GovSense Blog

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March 6, 2016

Will the cloud really save on costs?

The primary cost-savings in the cloud is two-fold. One: You can add capacity and horsepower when you need it. As the size of your department grows […]
January 26, 2016

GovTech Names GovSense in Top 100 Government-Focused Companies

We were thrilled to see our name listed among the top 100 companies focused on government customers by, the online publication of Government Technology magazine. […]
January 26, 2016

GovSense on TAG Radio

Our co-founder and CTO Gary McTall recently had the privilege to speak with Globalspeak President Frank Baia on TAG Radio. If you missed them on air, […]
December 11, 2015

GovSense on the Dana Barrett Show – Dec. 15

Don’t miss GovSense Co-founder & CTO Gary McTall live on the Dana Barrett show Tuesday, December 15th! Mark your calendar and tune in to Biz 1190 […]
December 3, 2015

Don’t let your government be a bad HOA meeting

Last week, I had the opportunity to attend my first Home Owners Association meeting. I’m sad to report that the condo complex in question is in […]
October 19, 2015

October Sprint-A-Thon

Another GovSense Sprint-A-Thon is in the books and unfortunately for #teamhaskell, #teamdrew took home the prize. It was an epic challenge that was deeply rooted in […]
October 14, 2015

Proud sponsors of #ELGL15

At GovSense, we’re proud to sponsor the #ELGL15 — a local government conference that will be held October 23 in Portland, Oregon. Local government leaders from […]
October 6, 2015

Quick Q&A with City of Milton Innovation and Strategy Manager

We had the exciting opportunity to pick Jason Wright’s brain this week! Jason is the Innovation and Strategy Manager at the City of Milton in the […]
September 17, 2015

The 3 things you must have when building a smarter community

Rome wasn’t built in a day and neither are smarter communities. These things take planning, preparation, forethought and collaboration. After getting to know the challenges and […]
September 15, 2015

How Technology Enables Smarter Communities

Since the dawn of little red schoolhouses, it was hard to imagine a classroom using more than pencil, paper and a chalkboard. But if you’ve been […]