Remote work to be a 'lasting feature' for state IT offices

by • 4 weeks ago

Several state CIOs predict that widespread telework will linger in government long after the COVID-19 pandemic ends.

‘10 percent’ of Nebraska IT’s workforce is new graduates

by • 7 months ago

State CIO Ed Toner says his key to keeping the state’s technology workforce fresh has been strong partnerships with local colleges. 

College partnerships are keeping Nebraska’s workforce full

by • 8 months ago

State CIO Ed Toner says partnerships with local community colleges have eliminated his office’s workforce problems.

Intrusion monitors for election security are going virtual

by • 11 months ago

Some states are now using a software-based version of the Albert sensor, a device election officials use to detect malicious network activity.

Data analysis, machine learning attract states to the cloud

by • 1 year ago

With the new capabilities cloud computing presents, IT agencies can protect themselves better and do more with data, guests say on StateScoop's Priorities podcast.

States are struggling to attract top IT talent from the workforce

by • 1 year ago

A survey highlights workforce challenges, driving some states' CIOs to focus on job reclassification and internship programs.

Nebraska sued by former Medicaid systems integrator

by • 1 year ago

Wipro Limited claims the state gave no "factual basis" for terminating an $84 million contract the company says was being completed on time and on budget.

Application management uncovers surprises in Nebraska

by • 1 year ago

State CIO Ed Toner says taking inventory of the state's applications and servers is helping to trim down and, other times, bulk up.

State and local tech partnerships take finesse, but pay dividends

by • 2 years ago

It's all about finding the right opportunity or "lever," two state IT officials told a conference audience.