How Tennessee embraced diversity in IT

by • 2 weeks ago

CIO Stephanie Dedmon said a diversity and inclusion council created in the wake of the George Floyd protests is creating a "sense of greater belonging" in her agency.

AWS executive predicts shift toward workforce development

by • 1 month ago

Kim Majerus, the head of Amazon Web Services' SLED practice, said several states are building job retraining programs to develop skills needed during the pandemic.

How Zoom enables agencies to reimagine government services

by • 2 months ago

Government, court and community officials are seeing how video communications became a catalyst for rethinking citizen engagement.

Florida's IT agency struggling to hold key employees

by • 2 months ago

Half of the state's cybersecurity board is vacant and key leaders — including the CISO and chief data officer — stepped down in recent months.

How post-pandemic IT priorities are shifting

by • 4 months ago

A new survey of local government and higher education IT leaders reveals how IT investment strategies are moving in new directions coming out of the pandemic.

How the pandemic changed state IT, according to chief technology officers

by • 6 months ago

Survey data from the National Association of State Technology Directors shows that very few believe their operations will go unaffected by the health crisis.

Strategies to create user-centric digital services

by • 6 months ago

Cisco’s Marc Moffett explores new ways of looking at digital service integration that offer modern and secure interactions for employees and citizens.

How agencies can mitigate cyber risks from unmanaged devices

by • 6 months ago

Though agencies loosened “bring-your-own-device” policies last year, they can still stay ahead of cyberthreats by integrating dynamic access policies.

The future of work for state and local governments

by • 6 months ago

Cisco’s Marc Moffett discusses how state and local agencies can offer flexibility to their workforce, and address challenges around security and connectivity.