Tags Cloud Computing

Rise in natural disasters should push more local governments toward cloud computing, expert says

by • 3 months ago

As natural disasters increase in frequency and intensity, moving data to the cloud can be a saving grace for local governments that face climate-based emergencies.

Texas bills would downsize state's data centers, mandate cloud

by • 6 months ago

Lawmakers are pushing for greater oversight of the state's storage solutions after a $1.5 billion contract went forward without their input.

New Colorado CIO wants to deliver 'customer delight' to state workers and residents

by • 7 months ago

Theresa Szczurek says she'll draw on a career defined by improving information technology — from Bell Labs to her private consulting practices.

After Maria, Puerto Rico sees blank canvas for innovation, cloud

by • 9 months ago

Puerto Rico's CIO Luis Arocho explains how the territory can embrace innovation and modernization during the course of recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam orders state agencies to the cloud

by • 11 months ago

The order requires agencies to submit cloud migration plans to the state's IT department starting this December.

State technology offices continue pushing away from the mainframe

by • 12 months ago

Managing in-house hardware is less popular than ever, a new NASTD survey finds.

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

by • 12 months ago

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

AWS announces winners of annual 'City on a Cloud' competition

by • 1 year ago

Washington, D.C.; Los Angeles; and Asheville, North Carolina, are among the cities that were awarded for their creative uses of Amazon's cloud-computing platform.

Virginia capital replaces 311 service line with cloud-based, IoT-capable website and mobile apps

by • 1 year ago

Richmond's new digital service resolves finicky back-end issues for city employees fielding requests and instates 24/7 access online.