Bill Schrier, senior policy adviser, Office of the CIO, Washington state
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CIOs Share Their Secrets for Success

If you could travel back in time, what career advice would you give yourself? We posed this question to current and former public CIOs. We asked them to write letters to their former selves, and this is what they had to say.

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.


Virginia Health and Human Resources Secretary William Hazel

Virginia's Identity Verification to Reduce Fraud and Increase Efficiency in Shared Services

How an agency partnership and federal Medicaid funds created a shared authentication service in Virginia.
Rob Enderle

Choosing a Cloud Broker

CIOs are using brokers to find the best cloud prices and help integrate multiple systems from different vendors.
Public Library

Chief Innovation Officers Make Their Way Into Schools

Education needs a complete makeover, some say, and chief innovation officers can help.