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States' spending on election security expected to pick up in 2019

by • 6 months ago

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.

State GIS leaders look for collaboration with tribal governments

by • 7 months ago

On GIS Addressed, New Mexico's Gar Clarke says collaboration between tribal government and state government GIS is a growing priority.

On data privacy, state AGs say they're following California's lead

by • 8 months ago

As states figure out how to protect their residents' personal data, many are waiting to see how California's sweeping new privacy law is implemented.

New Mexico governor-elect to nominate cloud director as CIO

by • 9 months ago

Vincent Martinez, who joined the state's Department of Information Technology in 2012, previously served as a member of the New Mexico House of Representatives.

New Mexico gets $20 million to research electrical grid modernization

by • 12 months ago

Researchers will explore how to integrate machine learning, new cybersecurity protections, and renewable energy sources into a century-old system.

New Mexico CIO Darryl Ackley to resign ahead of November election

by • 1 year ago

Ackley is one of the few governor-appointed information technology officials to last through two terms.

States and counties are not 'sitting back' on election cybersecurity, officials tell Congress

by • 1 year ago

Federal, state and local officials said they are forging closer partnerships that will protect elections against cyberattacks, as lawmakers found distractions in Trump tweets, Google rankings and other miscellany.

Election security bill needs tweaks, state officials say

by • 1 year ago

State secretaries from six states met with senators this week to point out potential improvements in the Secure Elections Act.

4 autonomous freight companies are competing on the road right now

by • 2 years ago

Uber, Waymo, Tesla and Embark are each running live pilots with vehicles that are soon expected to disrupt how goods are delivered.