Why state CIOs should embrace 'the power of purpose'
Commentary: Chris Estes explains the path he took while serving as North Carolina's CIO, from "uniting around purpose" to digital transformation.
The 5 most challenging IT tasks facing local governments
Commentary: From cybersecurity to time management, PTI's Dale Bowen shares what IT leaders from across the country are saying about their toughest tasks.
Utah to shut down its innovation incubator
As state lawmakers approve closure of the Utah Science, Technology and Research Initiative, governors in other states plan new ways to innovate.
Tech will 'support all the new things' cities do, says San Francisco CIO
Linda Gerull, San Francisco's chief information officer, says technology will be an integral part of the future of government services.
Delaware offers cash to state employees with innovative ideas
The new program follows on a 2017 initiative designed to cut costs and streamline government operations.
Inspired by Vonnegut, Maine governor creates 'Office of Innovation and the Future'
The new agency will examine forward-looking policies that include broadband expansion and state workforce development.
Dallas hires city's first chief innovation officer
Laila Alequresh, a former official in Los Angeles and Philadelphia, will work on ways to improve the city through technology and new ideas, while also serving as a consultant to other city leaders.
40 startups named in Startup in Residence's 2019 cohort
The companies will pair with 22 local governments to develop innovative government solutions over the next 16 weeks.
Government must keep checks on innovation, says D.C.'s security chief
Washington D.C. CISO Suneel Cherukuri says "smart cities" and "internet of things" programs are great, but that they must be balanced with security.