Is Government Moving Fast Enough on Mobility and Apps? (VIDEO)

Exciting times are ahead in the mobility space, government CIOs say.

Smartphones, tablets and mobile apps are the source of constant conversation among CIOs who work in state and local government. They recognize that in the years ahead, figuring out how to optimize mobility — for citizens and for the government workforce — will become a bigger part of their role as IT decision-makers.

CIOs say that mobility is touching all facets of the government enterprise, from employee retention to budget priorities. In the video below, several of the nation’s most prominent government CIOs discussed the broad landscape of mobility and what it might look like a decade from now.



Miriam Jones is chief copy editor of Government Technology, Governing, Public CIO and Emergency Management magazines. She joined e.Republic in 2000 as an editor of Converge magazine.