Three top Illinois IT officials announce resignations
Acting CIO Jack King, Chief Strategy Officer Shanna Rahming and Tyler Clark, the Department of Innovation and Technology's chief of staff are stepping down.
Illinois CISO departs state government for private sector
Chris Hill, who was appointed to the job in March 2018, departed state government after 15 years for a role with a software development firm.
Illinois promotes CTO Jack King to replace retiring CIO
King, hired as CTO in April, replaces Kirk Lonbom, who is retiring Dec. 31, though the appointment could be brief as Gov. Bruce Rauner prepares to leave office on Jan. 14.
Hybrid cloud is the future for Illinois as it modernizes IT
Technology officials from Illinois state agencies tell StateScoop in a video interview how hybrid cloud, artificial intelligence and more will transform IT.
Illinois CIO Kirk Lonbom announces retirement
From undercover police officer to statewide chief information officer, Lonbom now wraps up nearly four decades of public service.
'Autonomous Illinois' promises economic benefit, public goods
The initiative for connected and autonomous vehicles comes from an executive order signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Illinois hires CIO to oversee tech in state education programs
Kevin Parker, previously the leader of Rhode Island's government innovation office, started the role in July.
Cook County overcomes 'tremendous amount of skepticism' to complete $75 million ERP upgrade
Officials of the Chicago-area municipality tick off the benefits of combining eight outdated systems into a single modern solution for all 22,000 county employees.
Illinois forms council to get seniors and low-income residents online
The group will research, advise and advocate around bringing more of the state's disconnected residents online.