State CIO Amy Tong and Deputy CIO Chris Cruz were among the speakers Thursday at the opening of the Techwire State of Technology California Industry Forum. The opening remarks, as highlighted by Cruz in the video below, included a preview of the California Department of Technology's "Vision 2020" strategic plan, which will be unveiled in coming days, and a discussion on procurement modernization.

Watch the video for more of Cruz's take on consolidated platforms, cybersecurity postures and workforce development.