IT consolidation

Consolidation, new data roles could transform IT in Hawaii

by • 3 months ago

Legislation to advance IT consolidation and the state's use of data could mean a big leap for IT in Hawaii as the governor's term winds down.

How Seattle avoided 'mass chaos' during IT consolidation

by • 8 months ago

Officials said an IT asset and service request tracking system was "invaluable" during a major consolidation effort completed in 2019.

Connecticut to consolidate IT into single agency

by • 1 year ago

Gov. Ned Lamont ordered the centralization of IT staff from about 40 agencies into a single statewide organization.

How consolidated IT aided states’ pandemic responses

by • 2 years ago

The CIOs of Minnesota and Tennessee both said their organizational structures aided their pandemic response efforts, but budget cuts could stall progress.

IT consolidation led to culture clashes, Tennessee's CIO says

by • 2 years ago

"We should’ve done more to do a cultural analysis," Stephanie Dedmon said of merging IT workers from 23 different agencies into a unified organization.

Nebraska's IT consolidation paid off during pandemic's remote workforce rush

by • 2 years ago

Consolidating IT functions was already saving the states tens of millions of dollars, but CIO Ed Toner said the project's true value was revealed when the pandemic hit.

Louisiana IT agency audited for poor communication, accountability

by • 2 years ago

An auditor's report shows many of the Office of Technology Services' customers are confused or unsatisfied by the service they receive from the young agency.

Grow beyond the transactional mindset, Maine CIO urges

by • 2 years ago

Leaders in state government should be owning the outcomes affecting the public, state CIO Fred Brittain says.

Montana considering new phase of IT consolidation, CIO says

by • 3 years ago

State CIO Tim Bottenfield said infrastructure consolidation is complete and now officials are now looking at applications and people.