IT Modernization

Virginia's new cloud-enabled data center went live

by • 1 week ago

A data center migration is "well ahead of schedule" for its 2022 completion, officials told StateScoop.

NASCIO names winners of State Technology Innovator Awards

by • 2 weeks ago

State technology officials in Colorado, Florida and Tennessee were recognized by the group for their contributions to advancing state technology policy.

For IT modernization, Montana CIO says 'strike while the iron is hot'

by • 4 weeks ago

Montana CIO Tim Bottenfield called on his counterparts to push "aggressively" for IT modernization funding before the memory of the pandemic begins to fade.

'Programming error' led Wisconsin to overpay $21.2 million in unemployment benefits

by • 3 months ago

The state has reclaimed most of the accidental payments and is now seeking to distribute funds to residents who've been underpaid by the faulty system.

Government's technology officials step out from 'behind the curtain'

by • 4 months ago

Technology officials said they believe the next 10 years of government IT will be marked by a more integrated environment in which their expertise is brought to the fore.

What will the next decade of government technology look like?

by • 4 months ago

Former Palo Alto, California, CIO Jonathan Reichental said he wants to "make things better." From AI to the cloud, these are the technologies he thinks can make that happen.

Pandemic kindled 'newfound interest' in government's IT modernization project

by • 4 months ago

Google executive Todd Schroeder said recent successes rapidly upgrading legacy systems in state and local government will have a lasting effect on the mindsets of IT leaders.

Hawaii's latest digitization project was well-timed for the pandemic

by • 5 months ago

A new time and leave system replaces 40-year-old paper processes in Hawaii, where state CIO Douglas Murdock said many employees continue to work from home.

States' rushed IT upgrades spark data leaks, transparency concerns

by • 5 months ago

The pandemic is forcing states to accelerate upgrades to critical IT systems, which in turn is compromising personal data and upending normal procurement steps.