Tags IT Modernization

Next-generation 911 gets $109 million boost

by • 2 weeks ago

Funding authorized in 2012 is now being dispensed to 34 states and territories. But a full nationwide upgrade could require more than $12 billion.

California DMV hires new director, outlines technology roadmap

by • 4 weeks ago

Former Cisco executive Steve Gordon is tasked with leading IT modernization in a department that's struggled with its technology and operations in recent months.

Audit uncovers 'pervasive' problems in Illinois technology agency

by • 1 month ago

Cost overruns, security concerns and a refusal to cooperate with the state comptroller were evidently hallmarks of Department of Innovation and Technology's recent history.

Pennsylvania's 'Clean Slate' law presents tricky data challenges

by • 2 months ago

Sealing the records of 30 million old criminal cases is a big stride for criminal justice reform, and huge task for the state court system's IT team.

California lawmakers pass on third DMV audit, for now

by • 2 months ago

Legislators say they'll let two current investigations yield results before pushing ahead with yet another one.

Startup in Residence announces 43 projects in 2019 cohort

by • 3 months ago

Tech startups partnered with 22 local governments to create new digital tools, revamp frail processes and unite stakeholders.

Why New York City spent a year converting its 500-page hazard plan into a website

by • 3 months ago

Officials say the paper version of its plan was "hard to digest" and went unchanged for years at a time.

Eliminate paper-based invoicing to save valuable government resources

by • 3 months ago

Agency CFOs and CIOs alike can benefit from investing in automated invoicing and payment systems. A cloud-based service would pay for itself in less than a year.

Colorado is almost done migrating its huge benefits management system

by • 4 months ago

State agencies, local governments and individuals will be able to start use the modern system in two months, Chief Technology Officer David McCurdy says.