Evan O’Mahoney

Justice Dept. unveils criminal justice data-sharing program for state and local government

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A new initiative strives to bring new data tools and encourage use of data-driven decision making in criminal justice systems in every state.

Florida CIO says 'validating trust' is biggest task for improving cybersecurity

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Florida CIO James Grant said that as he builds out a new enterprisewide cybersecurity program, he's jealous of what Texas has achieved.

Election officials renew push for more financial assistance

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State and local election administrators said philanthropic gifts made a difference in 2020, but there are still longterm funding gaps.

Most states have a budget surplus, but should be wary of financial 'cliff'

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Governors and legislators seeking to expand broadband infrastructure must find a balance between flexibility and utility, researchers said.

Montana latest state to build broadband coverage map

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Montana selected the analytics firm Lightbox to develop a statewide broadband coverage map, not content with a shortage of federal data.

Adopting open-source platforms to modernize citizen services

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IT leaders from the State of Tennessee, Red Hat and KPMG discuss modernization initiatives to create agile environments to better serve citizen services.

Pittsburgh mayor nominates acting CIO to lead technology citywide

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Acting Pittsburgh CIO Heidi Norman would lead technology efforts in a city now focused on improving connectivity and access to data.

Strengthening communities with data-driven insights

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Chicago CDO shares how the city provides leaders and community groups with real-time data needed for better economic, health and safety decision-making.

Virginia Gov. Youngkin names former Kansas IT chief as CIO

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Phil Wittmer, formerly the chief information technology officer of Kansas, is Virginia's new chief information officer.