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.
States need to embrace cybersecurity framework, experts say
State IT departments need to shift their cybersecurity approach toward monitoring and response, over prevention, and develop plans that align with NIST's Cybersecurity Framework, security experts warned.
FCC looks at alternatives to support rural broadband expansion
The chief of the FCC's Office for of Strategic Planning and Policy Analysis delivers a call to action for states to help expand broadband access.
Hybrid clouds offer major perks — if they're interoperable
Using a hybrid cloud could make states more prepared for disaster. But the systems must interact seamlessly for officials to reap the benefits.
Georgia moves oversight of 'IT towers' to services integrator
Georgia’s state technology authority wants to provide a more agile, plug-and-play IT environment by turning over the integration and management of the state’s IT services to Capgemini Inc.
Pa. state intern program helps recruit millennials to IT
Pennsylvania's deputy secretary for human resources and management shares tips for marketing to the elusive millennial generation.