June 2002

Mr. Purpose

Gov. Mark Schweiker is pushing his technology agenda to the fullest.

The Art of Knowledge Sharing

A growing number of organizations are establishing communities of practice among workers to boost knowledge sharing and learning.

Running the Numbers

State ROI programs attempt to quantify the benefits of e-government investments.

Digital State 2002

The Center for Digital Government and The Progress & Freedom Foundation survey the 50 states to reveal who's getting the most out of technology in law enforcement/courts and social services.


Swifter Justice

Judges, lawyers and clerks are taking advantage of instant access to court files to speed court procedures.

Point of View

Overcoming a Fiscal Free-Fall

Overcoming a Fiscal Free-Fall

CIO Profile

CIO Profile: Pam Ahrens

Pam Ahrens, director, Idaho Department of Administration

Geo Info

Finding the Way Together

State and local agencies are finding GIS data sharing easier than ever.


Creative Partnership

Facing a budget crunch, Oklahoma financed new enterprise software by tying the vendor's rewards to the system's ongoing success.


An End to Easy Access

Security concerns are superseding agencies' missions to provide useful information to the public.


Irreducibly Complex Questions

A few good answers can make a world of difference.



Mapping Government IT

Electronic Government

Record-Breaking Dilemma

Electronic information is easier to manage than paper, right? Tell that to records managers and archivists.

Shoestring Security

Taking prudent cyber security measures doesn't mean breaking the bank.


GT Spectrum

Reports from the IT horizon.

Product News

Product News

Pentax Technologies, Wacom Technology, IGo, Estari