For state and local government, 2019 was the year of ransomware
Through all the year brought, NASCIO's Doug Robinson and Cloudera's Henry Sowell show it was the escalating cyberattacks that captured government's attention.
State, local agencies should unify on innovation, Intel exec says
Lisa Davis, a former federal government agency CIO, says state and local agencies should have a unified vision and strategy to maximize tech's impact.
Innovative state agencies replicate commercial sector gains in cloud migration journey
Cloud experts discuss innovation, small wins and better partnerships following a report on state agencies’ progress in moving to the cloud.
Acquisition constraints slow state agencies’ push to the cloud
Acquisition capabilities and contract vehicles curb states’ shift to cloud technologies even as agency IT executives want more cloud investment over next three years, report says.
Colorado attorney general hires a chief innovation officer to modernize casework
Lisa Neal-Graves, a lawyer and a former Intel executive, was appointed to the position last week — the first of its kind in any state attorney general's office.
State agency leaders focusing more on cloud IT investments, survey says
Growing capabilities among states to provision cloud applications and services will enable them move from on-site data centers to the cloud over the next three years.
How automation can reduce technical debt for state government legacy systems
IT expert explains how automation and orchestration can be applied to legacy systems to lower costs and increase security for agencies.
The cloud conundrum: the benefits of getting cloud-ready
The principles of cloud computing can be applied to any agency’s IT system even if it isn’t ready to operate in a cloud-based environment.
Portland, Oregon, installs 200 traffic sensors as it aims to fill up 'data lake'
The additional technology arrives as city council prepares to vote on the Smart Cities PDX initiative.