• L’il Hoover BombShell??: Courts Case Mgmt System looking like another Oracle Debacle, says State Auditor

    August 27th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
    L’il Hoover BombShell??: Courts Case Mgmt System looking like another Oracle Debacle, says State Auditor

    State Auditor Elaine Howle dropped a bombshell at the beginning of her Little Hoover Commission (LHC) testimony Thursday August 25th comparing the massive, problem-plagued $1.8 billion Court Case Management System (CCMS) to the state’s 2001 Oracle licensing scandal. With all but a few of the […]

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    Highlights from Little Hoover Commission testimony today by California Technology Agency Secretary and State CIO Carlos Ramos

    August 25th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    Highlights from Little Hoover Commission testimony today by California Technology Agency Secretary and State CIO Carlos Ramos

    Carlos Ramos expressed his support today for AB2408 and answered that it was successfully working; however, Ramos seemed to equivocate somewhat on several key points. What I took away from the hearing was the following: For agencies/departments scheduled to migrate their data processing centers to […]

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    State CIO Carlos Ramos gets Prime Time at Little Hoover IT Hearing

    August 11th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    State CIO Carlos Ramos gets Prime Time at Little Hoover IT Hearing

    State CIO and Secretary of the California Technology Agency will kick off the testimony later this month on the Little Hoover Commission’s Public Hearing on Information Technology Governance on Thursday, August 25, 2011. As TechLeader.TV reported last month, the Little Hoover Commission will review progress […]

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    TechLeader.TV – Identity Management & Social Networking with Lee Mosbrucker, Enterprise Architect, California Technology Agency and Bernard Soriano, CIO, DMV; August 3, 2011; 11:30 AM PT

    August 2nd, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV – Identity Management & Social Networking with Lee Mosbrucker, Enterprise Architect, California Technology Agency and Bernard Soriano, CIO, DMV; August 3, 2011; 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program Live Webcast Hosted By John Thomas Flynn with Special Guests Bernard Soriano CIO Department of Motor Vehicles Lee Mosbrucker Enterprise Architect California Technology Agency Topics include: Identity Management and the latest on the state’s Social Networking initiatives. TechLeader.TV will examine the State of […]

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    Little Hoover Commission announces hearing to review progress of AB2408 State IT Consolidation – Department CIO’s lining up to voice support

    July 20th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    Little Hoover Commission announces hearing to review progress of AB2408 State IT Consolidation – Department CIO’s lining up to voice support

    Little Hoover Commission announces Hearing August 25, 2011 at 9 a.m., State Capitol to review progress of AB2408 IT Consolidation – Department CIO’s lining up to voice support… The LHC will also focus on the status of five large (totaling in the billions of dollars), […]

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    Little Hoover Commission blasts current state & local government workers’ pension plans

    February 24th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,
    Little Hoover Commission blasts current state & local government workers’ pension plans

    The non-partisan Little Hoover Commission (LHC) came out today with the strongest recommendations since the first year of the Schwarzenegger Administration to roll back current state worker pensions, and at the same time targeted local government pensions as well. In a sharply worded letter to […]

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    LHC Public Hearing on Data and Technology – Testimony of John Thomas Flynn, May 2008

    September 2nd, 2008 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
    LHC Public Hearing on Data and Technology – Testimony of John Thomas Flynn, May 2008

    State of California Little Hoover Commission Public Hearing on Data and Technology Testimony John Thomas Flynn Principal, Flynn, Kossick & Associates, Inc. Former CIO, State of California & Commonwealth of Massachusetts May 22, 2008 As your invitation requested, I will focus my remarks on the […]

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