Sustainable electronics a growing trend in state and local government
"Ecolabels" like the Green Electronics Council's EPEAT are encouraging sustainable buying in governments that can exert outsized influence on the environment.
Any agency can own IT acquisition... just don't call it 'procurement'
State technology and procurement officials say they're making headway resolving one of the most costly impediments to efficiency and innovation in government.
AI, robotic process automation gain steam in state government
A preview of NASCIO's 2019 survey data shows state IT leaders are becoming more interested in how the emerging technologies can transform business processes.
Want to really understand state IT? NASTD has the data you want
The National Association of State Technology directors will release its first set of data later this year following a new state IT research initiative.
Expect more sophisticated ransomware attacks like Texas, expert says
Hackers are now tweaking their malware to create more attacks against state and local governments, says James Globe of the Center for Internet Security.
Process is key for state IT, technology leaders say
State IT leaders from Tennessee and Oklahoma said focusing heavily on processes helped them succeed in their statewide IT consolidations.
NASTD to highlight cybersecurity at 2019 conference
Organizers say a wide variety of topics will be covered, but cybersecurity will be the backbone of the five-day event.
Montana lieutenant governor praises ‘transformative’ effect of IT on citizen services
From a net neutrality policy to shared enterprise infrastructure agreements, IT is creating better and faster services for citizens, says Mike Cooney, deputy to Montana Gov. Steve Bullock.