The Heart for Digital Authorities (CDG) ranked the Metropolis of Albuquerque fourth amongst cities with populations of 500,000 or extra. The Digital Cities Survey acknowledges cities using know-how to strengthen cybersecurity, improve transparency, digital privateness rights, and digital fairness, and people discovering modern methods to help options for social challenges dealing with cities as we speak.
“Consecutive recognition by the CDG conjures up us to make use of know-how to make Albuquerque a greater place to study, dwell and develop,” mentioned Mark Leech, Director of the Division of Expertise and Innovation. “We’re frequently in search of one of the best sources, and measuring their affect to carry the best advantage of our residents.”
The Division of Expertise and Innovation supported the growth of the Actual Time Crime Heart with state-of-the-art know-how to considerably enhance protection for the Albuquerque Police Division and supply them with the fast info they should struggle crime.
“Expertise is a crucial software that we use to assist make our metropolis safer and enhance high quality of life for our households,” mentioned Mayor Tim Keller. “We are going to proceed to make use of forward-thinking methods to help our objectives and make authorities work higher for the individuals it serves.”
The Metropolis was additionally recommended by the CDG for facilitating extra web infrastructure, its digital communication methods, and strides towards good infrastructure, notably by means of the institution of the Metropolis’s first Broadband Workplace.
The Broadband Workplace was created to extend entry to dependable and reasonably priced web for all houses and companies. DTI has additionally superior its Albuquerque Good Communities methods and collaborations to implement good know-how throughout Albuquerque.
The CDG is a nationwide analysis and advisory institute targeted on info know-how polices and finest practices in state and native authorities.