Virginia IT agency loses another senior leader

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Demetrias Rodgers, the Virginia Information Technologies Agency's deputy COO, announced he's leaving state government after six years.

Remote work boom was 'biggest shift since the Industrial Revolution'

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The top HR official from Hennepin County, Minnesota, said the shift to remote work was the biggest change in centuries.

Virginia moves to largely end remote work by July

by • 2 weeks ago

Gov. Glenn Youngkin issued an executive order that will greatly restrict telework arrangements after more than two years of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Virginia Gov. Youngkin names transportation IT chief as CIO

by • 1 month ago

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin named Robert "Bob" Osmond as the new statewide chief information officer after a four-month search.

Virginia to use data analytics tools to monitor human trafficking

by • 1 month ago

New tools to track human trafficking in Virginia build on other data work spotting trends in opioid deaths and COVID-19 cases.

Virginia's new chief data officer has 'a million' ideas for state analytics office

by • 1 month ago

Ken Pfeil, who was recently hired as Virginia's chief data officer, said he sees his new role "as a facilitator for making better decisions."

Finance industry vet named Virginia data officer

by • 2 months ago

Ken Pfeil, who's been the CISO of several financial services firms, will lead the commonwealth's data analytics operations.

Measuring the impact of data programs is about more than just dollars

by • 2 months ago

States are spending more on data-driven projects than ever before — but are they getting a return on their investments?

Virginia CIO Phil Wittmer steps down less than a month into job

by • 3 months ago

Phil Wittmer, Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin's pick for chief information officer, is leaving after four weeks for unknown reasons.