James Collins

Microsoft executive shares a new vision for digital government

by • 1 year ago

The pandemic raised the need to improve digital services. With strategic cloud investments these interactions can be intelligent, intuitive and secure, says James Collins.

NASCIO awards former Delaware CIO James Collins for meritorious service

by • 2 years ago

The National Association of State Chief Information Officers presented an award to a former member who spent the past 20 years serving his state.

Delaware tech agency names operations chief as acting CIO

by • 2 years ago

Jason Clarke, chief operating officer at the Delaware Department of Technology and Information, has been named the acting replacement to James Collins, who stepped down this month.

Delaware Chief Information Officer James Collins to step down

by • 2 years ago

After nearly 20 years of state government service, Delaware Chief Information Officer James Collins will step down later this month.

Remote work wasn't in Delaware's IT plan when the pandemic hit

by • 2 years ago

While some employees were ready to work from home, large-scale telework efforts were not in the plans for Delaware’s tech agency. Coronavirus changed that.

State CIOs strive to craft unified, simple user experiences

by • 2 years ago

States are designing citizen experience not defined by bureaucratic boundaries, but with ease of access and convenience in mind.

Delaware's new 'chief of partner services' role signals IT progress

by • 2 years ago

Former director of data center and operations Justin Day fills a newly created role designed to bring uniformity to the technology agency's service offerings.

States should ‘rethink, reorganize’ digital services, says Delaware CIO

by • 2 years ago

Providing citizens excellent digital services starts with consolidating technology assets behind the scenes, says Delaware CIO James Collins.

How 'Star Trek' explains the modern state CIO's cybersecurity role

by • 3 years ago

Delaware CIO James Collins compared an increased focus on cybersecurity in states to an important, but sometimes unappreciated role in the sci-fi franchise.