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State CIOs Go Local


More former state-level CIOs are finding a home in local governments.

Special Report / Making the Case for Government Technology Investment

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Features

Los Angeles, Minnesota Discuss Migrating to Cloud Computing

State and local governments discuss the benefits and pitfalls of software as a service.

A New Approach to Medicaid Management Information Systems

States consider strategies for replacing or upgrading Medicaid systems.
Gary Shapiro, president and CEO. Consumer Electronics Association.

CES Leader Gary Shapiro Says U.S. Should Look to Innovation for Economic Growth

CEO of Consumer Electronics Association says America must command in innovation to restore being a global leader.

States Seek More Flexibilty to Spend Federal Funds

CIOs hope White House memo leads to better funding allocation guidelines for state and local technology.

Transforming State Health and Human Services Agencies

Meeting client needs by refocusing on reduced dependence and increased self-sufficiency.

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Cloud Computing Meets Reality

Large-scale cloud deployments are moving forward despite difficulties.

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Accountability in Project Management

What Abbott and Costello can teach us about IT management.

CTO Strategies

Michigan County Takes Internet Safety to Residents

The Washtenaw County, Mich., Cyber Citizenship Coalition is a grass-roots effort that ensures residents use technology safely and securely.

Book Review

Book Review: The Comeback by Gary Shapiro

How innovation will restore the American dream.
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