Counties' concern over IT costs dropped during pandemic, survey will reveal
An upcoming county IT report will show that cost controls were less important than acquiring the technologies needed to respond to COVID-19.
Counties need cyber disaster plans, too
Two former CIOs stressed emergency planning and collaboration that starts in the executive office to county-government leaders worried about cyberattacks.
Oakland County, Mich., CIO Phil Bertolini retires
Known for his dedication to public service and a focus on getting people to cooperate across jurisdictional boundaries, the 30-year IT veteran steps down.
Five takeaways from the NACo CIO Forum ‘information exchange’
During a nearly four-hour brainstorm, county chief information officers, industry experts and representatives from the state information technology community discussed issues facing government IT officials.
County leaders and IT chiefs converge on D.C.
The National Association of Counties legislative conference includes CIO Forum and Technology Innovation Summit. Here’s what you should be on the lookout for.
Counties rally around collaboration through cybersecurity
As focus on cybersecurity grows, counties are turning to collaboration methods — public and private — to protect against the next looming cyber threat.
Counties need to inspire states to tackle cybersecurity
As cyber attacks grow in sophistication and quantity, county governments should take the lead inspiring state governments on cybersecurity, says a Virginia county CISO.