Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Port of Long Beach hopes 'Supply Chain Information Highway' will ease shipping woes

by • 1 month ago

The West Coast's second-busiest port hopes a new data-sharing platform will make it easier to move goods through the supply chain.

Georgia CIO says focus is 'constituent-first'

by • 1 month ago

Georgia CIO Shawnzia Thomas said at an AWS Summit that her state is moving "as many applications as we can" to cloud services.

How state and local agencies can jump-start cloud adoption

by • 3 months ago

ThunderCat and AWS executives on the best opportunities for early returns on investment using cloud services.

Workforce agencies need 'Tinder for jobs,' ex-state official says

by • 9 months ago

Workforce agencies should strive to build digital services with the same ease-of-use as a dating app, a former state official at said at an AWS event.

AWS executive predicts shift toward workforce development

by • 9 months ago

Kim Majerus, the head of Amazon Web Services' SLED practice, said several states are building job retraining programs to develop skills needed during the pandemic.

There's more to legacy tech than age, outgoing L.A. County CIO says

by • 1 year ago

Bill Kehoe, who's been nominated to be CIO for the State of Washington, said L.A. County's cloud migrations were helpful during the COVID-19 response.

Former N.C. cyber chief Maria Thompson joins AWS

by • 1 year ago

Thompson, who stepped down from state government June 4, is now a lead cybersecurity adviser to Amazon Web Services' state and local clients.

Rhode Island gets C+ for unemployment service in early pandemic, says former official

by • 1 year ago

Rhode Island has since converted to a cloud-based system, but its initial ability to respond to a massive influx of claims wasn't great, said the state's former Labor and Training director.

How modern e-signature tools facilitate paperless processes

by • 1 year ago

Remote work requires new ways to manage paperwork, prompting organizations to turn to secure, cloud-based tools to sign and process documents.