Tags National Association of State Chief Information Officers

CIOs endorse Senate bill to grow state and federal cybersecurity collaboration

by • 5 days ago

The legislation would open new cybersecurity tools, training and grants to state IT offices while boosting engagement with federal authorities.

11 steps to a 'brokerage model' for state CIOs

by • 2 months ago

In its latest publication, NASCIO outlines strategic "plays" top state IT officials can make to sustain a new operating model.

NASCIO offers states 3 tips for improving privacy policy

by • 4 months ago

Chief privacy officers need proper authority, positioning and funding to be most effective, the group's researchers found.

New NASCIO report highlights path forward for 'CIO as broker' model

by • 5 months ago

A new survey shows most states are using old IT governance models at a time CIOs need to be focused on managing relationships and services instead of being technical administrators.

'Harmonizing' federal regulations NASCIO's top advocacy priority for 2019

by • 6 months ago

The group says slowly making progress on the multi-year effort to simplify the rules state IT offices must comply with.

Three pointers for incoming CIOs

by • 7 months ago

Commentary: North Carolina's former state chief information officer, Chris Estes, says the CIO role is a big job, but tells incoming officials they are not alone.

Technology vendors want better communication from state government

by • 9 months ago

State IT procurement has long been frustrating for both sides, but industry associations are trying to smooth things over.

NASCIO recognizes top state IT leaders and projects for 2018

by • 9 months ago

The annual awards honor top projects and "outstanding individuals who have made contributions to advance state technology policy".

State CISOs are getting more attention, but most still struggle for budgets and talent

by • 9 months ago

A biannual survey of state chief information security officers found that while more leaders are focusing on cybersecurity, states still lag in building adequate defenses.