The Nov. 17 session will bring together local designers and city technologists to solve issues of digital inclusion.
Local software developers and executives recently met to discuss the use of free and open source software (FOSS) in government and new open source code policies in the State of California.
The State of California has added seven new tech firms to the pre-qualified vendor pool for agile, the Department of Technology announced.
The Massachusetts state comptroller turned to agile methods to improve his office and to help overcome government's risk-averse nature.
The IT vendor forum hosted on May 9 in Sacramento by the California Department of Technology (CDT) provided an update on the state’s effort to procure agile IT services.
Vendors that offer human centered design services can compete to earn a spot as part of the master contracts. City agencies will then have a faster, pre-confirmed avenue for purchasing design services.
Louisiana's Office of Motor Vehicles (OMV) is using agile methods to modernize its aging systems, starting with bite-size achievable chunks and performing some of the work in-house to save on costs.
Every government service is meaningful to some group of constituents, and if user experience is not given priority, the agency is putting its effectiveness at risk.
Baltimore CIO Frank Johnson has responded to the mayor's call for an investment and focus in tech by leading the formation of an inclusive IT strategic plan -- a digital transformation plan to closely reflect and guide the city’s mission.
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If properly researched and executed, human-centric design can make things easier for constituents, while at the same time greatly reducing the amount of work public servants must do to process forms and make decisions.