Procurement reform can help states transform in 'smaller chunks,' says California CIO
California Chief Information Officer Amy Tong says digital transformation should focus heavily on business needs to be effective.
California lawmaker renews call for CIO's ouster after latest DMV gaffe
Assemblyman Vince Fong says his call to California CIO Amy Tong is stronger than ever following failures of an automatic voter registration system.
Los Angeles ditches mainframe for California's data center
The city has signed a three-year $10.5 million deal that officials say will free it from legacy infrastructure that is weighing down progress.
California Deputy CIO Chris Cruz to resign
Cruz, who has worked for the state in several IT roles since 2004, will now become the CIO of San Joaquin County.
Creating quality digital services essential but time-consuming, say California IT leaders
State, city and county agencies are catering to convenience by putting more of their services online, but often at a humble pace.
CIO retentions under new governors 'surprising,' says NASCIO director
Unusually, at least four state chief information officers will be kept in this year's round of gubernatorial transitions.
21 states are probably getting new CIOs
The biggest realignment in state leadership since 2010 means changes are coming for many chief information officers and the agencies they lead.
Big changes in store for state CIOs after 2018 elections
With 36 states electing governors, there could be major upheaval ahead for chief information officers and the strategic plans they oversee.
California state lawmaker calls for resignations of DMV, technology directors
Vince Fong, a Republican state assemblyman, demanded new leadership via a Facebook video this week.
With gubernatorial changes ahead, NASCIO releases 2018 State CIO Survey
The annual document is expected to serve as a lodestar for a new upcoming class of state IT leaders.