Mueller report details Russian hacking against state election systems
The special counsel wrote that the FBI believes Russian government hackers succeeded gaining access to the network of at least one Florida county just before the 2016 election.
Still 'lack of belief' in GIS among emergency management leaders
On GIS Addressed, former Florida emergency management CIO Richard Butgereit says GIS is still underused and underfunded in disaster response.
Florida governor proposes dismantling state technology agency
If Gov. Ron DeSantis' budget is approved, it would be the third time the state has dissolved its technology agency since 2005.
Florida CIO Eric Larson resigns
Appointed in 2017, the state's top IT official departed following the inauguration of Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Drones assist in search for missing kangaroo after escape from Florida man's wildlife sanctuary
The Florida Highway Patrol is using two drones to search for the kangaroo, which went missing Monday.
Mid-Atlantic states' IT agencies prepare as Hurricane Florence approaches
Technology officials in North Carolina and Virginia are bolstering emergency management agencies' resources and securing their data centers ahead of the storm.
Florida boosts election security training through an evolving university partnership
Securing the state's voting systems is the latest training topic included in curriculum offered to state government staff through a cybersecurity center operated by the University of West Florida.
Software saves countless hours for Florida city tracking emergency response expenses
Local governments can get grant reimbursements from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, but only with a challenging level detail in their records.
State chief data officers have some suggestions for the White House as it revises federal data guidelines
A group of 13 top statewide CDOs wrote in support for the Federal Data Strategy initiatives, but is asking for closer collaboration with state and local government stakeholders.