Process is key for state IT, technology leaders say
State IT leaders from Tennessee and Oklahoma said focusing heavily on processes helped them succeed in their statewide IT consolidations.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee dedicates $35 million to rural broadband
The investment is the latest in a string of large budget allocations from governors in recent months.
With myTN, Tennessee's mobile-first platform meets people where they are
The state's CIO says Tennessee's work to make digital services accessible on one platform will go live in early 2019.
Tennessee CIO says citizen services mobile app will be ready in early 2019
Stephanie Dedmon, who recently took over as the state's IT chief, gave a preview of the app at the annual NASCIO conference.
Tennessee CIO Mark Bengel announces retirement
After more than a decade in the role, his deputy, Stephanie Dedmon, now replaces him.
Blockchain, smart contracts now legally binding in Tennessee
The state is the latest in a series to pass legislation that sets the groundwork for future use of the technology by government.
Four states pilot map-based system to share resources across fire jurisdictions
The National Mutual Aid System uses geocoding and crisis management software to improve upon today's text-based systems.
To jumpstart data-driven decision making in government, Socrata launches Data Academy
Live workshops and online training are customized to help cities find ways to collaborate across their organizations.
DigitalTown's 'operating system for cities' aims to prop up local economies
A new platform for connecting consumers with local businesses will use blockchain tech to allow the public to buy and sell shares of a city's economy.