California Public Utilities Commission CIO Reza Yazdi was the featured speaker at the Techwire Industry Briefing last week in Sacramento. During his informative presentation, Yazdi talked about the CPUC's core mission and structure, and he described in detail the commission's current and future IT projects — and how vendors can get involved. You can now listen to the presentation here.
This year Techwire is publishing a monthly newsletter with the latest job-critical news and market data for Insider members. Our new format is filled with what you need to know: details about new and ongoing IT projects, bid data, the latest information from the state Capitol, and stories about decision-makers in state and local government.
As 2016 wraps up, it's indisputable that the year gone by was eventful for California's IT community. We look back at the people, projects, legislation and news that shaped the year gone by. Read and download the full issue here.
California state CIO Amy Tong and deputy state CIO Chris Cruz sat down to discuss their vision for the future of the California Department of Technology during the keynote session at the 2016 State of Technology California Industry Forum in Sacramento.
California’s cybersecurity program is evolving rapidly in the face of more threats, new policies and increasing attention from stakeholders. State information security officials are designing and implementing systems and protocols to meet the growing and ever-changing demands.
Financial Information System for California (FI$Cal) CIO Subbarao Mupparaju and members of his executive team gave a status update on the project and presented the department's upcoming initiatives at a Techwire Industry Briefing on August 23, 2016 in Sacramento.
A quick snapshot of recent bid opportunities Techwire is following at the state of California, Department of Justice, California Public Utilities Commission, Office of Systems Integration, California Highway Patrol and Department of Technology.
Department of Health Care Services CIO Barney Gomez and Chief Medical Information Officer Dr. Linette Scott presented at the Techwire Industry Briefing on March 9, 2016. See the video archive and slide deck posted on techwire.net.
Paul Benedetto, principal for the Sacramento Association of Consultants and former undersecretary of the California Technology Agency, spoke with Techwire Host Christina Gagnier at the Public Sector CIO Academy in Sacramento on Feb. 24, 2016.