CDT: Driving Cybersecurity Standards Statewide

In some IT environments, cyber thieves open an unlocked door to find no one is keeping an eye on sensitive data. Incomplete and outdated security measures make it possible for them to pick the locks of data networks. Under CDT’s watchful eye, the State of California...

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CALIFORNIA INNOVATIVE PROJECT PROFILES – PART 1

Editor’s Note: California pushes itself to improve efficiency and agility by capitalizing on innovative technology solutions that enhance performance. From time to time, CDT will publish California Innovative Project Profiles to showcase some of the innovative IT...

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Farewell Video for Chris Cruz

We say goodbye to Chris Cruz, former State Deputy CIO and Chief Deputy Director of CDT. At the same time we say, congratulations! Chris leaves CDT for new challenges as the CIO for San Joaquin County. We thank Chris for his past service and wish him the very best with...

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CDT Honored at 2019 California CIO Academy Awards

The 2019 winners of the California Public Sector CIO Academy Awards were recognized on February 26 in a ceremony that included 3 recipients from the California Department of Technology (CDT). The event recognizes individuals in California government organizations for...

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Stiff-arming Cyber Thieves

As the California Department of Technology’s 2018 annual report – California Information Technology Annual Report 2018 – points out, one of the many things CDT does well is stiff-arm cyber thieves before they make off with the state’s sensitive information. Protecting...

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