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

by • 4 months 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 • 6 months 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 • 10 months 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 • 3 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 • 4 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 • 4 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 • 4 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 • 5 years ago

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

Interim Texas CISO takes on full role

by • 5 years ago

Edward Block, Texas' interim CISO, will take on the permanent role of the state's chief cybersecurity officer after two months in an acting capacity.