Coronavirus pandemic sparked modernization, future growth in states
Though state and local government agencies scrambled to meet the demands of a remote workforce, the effects of IT modernization will lay the groundwork for future successes.
Six ways to combat ransomware with modern network security
State and local agencies are increasingly targeted for ransomware attacks. A new report shares steps that can minimize risk.
Minimizing cyber risk with improved data backup and recovery
Cyberthreats against state and local agencies are forcing leaders to fortify their defenses. Faster, more modern data backup and recovery is part of the solution, says one IT expert.
Innovative state agencies replicate commercial sector gains in cloud migration journey
Cloud experts discuss innovation, small wins and better partnerships following a report on state agencies’ progress in moving to the cloud.
Acquisition constraints slow state agencies’ push to the cloud
Acquisition capabilities and contract vehicles curb states’ shift to cloud technologies even as agency IT executives want more cloud investment over next three years, report says.
State agency leaders focusing more on cloud IT investments, survey says
Growing capabilities among states to provision cloud applications and services will enable them move from on-site data centers to the cloud over the next three years.
How automation can reduce technical debt for state government legacy systems
IT expert explains how automation and orchestration can be applied to legacy systems to lower costs and increase security for agencies.
Industry partnership takes aim at obstacles agencies face in cloud migration
Cloud experts discuss how the VMware and Amazon Web Services partnership will streamline migration to cloud for state and local government agencies.