Pennsylvania CIO says digital commerce is 'great model' for government transactions

by • 3 weeks ago

Pennsylvania CIO John MacMillan gave an update on the customer-service overhaul the commonwealth kicked off in 2019.

Two more counties sign onto STARNet, Pennsylvania's new statewide radio network

by • 1 month ago

A 911 center serving two Central Pennsylvania counties announced it's joining STARNet, the state's new interoperable radio network.

Pennsylvania targets ‘data modernization’ for citizen service

by • 1 month ago

On the Priorities Podcast, Pennsylvania CIO John MacMillan on approaching citizen service. Connecticut CIO Mark Raymond talks consolidation.

Many states lack strategy for application modernization, NASCIO data shows

by • 2 months ago

More than half of states surveyed said they either don't have a strategy for application modernization or are still creating one.

Michigan taps data partnership to reduce recidivism

by • 10 months ago

The Michigan Department of Corrections last week announced a new partnership aimed at using the state’s data to further lower its recidivism rate.

Pennsylvania settles lawsuit with IBM over scuttled unemployment system

by • 10 months ago

The state ended a lawsuit against the computing giant over a never-finished unemployment upgrade that went $60 million over budget.

Delaware County, Pa., plans cybersecurity upgrade after ransomware attack

by • 11 months ago

The Philadelphia suburb was hit by a ransomware attack last year, which cost it $25,000.

Pennsylvania's new CTO focused on standardizing IT

by • 1 year ago

Jason Hebbe said much of his work is centered on reducing the overlap in functionality within the state's technology portfolio.

Pennsylvania to cut ties with contact-tracing vendor after data compromise

by • 1 year ago

The commonwealth said it will discontinue its relationship with Insight Global after employees shared information using an "unauthorized collaboration channel."