Smart infrastructure spending to bridge legacy and cloud IT

by • 6 months ago

Virtualized infrastructure that integrates legacy and modern applications in a multi-cloud environment can help agencies lower operating costs and strengthen security.

Fun and games can raise cybersecurity awareness in state government

by • 1 year ago

North Carolina's capture-the-flag exercise is extending cybersecurity concerns beyond the office of the chief information officer.

VMware exec says Silicon Valley innovation bleeds into government

by • 2 years ago

California has unique access to different innovations and talent thanks to Silicon Valley, Jim Falvey, VMWare's state and local government western region lead says.

Innovative state agencies replicate commercial sector gains in cloud migration journey

by • 2 years ago

Cloud experts discuss innovation, small wins and better partnerships following a report on state agencies’ progress in moving to the cloud.

Acquisition constraints slow state agencies’ push to the cloud

by • 2 years ago

Acquisition capabilities and contract vehicles curb states’ shift to cloud technologies even as agency IT executives want more cloud investment over next three years, report says.

State agency leaders focusing more on cloud IT investments, survey says

by • 2 years ago

Growing capabilities among states to provision cloud applications and services will enable them move from on-site data centers to the cloud over the next three years.

'Wall that damn thing off': What government CIOs can do to improve cybersecurity

by • 2 years ago

The number of new applications and new devices coming into use means governments have to architect their networks for defense, San Francisco CIO Linda Gerull said.

Government must keep checks on innovation, says D.C.'s security chief

by • 2 years ago

Washington D.C. CISO Suneel Cherukuri says "smart cities" and "internet of things" programs are great, but that they must be balanced with security.

Cities should advertise their innovations to gain allies, says Baltimore mayor

by • 2 years ago

In a video interview, Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh says the key to successful, citywide innovation is civic engagement.