The California Department of Technology’s Project Management Office has designed the California Project Management Framework (CA-PMF) to provide state project management practitioners with a solid foundation for project success. This new framework replaces the project management guidance and tools that were previously included in the California Project Management Methodology. The CA-PMF offers guidance and insight…

The California Department of Technology (CDT) is excited to announce its partnership with the Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC). This partnership will allow educational organizations throughout California to access CDT’s portfolio of IT services through a government-to-government agreement. This was made possible by a recent agreement between Chris Cruz, Chief Deputy Director…

The California Department of Technology (CDT) is very excited to announce that we became a certified E-rate provider on March 24.  E-rate is the universal service used by school and library programs to obtain telecommunication and internet access. As an E-rate provider, school districts and cities can now obtain CDT California Government Enterprise Network (CGEN)…

In an effort to lead a culture of innovation that will increase government and citizen engagement in California, the Operation Division of the California Department of Technology (CDT) has launched the Office of Digital Innovation and Technology Engagement. This new office will define an approach to government technology innovation that will drive the CDT forward…

The California Department of Technology released Technology Letter (TL) 16-02 today announcing  the third stage of the Project Approval Lifecycle (PAL).  The Stage 3 Solution Development builds upon previous PAL stages/gates and provides a structured and guided approach for conducting Information Technology procurement activities to acquire solutions that best meet business objectives, adhere to state…

The California Department of Technology (CDT) is now offering Microsoft Office 365 (O365).  These new services, a CalCloud Vendor Hosted Subscription Service (VHSS), offer Microsoft Office Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)  Productivity tools, Email and Collaboration tools. Benefits include: Microsoft Office is licensed per user and can be installed across multiple platforms. The latest version of Microsoft Office…

Screenshot of Storm Ready website

The California Department of Technology (CDT) has released the Storms.Ca.Gov website to help Californians prepare for major storms predicted for this winter that could bring flooding, mud slides and power outages. Office of the State Geographic Information Officer developed the site in less than a month using the state’s official website template. Storms.Ca.Gov provides information…