• 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 […]

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    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?

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    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 […]

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    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 […]

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    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 […]

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    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 […]

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    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 […]

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    DMV Major Current Projects

    October 4th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    DMV Major Current Projects

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

    October 4th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , ,
    Job Opportunities: Private Sector Jobs Calling on the State of California & State of California Jobs

        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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    Reporter Bio’s

    October 4th, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,
    Reporter Bio’s

          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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