After a 36-year state government career, Minnesota CIO Tom Baden to retire
The government IT veteran says unforeseen health issues have prompted him to retire from "the honor of a lifetime."
Tech policy helps Minnesota earn 'best run state' title
Cost savings achieved through data center consolidation and ongoing technology policy helped the state earn the top spot in a national economic and social ranking.
State leaders bust 2 technology procurement myths
Officials make the case that government procurement processes and negotiations aren't always as rigid and inefficient as industry believes.
Effective IT roadmaps help states plan for the future, streamline services
In the fourth episode of StateScoop Radio’s “Priorities” series, state IT thought leaders said long-term planning can help governments save money.
Meet the StateScoop 50 GoldenGov Nominees: Minnesota CIO Tom Baden
In this Q&A, StateScoop introduces StateScoop 50 GoldenGov nominee Tom Baden, the chief information officer for Minnesota.
Elections, retirements bring in new state CIOs in 2015
In a tumultuous year for state information technology, more than 20 states welcomed new CIOs due to changes from elections, retirements or resignations.
NASCIO honors state IT innovations, welcomes new officers
The state chief information officer organization honored 11 IT innovations across eight states for achievements in state information technology.