ZenCity Wins Big Competition for Money from Microsoft The civic engagement startup beat about 200 other Israeli startups to win $1 million from Microsoft's investment arm, as well as other financial backers. For a relatively young outfit like ZenCity, it's kind of a big deal.
All the States with IT Leadership Shakeups in 2017 and 2018 (So Far) Whether because of new governors, personal health or private sector opportunities, a lot of state CIOs have left since the start of 2017. And with a big round of gubernatorial elections on the way in November, the next year will feature even more upheaval. Before that happens, here's a roundup of what's already changed.
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