• Brown Introduces New 2015-2016 Budget: $250+ Billion. Where’s the $3-$5 billion in IT Spending?

    January 9th, 2015 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , ,
    Brown Introduces New 2015-2016 Budget: $250+ Billion. Where’s the $3-$5 billion in IT Spending?

    Today, once again, the State of California is going through its traditional January ritual where the Governor unveils its huge annual budget, over $250 billion when you count all the state’s funding sources. Don’t be fooled by the Department of Finance’s budgetary legerdemain whereby only […]

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    TechLeader.TV with Davood Ghods, Chief of the Office of Technology Services (OTech); OCT 30, 2014 at 11:30 AM PT

    October 1st, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV with Davood Ghods, Chief of the Office of Technology Services (OTech); OCT 30, 2014 at 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program with Davood Ghods Chief Office of Technology Services (OTech) Live Webcast Hosted By John Thomas Flynn with Special Guest Davood Ghods Chief, OTech Davood oversees approximately 800 FTE’s within the OTech divisions of Operations, Engineering, Customer Delivery, Statewide Telecommunications and Network, Security Management, […]

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    TechLeader.TV with Carlos Ramos, State CIO; September 25, 2014 at 11:30 AM PT

    September 11th, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV with Carlos Ramos, State CIO; September 25, 2014 at 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program with Carlos Ramos Chief Information Officer State of California Live Webcast Hosted By John Thomas Flynn with Special Guest Carlos Ramos State CIO Topics to be discussed will include: The new IT Project Approval process – State Technology Approval Reform (STAR) New Organizations […]

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    UC Davis Names new CIO

    July 10th, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    UC Davis Names new CIO

    According to the Sac Business Journal : The University of California Davis on Tuesday named Washington State University’s chief IT official as its new chief information officer, filling a year-long vacancy. Viji Murali also will serve as vice provost of information and educational technology at […]

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    TechLeader.TV with Guest Michele Robinson, CISO, State of California, July 24, 2014, 11:30 AM PT

    June 19th, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV with Guest Michele Robinson, CISO, State of California, July 24, 2014, 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program with Michele Robinson Chief Information Security Officer Live Webcast Hosted By John Thomas Flynn with Special Guest Michele Robinson Michele Robinson is the California State Chief ISO at the California Information Security Office (CISO). CISO is an Office within the California Department of […]

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    TechLeader.TV with Guest John Boule, Director, Office of Systems Integration, CA HHS, MAY 22, 2014, 11:30 AM PT

    May 14th, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV with Guest John Boule, Director, Office of Systems Integration, CA HHS, MAY 22, 2014, 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program with John Boule Director, Office of Systems Integration Live Webcast Hosted By John Thomas Flynn with Special Guest John Boule   Director, Office of Systems Integration California Health & Human Services Agency    OSI Director John Boule, the “billion dollar” man who oversees […]

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    State of California Telecom/Calnet3 Leader Russ Guarna Retiring

    January 17th, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,
    State of California Telecom/Calnet3 Leader Russ Guarna Retiring

    TLTV has learned that after almost 30 years of state service, former TLTV guest Russ Guarna is retiring the end of January 2014. Just last July Russ became the first Deputy Director of the new Statewide Technology Procurement Division (STPD) within the newly reorganized California Department […]

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    TechLeader.TV with Guest Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, Mar. 10, 2014, 11:30 AM PT

    January 15th, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV with Guest Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, Mar. 10, 2014, 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program with Gavin Newsom California Lt. Governor Live Webcast Hosted By John Thomas Flynn with Special Guest        Gavin Newsom  We’ll discuss the Lt. Governor’s new book,  Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government as well as:  Technology & Government  State of […]

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    Former California IT Official at Heart of Oregon Insurance Exchange Crisis

    January 15th, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    Former California IT Official at Heart of Oregon Insurance Exchange Crisis

    Heads are apparently beginning to roll at the state Exchanges including former California PUC CIO and Tech Agency Deputy Carolyn Lawson. The Oregon Health Authority’s chief information officer resigned Thursday amidst scathing criticism of her oversight of the state’s malfunctioning health insurance marketplace… Lawson, who the […]

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    IBM Notified of CalCloud Award

    December 12th, 2013 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    IBM Notified of CalCloud Award

    In one of the most avidly watched IT procurements in recent years, the California Department of Technology, Statewide Technology Procurement Division has sent a Notification of Award to IBM yesterday. Thus brings to a close (almost) one of the more interesting state technology procurements in […]

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