Steve Towns, Editor
Time Ticking for States to Opt In or Out of FirstNet
November 22, 2013 - The federal government wants to create a single network for emergency communications, and it's up to states to decide whether they want to join.
Investor Confidence in Cloud-Based Government Apps Grows
October 17, 2013 - Equity fund pumps $40 million into California-based civic technology provider.
See How the World's Largest Telcom Company Manages its Network (PHOTOS/VIDEO)
January 31, 2012 - AT&T's Global Network Operations Center tracks daily movement of nearly 30 petabytes of data.
Photo of the Week - NASCIO 2011 Annual Conference Is Under Way
October 03, 2011 - NASCIO's 2011 Annual Conference in Denver focuses on moving government forward.
Georgia CIO Calvin Rhodes Discusses Outsourcing and Cloud Computing
August 25, 2011 - State budget priorities and improving government processes are among challenges Rhodes is facing.
Digital Counties Survey Shows Governments Getting More Practical (Opinion)
August 31, 2010 - Recession makes counties take innovative steps.
Texas Says It Will Seek New Data Center Contractors
August 20, 2010 - State will likely break massive consolidation services deal into multiple parts.
Smart-Grid Initiative May Signal Step Toward Energy Independence (Opinion)
July 31, 2010 - Sacramento, Calif., utility plans smart meters to let consumers track energy use; improved use of renewable energy.
Texas Officials Await IBM Response to Data Center Contract Warning
July 27, 2010 - Texas Department of Information Resources weighs options for moving forward if IBM outsourcing deal fails.
CIO Chad Kirkpatrick Discusses Arizona E-Mail Consolidation
July 22, 2010 - Desktop virtualization and online licensing among other Arizona CIO's priorities.