• WATCH TechLeader.TV with Major General Matthew P. Beevers, Assistant Adjutant General – Army, California National Guard DEC 14, 2017; 11:30 AM PT

    December 8th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,
    WATCH TechLeader.TV with Major General Matthew P. Beevers, Assistant Adjutant General – Army, California National Guard DEC 14, 2017; 11:30 AM PT

    If video doesn’t play go here: TechLeader.TV To watch may require Adobe Flash Player. This can be downloaded for free here: Flash Player. Adobe Flash Player is a free download for Windows and MacOS desktops and laptop computers. For iPad, iPhone running IOS please visit […]

    Read More...

    TODAY: Webinar State IT Procurement Negotiations: Working Together to Reform and Transform; November 16, 11 AM PT

    November 16th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    TODAY: Webinar State IT Procurement Negotiations: Working Together to Reform and Transform; November 16, 11 AM PT

    This webinar will detail a report released by the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) and the National Association of State Procurement Officials (NASPO). The publication is a joint roadmap for state IT procurement reform and process transformation, and is a product of the […]

    Read More...

    GREAT QUESTION: Does It Ever Payoff to Protest a Government Bid Award?

    November 15th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    GREAT QUESTION: Does It Ever Payoff to Protest a Government Bid Award?

    Valuable Tips About State IT Bid Protests, including seven  Things to Consider Before You Initiate a Bid Protest: Does It Ever Payoff to Protest a Government Bid/Contract Award?

    Read More...

    FCW Article: It’s Hard to Hack a Voting Machine. Or is this just Whistling past the Graveyard?

    November 15th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,
    FCW Article: It’s Hard to Hack a Voting Machine. Or is this just Whistling past the Graveyard?

    Why it’s harder than you think to hack a voting machine Despite the fear and hype, there are several obstacles that make the most direct form of tampering, altering vote counts, extremely difficult. However, a closer examination reveals that the most direct form of “hacking […]

    Read More...

    SCHADE…California $69 billion (and counting) Bullet Train Goes Deutsche

    November 15th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    SCHADE…California $69 billion (and counting) Bullet Train Goes Deutsche

    Not exactly “Buy American”… In fact no American firm even bid. Who wrote the specs??? California Bullet Train Staff Recommend German Operator The agency overseeing California’s bullet train project recommended Friday that a U.S. subsidiary of a German rail company design and operate a train […]

    Read More...

    WATCH with TechLeader.TV with PETER KELLY, CHIEF DEPUTY DIRECTOR, OSI, CWDS: NOV 30, 2017; 11:30 AM PT

    November 15th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    WATCH with TechLeader.TV with PETER KELLY, CHIEF DEPUTY DIRECTOR, OSI, CWDS: NOV 30, 2017; 11:30 AM PT

    If video doesn’t play go here: TechLeader.TV To watch may require Adobe Flash Player. This can be downloaded for free here: Flash Player. Adobe Flash Player is a free download for Windows and MacOS desktops and laptop computers. For iPad, iPhone running IOS please visit […]

    Read More...

    CIO Governance Still a Challenge for Federal CIOs; States too?

    October 25th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    CIO Governance Still a Challenge for Federal CIOs; States too?

    Article below says it all; CIO governance still a challenge. I’m sure NASA is not the exception… Federal or State Little progress on IT governance, says NASA IG In 2013 NASA was told to tighten up its IT governance policies and give its CIO greater visibility […]

    Read More...

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

    October 19th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    Over a 2 1/2 year period California DMV employees with unauthorized computer access were selling truck-driving licenses for bribes

    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 […]

    Read More...

    DMV Bid Opportunities

    October 4th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs
    DMV Bid Opportunities

    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 […]

    Read More...

    Statewide Bid Opportunities

    October 4th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs
    Statewide Bid Opportunities

    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 […]

    Read More...