Data & Analytics

Advancing multi-vendor IT model tops priorities, Virginia CIO says

by • 7 months ago

The state is moving its data center and hiring new staff, but maturing its new IT sourcing model takes priority, says Virginia CIO Nelson Moe.

Grow beyond the transactional mindset, Maine CIO urges

by • 7 months ago

Leaders in state government should be owning the outcomes affecting the public, state CIO Fred Brittain says.

‘Intentionality’ key to service delivery in Minnesota, CIO says

by • 8 months ago

Minnesota CIO Tarek Tomes says his secret to effective service delivery is in deliberate planning and adjustment in service of a greater mission.

Law enforcement risks being a captive of its video surveillance data, report warns

by • 1 year ago

Rapid growth of state and local law enforcement video footage calls for newer strategies for storing and analyzing data.

Delaware's CIO isn't giving up on his data analytics vision

by • 1 year ago

Sometimes projects run into roadblocks. Delaware CIO James Collins says the keys to advancing are diligence and persistence.

NYC data office looks to evolve past 'startup mentality'

by • 1 year ago

The city's Mayors Office of Data Analytics is now a permanent agency. Now, its officials are moving ad hoc processes into advanced analytics strategies.

How the NYPD is using machine learning to spot crime patterns

by • 1 year ago

The department has revealed "Patternizr," a tool used the past two year years to spot crime patterns nearly invisible to the human eye.

Want to change the public's behavior? Make it 'easy'

by • 1 year ago

Meeting public policy goals doesn't always have to be expensive or painful, says Michael Hallsworth of the Behavioral Insights Team.

State CIOs need to change culture around data sharing

by • 1 year ago

On the latest episode of the Priorities podcast, Illinois CIO Jack King and Utah CIO Mike Hussey offer steps to better data use and sharing.