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Missouri CIO says creativity is needed to address workforce challenges

by • 3 weeks ago

With not enough funding for new positions or training to keep up with technological changes, state CIO Mike Cheles encourages new tactics.

Missouri CIO Mike Cheles to retire at end of year

by • 2 months ago

The longtime private-sector IT executive who was hired in October 2018, plans to retire Dec. 31.

11 local governments to share solutions on mobility, civic engagement

by • 3 months ago

The "Small Places, Big Ideas Innovation Cohort" is now collecting proposals for technologies that can connect governments and the public and help with mobility.

DHS, St. Louis partner on 'smart city' pilot for public safety

by • 3 months ago

The Department of Homeland Security says it wants to make it easier for cities to mix and match technologies from different vendors.

Arkansas plans to deploy broadband statewide by 2022

by • 6 months ago

Gov. Asa Hutchinson released a plan this week that includes creating a new statewide broadband office charged with connecting all communities with more than 500 residents.

St. Louis IT agency revised security policies after audit, CIO says

by • 7 months ago

Cindy Riordan says the IT agency has cracked down on the number of people who have access to the municipal data center, and revised contracts to ensure vendors follow industry standards on security.

After 'transformative' term, Kansas City CIO Bob Bennett to depart

by • 8 months ago

The Missouri city CIO will leave government in April after three years of "smart city" work that he says has finally paid off.

Missouri appoints new permanent CIO

by • 1 year ago

Mike Cheles replaces Rich Kliethermes, who had led the state's information technology operations on an acting basis since 2015.

Missouri Chief Information Security Officer Michael Roling to resign

by • 1 year ago

After nearly a decade leading the state's cybersecurity, Roling says the legacy he will leave behind is his team.