Wanda Gibson, CIO, Fairfax County, Va.
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How to Build Legislative Support for Technology Projects

Project funding often depends on CIOs' ability to communicate with lawmakers.

Special Report / Making the Case for Government Technology Investment

Technology is a critical component of government’s ability to improve performance, but economic factors are forcing a re-examination of which tools offer the greatest benefits at the lowest costs. Read this Special Report for research and analysis about the technologies that are providing jurisdictions like yours the biggest bang for their buck.


Will Clouds Reign?_THUMBNAIL

Government Remains Skeptical About Cloud Computing

Security and privacy concerns slow adoption of cloud computing despite potential cost savings.
Frank Ace, CIO, Wisconsin Department of Justice

Open Source Business Intelligence: A Smart Move?

As business intelligence tools expand in cost and size, public CIOs test open source solutions for analytics.

The Top 10 Secrets of Earned Value Management

What every public CIO should know about earned value management.
Security Management's Three A's_THUMBNAIL

IT Security: the Least Understood Management Function in Government?

Security management could use improvement in appreciation, awareness and adoption.

Canada Tops at Integrated Service Delivery

Integrating citizen service delivery? Look to Canada's best practices.

CIO Sightings

Florida Announces David W. Taylor as Interim State CIO; Louisiana Appoints Edward Driesse as New CIO

Delaware CIO Tom Jarrett testifies before Congress; Austin, Texas, CIO Pete Collins resigns.

Tech Trends

BlackBerry Apps for CIOs

Useful BlackBerry software for governments.


Government Looks at On-Demand Computing in the Internet Cloud

Cloud computing tempts the public sector.


Genealogy, Death and Facebook

The Internet connects us in difficult times.

Security Adviser

Seven Habits of Online Integrity

CIOs have a role in strengthening cyber-ethics.


Balancing Strategy With Tactics Isn't Easy for CIOs

CIOs juggle tactical operations and strategy.
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