California Department of Technology

25 percent of California adults are using state's contact tracing app

by • 3 months ago

California boasts the highest contact-tracing app activation rate of any state in the country, with more than 8 million users, officials said.

Los Angeles migrates mainframe to California's data center

by • 1 year ago

The city of Los Angeles has become the first local government in the state to migrate its mainframe applications to the state government's data center in Sacramento.

Wildfire tech, cybersecurity upgrades in California's 2020 budget

by • 1 year ago

Fire officials could get a new intelligence center for data-analysis, as California's security operations center gains a more stable backing.

California IT agency faulted in latest audit of budget tool

by • 1 year ago

The latest audit of California's long-gestating FI$Cal platform finds spiraling costs, delayed features and potential risks to the state's credit-worthiness.

California is building a 'portal of portals' for its data

by • 1 year ago

It's the latest step in the state's effort to simplify its digital services and encourage development of new tools for public safety, public health and beyond.

California innovation office changes name to avoid confusion with new agency with same name

by • 2 years ago

The state just created an Office of Digital Innovation. One snag: There was already an agency by that name.

California CISO Peter Liebert announces resignation

by • 2 years ago

He helped deploy the state's first security operations center and built the state's information security division into a 60-person team.

California lawmaker renews call for CIO's ouster after latest DMV gaffe

by • 2 years ago

Assemblyman Vince Fong says his call to California CIO Amy Tong is stronger than ever following failures of an automatic voter registration system.