James Grant

Florida CIO says state has history of 'doing state tech worst'

by • 2 months ago

Speaking at a NASCIO conference, James Grant criticized the many defunct IT agencies that preceded the Florida Digital Service.

Florida CIO says 'validating trust' is biggest task for improving cybersecurity

by • 5 months ago

Florida CIO James Grant said that as he builds out a new enterprisewide cybersecurity program, he's jealous of what Texas has achieved.

Florida names new CISO amid struggles to keep cybersecurity staff

by • 6 months ago

Florida CIO James Grant said the new CISO, Jeremy Rodgers, is "uniquely qualified to lead our cybersecurity team."

Florida's IT agency struggling to hold key employees

by • 11 months ago

Half of the state's cybersecurity board is vacant and key leaders — including the CISO and chief data officer — stepped down in recent months.

Florida lawmakers consider cybersecurity overhaul

by • 1 year ago

State lawmakers are in the process of approving legislation that would add new security roles at the year-old Florida Digital Service agency.

Florida State Rep. James Grant to become state's new CIO

by • 2 years ago

James Grant, who introduced the legislation creating Florida's latest technology agency, will now head that division.

Florida considers digital driver's license, blockchain

by • 4 years ago

New bills reveal two emerging technologies now being considered by the state.