Local governments find remote work to be 'starting over' point
City and county IT leaders said on a recent webcast that the pandemic has brought about an opportunity to reassess how the business of government gets done.
Montgomery County, Md., hires new CIO as longstanding IT chief retires
Gail Roper, a former CIO of Raleigh, N.C., will replace Sonny Segal, the Washington suburb's CIO since 2012, who is retiring after a 40-year career in tech.
After endless glitches, Montgomery County shelves police body cameras
A string of confusing bugs has left the Maryland jurisdiction searching for a more reliable solution.
'They said they wanted bitcoins' — Ransomware hits Montgomery County, Alabama
The cyberattack took down several of county government's critical websites and services.
Montgomery County's chief innovation officer to leave Maryland for Florida job
After nearly five years at the suburban D.C. county, Dan Hoffman is taking a role as assistant general manager with the City of Gainesville.
Aspiring 'smart cities' must engage communities, build partnerships and fail fast
Attempting smart city innovation without buy-in from citizens and partnerships is futile, a panel of city and university IT leaders said.