Government News Roundup – November 2018 Edition
The second round of the Technology Modernization Fund awards were handed out on October 29. See which agencies took home additional funds to push modernization efforts forward.
This October, more than 30 partners and 1000 attendees met in the city of our forefathers to discuss the latest efforts to modernize government IT.
3 out of 4 Federal IT Executives expect a swing in IT spending in the next 2 years, signaling a change towards IT investment planning.
A survey compiled by the efforts of Meritalk and The American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC), shares insights from federal IT executives and has revealed that Federal IT Modernization may have reached the tipping point.
State and Local Agency News
One of the most significant investments State Government makes, according to the survey compiled by the Center for Digital Government, was in internal IT Staff. Where else do the IT funds in State Agencies go?
The NASCIO 2018 Conference may be over, but GovTech has compiled a list of the most relevant news and updates to come out of the meeting.
A survey by NASCIO has found that governance and funding are the biggest challenges that state CIOs have in modernizing their IT systems.
Agility, ease of use and reduced costs are the main drivers of state and local governments to move their communications system to the cloud.