Hawaii lawmakers consider chief data officer, IT governance bills
New bills would create a statewide chief data officer, and also require the state CIO to update an IT strategic plan every four years.
Hawaii names former state comptroller as new CIO
Gov. David Ige nominated Douglas Murdock, who previously served his administration as the state's top financial officer.
Hawaii CIO Todd Nacapuy to resign
Nacapuy, who was hired in 2015 to turn around a struggling state IT office, will step down Dec. 31.
Hawaii’s paperless push pays dividends
The state estimates it will save 00,000 and 10 million sheets of paper within three years through its new program.
Amid Hawaii's volcanic eruption, drones and maps revealed hidden fissure
A volunteer team in Hawaii last month is thought to be the first to use drones to collect critical images and data from above a volcano during emergency response efforts.
Partnerships, identity crafting can aid state government workforce woes
State government doesn't have a "cool" reputation, but technology leaders say they have found success hiring new employees through new partnerships and rebranding efforts.
Department data dashboard keeps IT discussions honest in Hawaii
A new data transparency tool is forcing more thoughtful planning by agencies and bringing objectivity to discussions with the legislature.
Hawaii's congressional delegation digs into January's false missile alert
The 38-minute January incident was caused by several "missed connections" in the state's emergency alert system plan which is a decade out of date.
Vermont governor becomes 5th to issue net neutrality order
Gov. Phil Scott placed new requirements on companies doing business with state government.