Lindsey Parker

Washington, D.C. is building a digital services team

by • 9 months ago

The new group is to bring human-centered design to a city government that recently struggled with its online services.

Black CIOs share stories of pandemic accomplishments

by • 1 year ago

"This is long overdue," said Ohio CIO Ervan Rodgers, who led his colleagues in sharing how they've dealt with COVID-19 and other challenges.

After crashes, D.C. officials say new vaccine site will be better

by • 1 year ago

A new site with pre-registration for COVID-19 vaccines will replace one that crashed repeatedly, but questions linger over the city's digital service development.

D.C. nonprofits push back against digital equity budget cuts

by • 2 years ago

A coalition of organizations that try to boost internet access and digital literacy is concerned with the mayor's plan to cut the city's tech budget.

D.C. CTO proposes 'cluster-based' IT inspired by pandemic

by • 2 years ago

Washington CTO Lindsey Parker proposed her office work with "clusters" of agencies to develop technology projects to encourage the city's adoption of enterprise IT.

Budget cuts ahead, D.C. to merge connectivity, 'smart city' programs

by • 2 years ago

Washington D.C. Chief Technology Officer Lindsey Parker proposed merging the city’s “SmarterDC” and “ConnectDC” programs into a new, community-based project.

Iran airstrike hasn't elevated network activity in D.C., officials say

by • 2 years ago

District officials have been vigilant since the death of general Qassem Soleimani, but told reporters network surveillance traffic from Iran has stayed consistent.

Bike lane object-detection tech one of three winners in DCx challenge

by • 3 years ago

Three winners of a Washington D.C. startup competition will split $20,000 for their public-safety-driven technologies.

Washington, D.C., to test digital driver's licenses within six months

by • 3 years ago

District Chief Technology Officer Lindsey Parker announced at an event that the local government will soon begin experimenting with digital credentials.