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As governor transition approaches, Georgia focuses on services

by Jake Williams • 2 weeks ago

With an incoming gubernatorial transition, Georgia CIO Calvin Rhodes says the state's work on IT services will help agencies deliver on their missions.

Georgia CIO details state's plans for its new $100 million cybersecurity center

by Benjamin Freed • 2 months ago

Calvin Rhodes said the new facility will be used to train Army Cyber Command personnel and state and local IT workers trying to prevent future cyberattacks.

Former NSA commander to lead Georgia's new cybersecurity center

by Benjamin Freed • 3 months ago

Retired Army Col. Eric Toler, who previously led the NSA's Georgia office, will run the new $100 million facility, which opened in July.

Georgia Technology Authority inks $219 million hybrid-cloud contract for state's digital services

by Ryan Johnston • 4 months ago

The contract will place technology company Unisys in charge of the state's data centers, storage and computing services.

Georgia's massive new cybersecurity center opens

by Benjamin Freed • 5 months ago

The 00 million facility will house educational facilities, a new cybercrime investigation unit and a nonprofit incubator.

States seek their place in ‘smart’ movement

by Jake Williams • 7 months ago

C-suite technology leaders from Illinois and Georgia detail the different ways their states are engaging with the smart communities in their regions.

After widespread outcry, Georgia governor vetoes 'hack back' bill

by Ryan Johnston • 7 months ago

The controversial bill would have criminalized a broad definition of "unauthorized access" to computers or computer networks in the state.

Atlanta was not prepared to respond to a ransomware attack

by Benjamin Freed • 8 months ago

Aging IT and a new mayor made the city a ripe target. Now there are questions about where to place the blame, and how to prepare for another attack.

StateScoop highlights 2018 State Cybersecurity Leader winners

by StateScoop Staff • 8 months ago

StateScoop highlights 2018 State Cybersecurity Leader winners

Winners announced for 2018 StateScoop 50 awards

by StateScoop Staff • 8 months ago

Winners announced for 2018 StateScoop 50 awards

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