State officials strive for 'last mile' of cybersecurity
"We need to make sure our political leadership at the local level understands this, too," commonwealth CIO Curtis Wood said during an RSA Conference panel.
States are warming up to new technologies during pandemic, CIOs say
As state agencies face urgent needs during their responses to COVID-19, IT leaders see an opportunity to evangelize for their trade.
States centralizing IT must demonstrate value, CIOs say
The call to centralize IT services often comes from the top, but cooperation with agencies takes communication, CIOs say on the Priorities podcast.
Business and IT communication 'very, very critical,' state CIO says
Massachusetts CIO Curtis Wood says his experience in public safety taught him the importance of technologists paying attention to the action on the ground.
Massachusetts IT secretary Mark Nunnelly heads out, public safety undersecretary Curtis Wood comes in
The state's Executive Office of Technology Services and Security will see a change in leadership next month.