Tags North Carolina

For state CIOs, broadband an essential and pressing challenge

by • 2 weeks ago

On StateScoop's Priorities podcast, the CIOs of Wisconsin and North Carolina share how they're keeping pace with public demand for high-speed connectivity.

11 local governments to share solutions on mobility, civic engagement

by • 2 weeks ago

The "Small Places, Big Ideas Innovation Cohort" is now collecting proposals for technologies that can connect governments and the public and help with mobility.

NASCIO names 30 of the best technology projects in state government

by • 3 weeks ago

Among the 19 states recognized are shared-services cybersecurity programs operating in Iowa and Texas, where officials say systems are becoming more secure.

North Carolina awarded $3.9 million to update 911 systems

by • 4 weeks ago

North Carolina is one of 34 states and two tribal nations receiving federal grants to enhance their 911 systems.

North Carolina considers loosening municipal broadband regulations

by • 1 month ago

State lawmakers are considering a bill that would open up opportunities for communities to build and run their own broadband infrastructure.

North Carolina county lost $1.7 million in email scam

by • 2 months ago

Cabarrus County, North Carolina, has managed to recover only a portion of the funds taken by scammers who impersonated a general contractor.

Arkansas plans to deploy broadband statewide by 2022

by • 4 months ago

Gov. Asa Hutchinson released a plan this week that includes creating a new statewide broadband office charged with connecting all communities with more than 500 residents.

'Whole-of-state' approach on cybersecurity growing in popularity

by • 4 months ago

State IT agencies play an expanding role in coordinating cybersecurity policy all the way down to the lowest levels of government, speakers said at a National Governors Association conference.

North Carolina pumps $9.8 million into rural broadband expansion

by • 4 months ago

Gov. Roy Cooper says the state's expanded funding will bring improved internet access to 9,800 households and 590 businesses.