Gary Brantley

Atlanta CIO Gary Brantley to step down

by • 2 years ago

Brantley was hired in September 2018 as the city was still climbing back from one of the worst ransomware attacks to hit a local government.

Atlanta CIO worries city employees will forget ransomware attack

by • 3 years ago

"We have to tell people this can happen again," said Gary Brantley of the March 2018 ransomware attack on his city.

Public safety data needs a strategy, Atlanta CIO says

by • 3 years ago

Atlanta's recent adoption of gunshot-detection devices means there's even more data the city find ways to share and manage.

Atlanta creates CIO advisory group to drive city's tech policy

by • 3 years ago

The 13-member group includes technology executives at some of the city's biggest companies, including Delta Air Lines, Equifax and Chick-fil-A.

One year after Atlanta's ransomware attack, the city says it's transforming its technology

by • 3 years ago

The city's new CIO, Gary Brantley, says cybersecurity is now "at the front of everything we do" in the wake of a cyberattack that cost Atlanta $17 million.

Atlanta CIO says city has moved more systems to cloud since ransomware attack

by • 4 years ago

Nine months after a crippling cyberattack, Gary Brantley, who was hired in September, says the city is also lending its experience to other governments.

Six months after devastating ransomware attack, Atlanta hires a new CIO

by • 4 years ago

Gary Brantley, currently the chief information officer for DeKalb County, Georgia Schools, will start next month, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced.