Strategic Plan 2025 | Georgia Technology Authority | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
The Georgia Enterprise IT Strategic Plan 2025, published in May 2017, is intended to assist technology and business leaders in Georgia state government in making informed technology decisions for their agencies. It establishes focus areas and goals for the state's IT enterprise through 2025.
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AT&T completed the broadband network for underserved locations in Georgia 

AT&T completed the broadband network for underserved locations in Georgia  | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
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Legislation Aimed At Georgia’s Broadband Divide

Legislation Aimed At Georgia’s Broadband Divide | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
This week’s Courier Herald column: If you’re reading this column in metro Atlanta, there’s a high likelihood that you’re reading it online. If you’re reading it in South Georgia, there’s a much greater chance that you’re reading it in a print newspaper. That’s partly because the newspapers that syndicate this column are closer to I-16 … Continue reading "Bills Aimed At Georgia’s Digital Divide"
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Georgia Annual state IT report 2016

This report offers an insightful look at the progress state agencies have made in the past year and the milestones we have achieved together.
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Final Meeting: Joint High-Speed Broadband Communications Access for All Georgians Study Committee

Final Meeting: Joint High-Speed Broadband Communications Access for All Georgians Study Committee | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
The final meeting of the Joint High-Speed Broadband Communications Access for All Georgians Study Committee will be held on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in Mezz 1 of the Georgia State Capitol. A final vote on recommendations will take place during the meeting

Georgia State Capitol, Mezz 1 206 Washington Street SW Atlanta, Georgia 30334 




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Innovation Priorities for the Next President Briefing

Innovation Priorities for the Next President Briefing | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Monday, November 14, 2016 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Technology Square Research Building – Bldg#175


Technological innovation has long been and will continue to be critically important to both income growth and national competitiveness. So it is important that we examine President-elect Donald Trump’s policy agenda through that lens. This report is based on information gathered directly from the president-elect’s campaign websites and policy documents, and from media accounts of statements he has made. The report begins with an overview of the general philosophy the president-elect has articulated on technology, innovation, and trade policy, then examines his policy positions across eight specific issue areas: 

Innovation and R&D 
Education and Skills 
Taxes and Budget 
Trade Regulation 
Broadband and Telecommunications  
Internet and Digital Economy 
 Life Sciences and Biotechnology
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Makervillage: Rome's Cowork and Creative Hub

Makervillage: Rome's Cowork and Creative Hub | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it
Help us transform a downtown building into a thriving creative and business community in NW Georgia.
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Georgia Rural Broadband Survey #georgia #broadband

Georgia Rural Broadband Survey #georgia #broadband | Digital Georgia | Scoop.it

Survey on rural broadband for the State of Georgia.  https://broadband.georgia.gov.

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