• Over a 2 1/2 year period California DMV employees with unauthorized computer access were selling truck-driving licenses for bribes

    October 19, 2017

    DMV computer system accessed without authorization for 2 1/2 years to alter license records: Two state Department of Motor Vehicle workers have been charged in federal court in Sacramento with taking bribes to alter DMV computer records to provide truck-driving licenses to people who had […]

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    DMV Bid Opportunities

    October 4, 2017

    17-309 Closed Circuit Television CCTV System STOCKTON DMV Event ID 17-309 Format/Type: Sell Event / RFx Published Date 09/18/2017  8:31AM PDT Dept: Department of Motor Vehicles Event Version 2 Event End Date: 10/04/2017  2:30PM PDT Description: Version #2:  Questions and Answers 17-309  Closed Circuit Television […]

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    Statewide Bid Opportunities

    October 4, 2017

    IFB 6016-2017 SATELLITE INFORMATION SYSTEM (OASIS) Published Date 08/16/2017  2:31PM PDT Dept: Office of Emergency Services Event End Date: 12/01/2017 12:00PM PST Description: INVITATION FOR BID (IFB) IFB 6016-2017 FOR OPERATIONAL AREA SATELLITE INFORMATION SYSTEM (OASIS) SUPPORT SERVICES Contact Amy Snow Email:    amy.snow@state.ca.gov Pre Bid […]

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    DMV Major Current Projects

    October 4, 2017

        DMV Major Current Projects Department Project No. Description Budget Criticality IPOR rating Motor Vehicles, Department of 2740-190 Automated Knowledge Testing Expansion System $9,768,595 Medium No Report Available Motor Vehicles, Department of 2740-191 Centralized Customer Flow Management and Appointment System $17,862,420 High Red

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    Department of Motor Vehicles Actual 2016 & EST 2017 IT Spending

    October 4, 2017

    Department of Motor Vehicles Actual 2016 & EST 2017 IT Spending Department Name / Org Code:  As of March 2017 FY 2015-16 FY 2016-17 Actual Estimated Cost shown in thousands  New  Renewal/ Maintenance  New  Renewal/ Maintenance 1.  Software  $  479.0  $ 6,258.0  $2,296.0  $ 6,836.9 […]

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    Job Opportunities: Private Sector Jobs Calling on the State of California & State of California Jobs

    October 4, 2017

        Private Sector Jobs Calling on the State of California Teradata: http://job-openings.monster.com/v2/job/view?JobID=cf7abda4-88cf-4ba2-8551-fa7f864f8d53   Salesforce.com http://job-openings.monster.com/v2/job/view?JobID=85a9a881-277c-4c34-a07d-3a837427df3d   Xerox https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/359424000/   HP https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/423633772/   Public Consulting Group https://www.dice.com/jobs/detail/Director-Public-Consulting-Group%2C-Inc.-Sacramento-CA-94203/RTL111231/2799?icid=sr131-5p&q=&l=Sacramento,%20CA   Infor http://job-openings.monster.com/Account-Manager-Sr-Public-Sector-Rancho-Cordova-CA-US-Jobs-at-Infor/31/466e6c22-5b9b-4c1d-b3c1-b97d4d7bf686   State of California Job Opportunities Child Welfare Digital Services FI$CAL

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    DMV Key Contacts

    October 4, 2017

          CIO Rico Rubiono rrubiono@dmv.ca.gov   Chief of Staff Shannon Walling swalling@dmv.ca.gov   ISO Rayfield Scott rayfield.scott@dmv.ca.gov   Computer Operations Mark DeLaPena mdelapena@dmv.ca.gov   Print/Production Support Services Group Raul Roa rroa@dmv.ca.gov   Data Base Administration Group Mark Cuomo  mark.cuomo@dmv.ca.gov   Project Portfolio Group […]

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    Courtesy of Weekly World News

    October 4, 2017

       

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    LGBT Travel Bans Courtesy of Statewide Research, 2017 The Pew Charitable Trust

    October 4, 2017

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    Reporter Bio’s

    October 4, 2017

          Christopher Millard is a reporter for TLTVnews, a freelance writer, music publicist and cultural critic. Since 2012, he’s been a voice for San Jose’s music scene, and has served as musical director for Hollywood North Studios in San Jose. He currently writes for CBS Local […]

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    What are State CIO’s Paid? Is there a CIO Gender Wage Gap?

