States are warming up to new technologies during pandemic, CIOs say
As state agencies face urgent needs during their responses to COVID-19, IT leaders see an opportunity to evangelize for their trade.
Washington, Pennsylvania consider blockchain for identity management
At the intersection of cybersecurity and citizen experience, IAM could be improved by blockchain, said two top technology officials.
Identity management ‘foundational’ for service delivery, Washington CIO says
Residents don’t want to juggle various identities and hop around government websites online, says state CIO Jim Weaver.
AI can transform state workforce, says Washington state CIO
State CIO Jim Weaver says he’s using emerging technologies to pull more employees away from operational components of the state’s businesses.
Washington state names second CISO in 10 months
Public-sector veteran Vinod Brahmapuram will take over as the top IT security official in Washington after the hasty departure of Ronald Buchanan last month.
Washington state's new CISO is the final piece of IT agency's transformation, CIO says
Ronald Buchanan said WaTech has faced some rough times but that the time has arrived to regain its fellow statewide agencies' trust.
Washington state names new chief information security officer
On Jan. 22, Ronald Buchanan will fill a position left vacant since the departure of Agnes Kirk last summer.
Workforce initiatives drive modernization efforts in Pennsylvania
On the latest episode of StateScoop’s Priorities podcast, Pennsylvania CTO Jim Weaver says the technology part of legacy modernization is the "easiest" part.