Nancy Rainosek

Data is key to performance management in Nebraska

by • 4 months ago

On the Priorities Podcast: Nebraska CIO Ed Toner overviews how to measure improvement with data. Texas CISO Nancy Rainosek gives an update on the TexRAMP cloud security program.

StateRAMP group says cloud-security standards being used in 10 states

by • 4 months ago

The group, which is modeled on the FedRAMP certifications for federal cloud vendors, said it is "far surpassing our expectations."

Mission isn’t everything — leaders also need tools, Texas CISO says

by • 3 years ago

Texas Chief Information Security Officer Nancy Rainosek says government leaders shouldn’t ignore the details of the technologies they use.

Texas and Virginia CISOs embrace 'whole-of-state' cybersecurity

by • 3 years ago

State governments are increasingly roping in more stakeholders when developing their cybersecurity strategies. "Sharing begets sharing," Virginia CISO Michael Watson said.

How Texas used its disaster playbook after a huge ransomware attack

by • 3 years ago

The Lone Star State was the latest respond to a ransomware attack by making it a statewide emergency.

A chip off the Ed Block — Texas confirms Nancy Rainosek as CISO replacement

by • 5 years ago

As the state nears completion on a vast legacy consolidation push, Rainosek replaces Ed Block to lead statewide cybersecurity policy and standards that keep state-owned infrastructure and data safe.