STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Albuquerque’s troubled electric buses leave town … Wash. state plastic bag ban proposal … Dallas asset forfeitures ... and D.C.’s clean-energy shift.
An abundance of caution months after a cyber assault on one municipality’s IT systems.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Charleston, S.C. earthquake risk … Texas air pollutants … and Pennsylvania prison mail lawsuits.
Major takeaways from NASCIO’s annual survey of state chief information officers.
Retaining top talent isn’t just about salary. It can also hinge on excitement and boredom.
But lawmakers want to know how to stop cryptocurrency miners from overwhelming local utility companies.
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Leaders should encourage change agents, and those government workers will need to develop and maintain certain skills and capabilities.
"Software is only as smart as the information it’s fed," according to Brian Brackeen, CEO of Kairos.
A standard called Enhanced Open aims to make using free networks more secure than it is now.
The bill comes amid an encryption debate that pits national security against cybersecurity.
The ransomware that crippled Atlanta raises unanswered questions about how to communicate with citizens after a cyber-attack.
Customer experience is about more than customer satisfaction.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Some Kansas higher ed funds restored … Louisiana state lawmakers have fist fight … Michigan leaders have unexpected revenue to use.
The Georgia Army National Guard has a cyber readiness inspection coming up and wants a contractor to spend the summer helping it get ready.
There are reasons more aren’t using the service: Some states might not have the money, or might be nervous about allowing white-hat companies to try to breach their networks.
While there is much potential in the use of AI in the public sector, the future is still . . . in the future.
The Office of Information Technology realized it had a retirement problem. In response, it took on the bigger problem of building a strong technology workforce across the state.
The state has launched a multi-pronged initiative aimed at reducing cybersecurity risks.
“My hope is in the next 24 months, we’re going to eradicate this rural broadband issue,” James Collins, state chief information officer, told Route Fifty.
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