Todd Kimbriel

Texas CIO Todd Kimbriel steps down

by • 2 years ago

Kimbriel, who started with the Texas Department of Information Resources in 2008, said he plans to advise state and local governments on how to adopt Texas' successful "CIO as a broker" model.

How Texas responded to a massive ransomware attack in ‘record time'

by • 3 years ago

It was through years of preparation and policymaking, Texas CIO Todd Kimbriel tells StateScoop.

How Texas used its disaster playbook after a huge ransomware attack

by • 3 years ago

The Lone Star State was the latest respond to a ransomware attack by making it a statewide emergency.

Texas 'tiger team' helps agencies move to the cloud

by • 3 years ago

Building on rising cloud adoption statewide, state CIO Todd Kimbriel says his agency has team dedicated to helping agencies chart their own paths to cloud.

How a spying drone led Texas tech chief to an emerging tech epiphany

by • 5 years ago

After a run-in with a rogue drone, Todd Kimbriel encourages state technology leaders to prepare thoroughly for a world of rapidly emerging technologies.

Texas moves three-quarters of IT services to consolidated data centers

by • 6 years ago

The state's IT department just a hit major milestone in its infrastructure modernization and consolidation efforts.

Texas IT department names new executive director

by • 6 years ago

Stacey Napier is taking over for Todd Kimbriel as the head of the state's IT services.

Elections, retirements bring in new state CIOs in 2015

by • 7 years ago

In a tumultuous year for state information technology, more than 20 states welcomed new CIOs due to changes from elections, retirements or resignations.

Spate of IT-related laws go into effect in Texas next month

by • 7 years ago

In 2015, Texas passed several IT bills, including legislation to create a statewide data leader and transparency commission.