Cover story

Economic Development is Growing Task for Government CIOs

Ontario County, N.Y., Virginia, use technology to increase economic development.

Current Special Report / Big Data and Analytics in Government

The most recent Center for Digital Government Public CIO Special Report sheds light on the technology requirements for increasing amounts of data and the governance necessary to make sound judgements based on analytics - including the benefits, challenges and real-life examples of implementing big data analytics initiatives.


The Economics of Technology for CIOs

Financial decline shows need for CIOs' economic development.


Seven Traits of Successful State CIOs

CIOs improve span of control in crucial areas, survey finds.


Advice: Technology Vendor Contracts -- Is the Right Security Built In?

Contractors must make security a priority.


Opinion: Obama Administration May Speed Up Federal Use of Web 2.0

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Navy are leaders in Government 2.0.

Straight Talk

CIOs Struggle to Find the Right Role for IT in Government

IT departments must conserve resources and time during recession.