West Virginia

Four states to expand broadband with pandemic relief infrastructure fund

by • 4 weeks ago

Louisiana, New Hampshire, Virginia and West Virginia are the first four states tapping the American Rescue Plan to expand internet service.

West Virginia 'one-stop shop' helps communities follow ARPA rules

by • 5 months ago

As local governments receive federal relief funding, the state is offering software that helps them meet spending and reporting rules.

Ransomware attack on HR services provider affects state and local governments

by • 7 months ago

A ransomware attack against Ultimate Kronos Group has interrupted payroll and time sheet services in many organizations.

West Virginia's online business portal hits 1 million transactions

by • 11 months ago

About 99% of the state's business filings are now conducted online, said Secretary of State Mac Warner, whose office runs the portal.

West Virginia's CIO explains his new enterprise authority

by • 12 months ago

Joshua Spence, who recently gained authority to oversee technology projects across the state government, said its enabling the "true value" of IT.

State officials say they're expanding broadband 'quicker, better and faster' than feds

by • 1 year ago

A panel of state broadband officials and legislators said they want more clarity from the federal government when it comes to broadband expansion.

West Virginia's CTO gets new title, more authority

by • 1 year ago

A new piece of legislation gives state IT chief Joshua Spence a CIO title and greater authority to manage information technology across state agencies.

How states are using data to manage cybersecurity risk

by • 1 year ago

States are increasingly using data to improve how they address their biggest problems, including their biggest problem: managing cybersecurity risk.

West Virginia launches new IT risk and compliance platform

by • 1 year ago

West Virginia announced it will use tools from the Canadian software firm Galvanize to automate processes around IT risk management and compliance.