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States' spending on election security expected to pick up in 2019
States have only spent a sliver of their federal grant funding so far, but investment is expected to ramp up heading into the next presidential election.
To help government, GIS leaders must understand business goals
In this GIS Addressed podcast, two GIS experts encourage working closely with agencies, acting as an interpreter between the worlds of business and technology.
Paperless government could be coming to New Jersey
Legislation now making its way through the state Senate would establish a task force to evaluate whether a paper-free executive branch is feasible.
New Jersey fills data privacy and IT operations roles with a single hire
Carrie Parikh is the state's first chief data and privacy officer and the new chief operating officer for the statewide IT agency.
New Jersey releases ambitious $10.2 million election security plan
The state plans new drills, a new official to coordinate cybersecurity between Trenton and counties, and a mobile app for voters as part of what it says could make for "one of the most advanced and secure election systems in the nation."
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy revives science and technology commission, adds innovation to the name
The economic development body was created in 1985, but was defunded by Gov. Chris Christie in 2010.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy hires state's first chief innovation officer
Beth Noveck, a professor at New York University, previously served as the White House's deputy chief technology officer.
NGA invites five states to smart communities learning lab
Leaders from Colorado, Nevada, New Jersey, North Dakota and Virginia will head to Chicago in October to compare notes on statewide connected technology programs.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy finally appoints a new chief technology officer
Technology veteran Christopher Rein, who most recently served in cybersecurity roles with the state, will inherit an IT consolidation effort launched by his predecessor.