Jerry Brown

California governor signs 'internet of things' cybersecurity bill

by • 4 years ago

The law sets a cybersecurity standard for Silicon Valley's IoT manufacturers starting in 2020.

Gov. Jerry Brown orders audit of California DMV

by • 4 years ago

The state legislature failed last month to pass a proposal to audit the department, which has struggled with long wait times, IT outages and technical glitches for months.

Gov. Jerry Brown says California will launch its 'own damn satellite' to fight climate change

by • 4 years ago

The state will partner with the geospatial imagery company Planet Labs to build the satellite, which will monitor pollution from orbit, the governor said.

State IT workers anticipate modest raises under job reclassification in California

by • 4 years ago

About 4,000 employees stand to see their paychecks go up, though some increases may be as little as per month.

California introduces major IT job reclassification

by • 4 years ago

A plan to update the state's confusing and outdated role structure would reduce 36 job titles to just nine.

California governor vetoes bill to expand 5G infrastructure

by • 5 years ago

The legislation would have standardized the permitting process for small-cell antennas on utility poles.

California governor appoints permanent CIO, chief data officer

by • 6 years ago

Gov. Jerry Brown made Amy Tong’s role as state chief information officer permanent and appointed a new chief data officer for the state Thursday.

California unveils website to promote community health

by • 6 years ago

California debuted a new online portal that allows users to monitor health indicators — like the adult obesity rate and number of preventable hospitalizations – in each of its counties.

Calif. governor vetoes tech contractor reporting bill

by • 7 years ago

Gov. Jerry Brown said the bill "duplicates what the Department of Technology is already doing."