At the NASCIO Midyear Conference earlier this month, Delaware CIO James Collins talked to Government Technology about the state's progress relative to open data, fueled by an executive order from Gov. Jack Markell earlier this year. Previous efforts to consolidate IT are also helping to position the state for more data sharing and analytics projects in the years ahead.
Government Technology editor Noelle Knell has more than 15 years of writing and editing experience, covering public projects, transportation, business and technology. A California native, she has worked in both state and local government, and is a graduate of the University of California, Davis, with majors in political science and American history. She can be reached via email and on Twitter.
Steve Towns is the former editor of Government Technology, and former executive editor for e.Republic Inc., publisher of GOVERNING, Government Technology, Public CIO and Emergency Management magazines. He has more than 20 years of writing and editing experience at newspapers and magazines, including more than 15 years of covering technology in the state and local government market. Steve now serves as the Deputy Chief Content Officer for e.Republic.