What You Need to Know—and What Granicus is Doing—About GDPR

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GDPR goes into effect on May 25. Do you know what it is? If you’re in the U.S., maybe not. But this policy is already shaping the way companies around the globe are handling sensitive information—which could include yours. GDPR stands for the General Data Protection Regulation, a sweeping new set of laws under the… Read more »


[Event Recap] Tackling Engagement and Transparency in the Digital Age

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Clerks are the backbone of state and local government. Without them, there would be no one to file and manage important records, run transparent elections, or record and file public meetings and agendas. However, when clerks don’t have the tools to do their role effectively, engagement and transparency can fall to the wayside. At the… Read more »


How the Yellow Ribbon Fund Supports Injured Veterans

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Most of us will never experience the type of trauma that Michael Wilson has. In the aftermath of a 2010 IED incident in Afghanistan, the former U.S. Marine officer was left with a brain injury, cognitive impairments, a speech impediment and emotional and physical scars. He knows firsthand just how important strong community support can… Read more »


Why Digital Modernization Means Taking More Risks

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When government modernizes the tools it uses, it can improve its processes, reduce costs and better meet citizens’ needs. But many government leaders feel like their hands are tied and taking more risks isn’t something they’re used to doing. According to Mitch Weiss, Professor of Management Practice for the Entrepreneurial Management Unit at the Harvard… Read more »


3 Things You Should Know About Mr. FedRAMP

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If you know Granicus, you’ve probably heard of FedRAMP before. It’s full name is the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, and it’s the first government-wide security authorization program mandatory for all agencies and all cloud services. But do you know about Mr. FedRAMP? If not, here are a few facts about the man who… Read more »


Federal Govies: 3 Reasons to Attend the Granicus National Summit in D.C.

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It’s that time again: The annual Granicus National Summit is taking place right here in Washington, D.C. on April 3. And this year, we have 28 government and industry speakers lined up to present on new trends in digital engagement and modernization in the public sector. If you haven’t registered, it’s not too late—you can… Read more »



Uniting Super Powers For A Seamless Digital Journey

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For years, you’ve been hearing about how the “digital revolution” would change the relationship between government and citizens. As companies like Amazon and Uber have curated a highly-personalized and powerful digital experience for their customers, the modern citizen has undoubtedly come to expect this new normal in civic engagement, as well. And while this is… Read more »