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11 local governments to share solutions on mobility, civic engagement

by • 3 months ago

The "Small Places, Big Ideas Innovation Cohort" is now collecting proposals for technologies that can connect governments and the public and help with mobility.

NASCIO names 30 of the best technology projects in state government

by • 4 months ago

Among the 19 states recognized are shared-services cybersecurity programs operating in Iowa and Texas, where officials say systems are becoming more secure.

Iowa Gov. Reynolds names statewide CIO

by • 4 months ago

Annette Dunn, director of the state transportation department's IT division, will be Iowa's next chief information officer, Gov. Kim Reynolds said.

Cloud migration made flood response quicker, Iowa health official says

by • 6 months ago

The Iowa Department of Public Health's move to a cloud platform made it easier to get information to officials responding to disasters like recent flooding.

Amazon and Google devices can now look up Iowa government services

by • 8 months ago

Iowa joins a growing list of states seeking new ways to provide information to the public.

Report: Municipal broadband environment has gotten 'significantly worse'

by • 8 months ago

The number of municipally run networks has risen, but state lawmakers are also throwing up more roadblocks, according to a new report from BroadbandNow.

Former Iowa CIO takes job in Abilene, Texas

by • 8 months ago

After more than a decade in state CIO roles, Robert von Wolffradt heads to a midsize city in central Texas.

States' spending on election security expected to pick up in 2019

by • 8 months ago

States have only spent a sliver of their federal grant funding so far, but investment is expected to ramp up heading into the next presidential election.

Text-to-911 now available across Iowa

by • 2 years ago

The state is close to its goal of 100 percent availability of the service across all counties.