Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA)

Youngkin picks former Fed CIO to oversee Virginia's IT

by • 2 weeks ago

Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin named Margaret "Lyn" McDermid to lead the Department of Administration, which includes the state's IT agency and elections department.

Virginia plans to launch AI-as-a-service in 2022

by • 3 months ago

The state, which previously offered robotic process automation as a service to its agencies, plans a similar approach with artificial intelligence.

Virginia launches statewide RPA service

by • 6 months ago

The Virginia Information Technology Agency says its new statewide robotic process automation service is a first-in-the-nation offering.

Virginia awards $82.5 million contract for 'core messaging services'

by • 7 months ago

Virginia gave NTT Data a five-year contract that will allow agencies to choose between vendors for messaging, storage, email and mobile-device management.

Virginia's new cloud-enabled data center went live

by • 1 year ago

A data center migration is "well ahead of schedule" for its 2022 completion, officials told StateScoop.

Virginia blames voter registration outage on fiber cut

by • 1 year ago

A federal judge ordered an extension of the voter registration deadline after a cut cable near a government data center led to an outage of the state's voter registration portal and other services.

Virginia tech agency improved but needs happier customers, audit finds

by • 1 year ago

An audit found the state's technology agency improved vendor monitoring under its new supplier model, but that many state agencies remain unsatisfied with its services.

Two subdomains were hijacked for e-book scams

by • 2 years ago

Virginia's technology agency took down two neglected websites after discovering they'd become fraudulent storefronts.

'Hidden Figures' to speak at Virginia's Women in Innovation gala

by • 2 years ago

The upcoming gathering will convene accomplished women from business and the sciences to encourage and inspire others.