Former NSA director says state and local governments must 'optimize' cybersecurity
Retired Army Gen. Keith Alexander urged state and local governments to form a "collective defense" against threats like ransomware.
New Kentucky governor to nominate logistics executive as state's CIO
Gov.-elect Andy Beshear selected Ruth Day, a vice president at the shipping logistics company Landstar Systems, to replace outgoing CIO Chuck Grindle.
Kentucky's new governor to 'rein in' CIO's salary
Andy Beshear, who was elected Nov. 5, plans to reduce the controversial $375,000 salary Gov. Matt Bevin gave to his CIO, Chuck Grindle.
Kentucky Senate declines to vote on bill lowering CIO's salary
Charles Grindle will remain the country's highest-paid state CIO after the Kentucky Senate declined to vote on a bill reducing his $375,000 salary.
Lawmaker proposes cutting Kentucky CIO's $375,000 salary
The bill would reduce Charles Grindle's salary to about $200,000, equal to the CIO's pay in neighboring Tennessee.
Kentucky auditor faults IT office on network access and disaster planning
An annual audit says the Commonwealth Office of Technology must be more communicative with agencies and more vigilant about protecting sensitive information.
Kentucky eyes AI to slash thousands of service desk requests
As Chuck Grindle enters his second year as Kentucky's CIO, he's setting a baseline for AI, procurement reform and more work with data.
Kentucky's $375,000 CIO defends his first year on the job
Charles Grindle, whose unusually high salary has become a political controversy, says he's saved the commonwealth millions of dollars.
Kentucky CIO's $375K salary stirs controversy
Charles Grindle got a $215,000 raise in August, making him the nation's highest-paid state information technology chief, and raising questions about how Gov. Matt Bevin pays top officials.