Multiple state employment sites down after cyberattack on Geographic Solutions Inc.

by • 5 days ago

A cyberattack against Geographic Solutions Inc. has taken several state unemployment and workforce sites offline.

Former Texas IT director departs for University of Texas vice chancellorship

by • 4 years ago

Stacey Napier will direct the University of Texas' government relations in her new role.

Waymo to start testing driver-free cars in California

by • 4 years ago

The Google spinoff is the first company to get a permit from the state to operate autonomous vehicles without a human behind the wheel.

Technology vendors want better communication from state government

by • 4 years ago

State IT procurement has long been frustrating for both sides, but industry associations are trying to smooth things over.

Minnesota claims success in $26 million Real ID system launch

by • 4 years ago

Unlike the state's failing licensing and registration system, this project reportedly has no major issues so far.

Kentucky's $375,000 CIO defends his first year on the job

by • 4 years ago

Charles Grindle, whose unusually high salary has become a political controversy, says he's saved the commonwealth millions of dollars.

'Autonomous Illinois' promises economic benefit, public goods

by • 4 years ago

The initiative for connected and autonomous vehicles comes from an executive order signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.

Cincinnati-area governments sign opioid data-sharing pact with feds

by • 4 years ago

At a "smart regions" conference in Ohio, representatives from several jurisdictions pledged to use technology to reduce drug overdoses.

Kansas launches country's 'first' mobile driver's license renewal app

by • 4 years ago

A new feature added to the state's citizen services app provides functionality officials say isn't available anywhere else.