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State CIOs strive to craft unified, simple user experiences

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States are designing citizen experience not defined by bureaucratic boundaries, but with ease of access and convenience in mind.

Workforce committee pushes new training, recruitment strategies in Tennessee

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In K-12 and the state government itself, officials are rethinking how they prepare workers for emerging technical jobs.

Mississippi state government doesn’t have cybersecurity roles — yet

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Mississippi CIO Craig Orgeron says the state is currently revamping its IT job classifications to match the modern technology landscape.

Why Ohio aspires to be 'the next Amazon' for user experience

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People are increasingly demanding improved digital services and Ohio CIO Ervan Rodgers says it's his office's goal to use data to provide that improved service.

States should ‘rethink, reorganize’ digital services, says Delaware CIO

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Providing citizens excellent digital services starts with consolidating technology assets behind the scenes, says Delaware CIO James Collins.

The cloud simplifies, improves automation, says Virginia’s CISO

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Adding cloud services to an organization’s technology environment may add complexity, but it also simplifies some tasks, says Virginia CISO Mike Watson.

Mission isn’t everything — leaders also need tools, Texas CISO says

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Texas Chief Information Security Officer Nancy Rainosek says government leaders shouldn’t ignore the details of the technologies they use.

Advancing multi-vendor IT model tops priorities, Virginia CIO says

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The state is moving its data center and hiring new staff, but maturing its new IT sourcing model takes priority, says Virginia CIO Nelson Moe.

How Texas responded to a massive ransomware attack in ‘record time'

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It was through years of preparation and policymaking, Texas CIO Todd Kimbriel tells StateScoop.

Vermont to start using blockchain for cannabis tracking

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Since decriminalizing the drug in 2018, state CIO John Quinn says interest in growing licenses has skyrocketed.