Commentary: On Groundhog Day, a New Season in Government Tech
Commentary: "In addition to all the brand-new next-gen octane-fueled gadgets, I’m seeing a new shadow on the ground: I foresee a revolution of how government leverages technology in a way that not only improves organizational interaction with the public, but also betters the lives of their constituents. In the coming months and years, I believe we will see a refocus on the human side of tech."
Every year, we wait with bated breath for a groundhog to predict whether we’ll be moving forward into a new season of growth and life … or staying, frozen and sluggish, in winter. Around the country, government entities are also looking forward to a season of unprecedented new life. As someone who spent 30 years serving the state of California before moving to the private sector to serve government from the outside, I’ve followed...