Minnesota governor approves $13.3 million to continue repairs of buggy licensing and registration system
The new funding will go toward ongoing development of MNLARS systems and additional customer service staffing.
IT consolidation finds limited success in Minnesota, audit shows
The ability to purchase technology at scale and enforce enterprise security standards are wins for the IT office, but agencies are divided on how it's performing.
Auditor's report uncovers the decade that ruined Minnesota's licensing and registration system
A report from the legislative auditor's office blames the struggling $100 million system on an amorphous band of public safety and IT department leaders.
How transportation data can push autonomous vehicle deployment
On GIS Addressed, Minnesota's GIO says all the existing elements of transportation data will be key to the eventual integration of fully autonomous vehicles.
Minnesota governor wants another $15.7 million to fix troubled vehicle registration system
Gov. Tim Walz asked lawmakers for more money for the Minnesota Licensing and Registration System, which has already const the state more than $100 million.
Minnesota CIO Johanna Clyborne steps down
Newly inaugurated Gov. Tim Walz has not named a replacement technology official, and says he's "not going to rush" the decision.
Minnesota's public safety department accidentally shares 1,500 private addresses
The infamous Minnesota Licensing and Registration System, or MNLARS, has been named the culprit.
Minnesota claims success in $26 million Real ID system launch
Unlike the state's failing licensing and registration system, this project reportedly has no major issues so far.
With gubernatorial changes ahead, NASCIO releases 2018 State CIO Survey
The annual document is expected to serve as a lodestar for a new upcoming class of state IT leaders.