National Association of State Chief Information Officers

NASCIO and NGA promote more state-local cooperation on cybersecurity

by • 2 years ago

A new publication published jointly by the two groups nudges governors and state IT officials to work more with their local counterparts on cybersecurity efforts.

NASCIO supports Senate bill helping local governments adopt .gov domain

by • 3 years ago

State CIOs put their voice behind a measure that would help their local counterparts move to the federally administrated top-level domain reserved for governments.

How 'Star Trek' explains the modern state CIO's cybersecurity role

by • 3 years ago

Delaware CIO James Collins compared an increased focus on cybersecurity in states to an important, but sometimes unappreciated role in the sci-fi franchise.

5 key leadership lessons from NASCIO’s annual conference

by • 3 years ago

Increasingly, state CIOs are relying on their managerial and leadership skills to stay effective in a fast-paced technological landscape.

NASCIO awards top state IT projects and officials for 2019

by • 3 years ago

State projects to map schools and track sexual assault kits were honored alongside three top state technology officials.

State IT workers should adopt 'consultant' mindset, Tennessee CIO says

by • 3 years ago

Stephanie Dedmon told NASCIO's 2019 conference that her staff needs to focus on customer needs, not just the tech.

NASCIO report projects AI growth in cybersecurity, digital services

by • 3 years ago

State officials say cybersecurity, fraud detection and other digital services are primed to benefit most from advances in artificial intelligence.

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.

'Converge' as a group for better state IT budgeting, tech leaders say

by • 3 years ago

The top technology officials from Pennsylvania and West Virginia say bringing an enterprise together for budgeting talks can generate unexpected business value.