A stand host explains a zEnterprise 114 high-performance mainframe at the IBM stand on the first day of the CeBIT 2012 technology trade fair on March 6, 2012 in Hanover, Germany. (Sean Gallup / Getty Images)

New Jersey taps IBM’s mainframe as a service

Technology officials said it didn't make sense to invest in another expensive machine as agencies modernize their applications.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at an event in the Bronx on March 26. (Carlo Allegri / AFP via Getty Images)

New York is expanding its mobile vaccine passport

An app that allows people to display their COVID-19 vaccination status will go statewide after a trial run in New York City, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
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People walk around Madison Square Garden before the game between the Golden State Warriors and New York Knicks on February 23, 2021 in New York City. For the first time since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Madison Square Garden reopened its doors at limited capacity. (John Smith / VIEWpress / Getty Images)

New York is piloting a mobile COVID-19 vaccine passport

Following trial runs at NHL and NBA games, New Yorkers will gain access to an IBM-based digital wallet that proves they've been vaccinated against COVID-19.