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Illinois Recognized as Top Tech Employer and for Achievement of Technology Enhancementshttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16637Illinois Recognized as Top Tech Employer and for Achievement of Technology Enhancements4/25/2018 9:45:17 PMSpringfield, IL – It’s Information Technology Month and the Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) is highlighting the state’s digital transformation and the positive impact on state operations.
State of Illinois Enters National Partnership for Public Sector Collaborationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=15416State of Illinois Enters National Partnership for Public Sector Collaboration3/1/2018 9:33:06 PMSpringfield, IL – The State of Illinois announces participation in a national partnership that will serve as a platform to share digital transformation best practices and new technologies. The first-in-the-nation partnership empowers collaboration among government agencies.
State of Illinois Releases Blockchain Task Force Report https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=15316State of Illinois Releases Blockchain Task Force Report 2/8/2018 7:12:50 PMSpringfield, IL - The first official government report in Illinois on blockchain is being released today on the use and opportunities available through blockchain and distributed technologies in the public arena. The Illinois Blockchain Task Force, consisting of appointed members of the General Assembly, as well as agency representatives and public entities involved in early efforts, have been meeting over the past four months to discuss and study distributed ledger technology. The report released today is the result of that effort.
State of Illinois Announces Smart Street Lighting Vendorshttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=15233State of Illinois Announces Smart Street Lighting Vendors1/3/2018 10:13:51 PMSpringfield, IL – The State of Illinois today announced its intent to enter into a state master contract for Smart Street Lighting, following a Request for Proposal (RFP) issued in January 2017. The initiative was announced by Governor Rauner’s office, as part of his vision to transform technology in Illinois.
State of Illinois Migrates to Updated Open Data Management System https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=15039State of Illinois Migrates to Updated Open Data Management System 11/8/2017 3:54:23 PMSpringfield, IL - The State of Illinois today announced the move to a new open data management platform bringing a more functional and straightforward system that will deliver significant cost savings to Illinois, resulting in $1.2 million in savings over five years.
National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Recognized in Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14897National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Recognized in Illinois10/3/2017 3:23:30 PMSpringfield, IL - Governor Bruce Rauner proclaimed October as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month in Illinois. In recognition of this declaration, the Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) is conducting a statewide employee awareness campaign that shares cybersecurity resources and best practices to better protect against online risks.
Procurement Innovation Continues in Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14695Procurement Innovation Continues in Illinois8/15/2017 8:37:55 PMSpringfield, IL - The Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) today announced the annual application period for the Information Technology Resource Planning (ITRP) Program, which provides an effective way for state agencies to secure IT vendors.
Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) Participating in Governor's Tent at 2017 Illinois State Fairhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14680Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) Participating in Governor's Tent at 2017 Illinois State Fair8/10/2017 3:48:36 PMSpringfield, IL – Today, the Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) unveils the agency’s 2017 Illinois State Fair display in the Governor’s Tent.
The State of Illinois to Build a Digital-Ready Workforcehttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14363The State of Illinois to Build a Digital-Ready Workforce8/30/2017 9:24:00 PMChicago, IL - The State of Illinois and the IoT Talent Consortium (IoTTC) today announced a partnership to deliver education curricula designed to further Illinois’ goal of transforming into a "smart state" by using advanced technologies to deliver services better and more efficiently.
April Declared Information Technology Month in Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14121April Declared Information Technology Month in Illinois4/7/2017 3:39:07 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – Governor Bruce Rauner declared April 2017 as Information Technology Month in Illinois to celebrate the important work being done by IT professionals statewide and to encourage Illinois students to understand the growing opportunities in IT and the workforce.