    October 3, 2017

    Let’s admit upfront that our analysis was not foolproof. But according to the California Department of Technology (CDT) website there are 112 CIO’s in state government. This number includes Agency Information Officers (AIO) as well, who are the Cabinet Agency CIO. In addition several AIO’s […]

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    State Security Scorecard Astounding Improvements Labeled a Team Effort

    October 3, 2017

    It cannot be overstated just how grim things looked back in February 2016 after a blistering Legislative Hearing before the Assembly Select Committee on Cybersecurity eventually leading to significant changes in state CISO office leadership. It was apparent at the time that there was not […]

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    As California Medi-Cal Fraud Bid Awaits Final Approval, What Challenges Lie Ahead?

    October 3, 2017

    After nearly a year and a half of delays brought on by obscure procurement technicalities and small business preference scoring the Medi-Cal Program Integrity Data Analytics (MPIDA) program seems poised at last to move forward. Nearly 71 percent of all health care spending is paid […]

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    Is the Gender Non-binary law the next Y2K Challenge for Database Administrators?

    October 3, 2017

    Proposed Gender Identity Changes: What Dreams (or Nightmares) May Come. In these modern times of identity politics, gender identity and “otherness” sensitivity, California SB179 seeks to address this concern, allocating time and resources to fleshing out sexual identities. In January of this year, the bill […]

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    State CIOs “Driving Innovation in State Technology” in Role Transitions, 2017 NASCIO State Survey Reveals

    October 3, 2017

    AUSTIN, Tex., October 3, 2017 – Shifting business models, emerging technologies that redefine “IT” and the drive to implement digital government lead a long list of challenges facing state CIOs, according to new research released today at the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) […]

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    Improve Network Visibility with Advanced SSL/TLS Decryption Solutions

    October 2, 2017

    Improve Network Visibility with Advanced SSL/TLS Decryption Solutions This whitepaper examines the benefits and challenges of some of the most common approaches available today to inspect encrypted traffic and introduces innovative new technology from Gigamon that delivers an advanced inline SSL/TLS solution to foster network […]

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    Department IT Profiles: CAL DMV

    September 15, 2017

    Description 1DMV Org Chart ISD 2DMV-Corrected-Contacts-FINAL2 3DMV Actual IT 2016 and Est 2017 Spending FINAL5 4DMV Actual IT Spending Transactions FY2016-2017 Final 5   6DMV Proposed Projects 06 30 2017 FINAL3 7DMV Major Current ProjectsFINAL2   Job Opportunities OCT 2017FINAL2   3. Current 2016 IT […]

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    NEW BID OPPORTUNITY: California Department of Technology releases IFB for Modernizing Existing Fiber Optic Network Infrastructure

    September 13, 2017

    IFB 17-2086329 Description: Single Mode Optical Fiber – The purpose of this Invitation for Bid (IFB) is to solicit vendors to provide the California Department of Technology (hereinafter referred to as Department of Technology or “State”) with Single Mode Optical Fibers and services described herein. […]

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    Security Alert from State of California – Fraudulent activity aimed at State of California Vendor/Bidder Community

    September 12, 2017

    September 12, 2017 The Department of General Services (DGS) has been alerted to activity aimed at defrauding state of California agencies and the vendor and bidder community. These activities include but are not limited to: Issuance of fraudulent purchase orders (PO) being sent from what […]

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    JOB OPPORTUNITIES: CWDS Seeks Scrum Master and Project Management Lead

    September 8, 2017

    Child Welfare Digital Services CWDS Seeks Scrum Master and Project Management Lead Child Welfare Digital Services is hiring a Scrum Master and Project Management Lead (both positions classified as Senior Information Systems Analysts) to work in the Project Management Office (PMO). Learn more about the […]

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