“I would say the cloud migration was huge,” says Catherine Lanzaro, CIO for the California Department of Child Support Services. “We were working with Microsoft and our partners, and Microsoft Azure gave us new life.”
Catherine Lanzaro, CIO of the California Department of Child Support Services, and Jennifer Chan, CIO of the California State Lottery, will discuss their priorities and goals on Nov. 30 in Sacramento.
The incumbent is responsible for oversight of systems engineering services in support of identity management, storage, system architecture, systems administration, systems integration and virtualization.
Three state government departments — Technology, Child Support Services and Public Health — are recruiting for these key technology leadership positions.
Recruitments are being conducted by the Employment Development Department, the California Department of Technology, the California Highway Patrol, the Department of Child Support Services and the California Public Employees’ Retirement System.
The California Department of Child Support Services’ five largest transactions for IT goods during the year’s first six months topped $10 million and included laptops, computers and databases.
Entities seeking candidates include the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control, the Secretary of State’s Office, the Department of Child Support Services and the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
The Department of Child Support Services and the Employment Development Department are seeking candidates for a couple of key openings.
The California Department of Child Support Services made nearly 40 purchases of IT goods during the year’s first quarter and spent in the high seven figures on its five top buys, which included enterprise-level support, plus computers and firewalls.
As part of Industry Insider — California’s ongoing efforts to educate readers on state agencies, their IT plans and initiatives, here’s the latest in our periodic series of interviews with departmental IT leaders.
Here are the Department of Child Support Services’ five largest purchases of IT services during the third quarter of 2022.
Signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom, the new bills have likely significance to governments and technology companies alike.
The department’s five largest transactions in this area during the year’s first and second quarters nearly reached $12 million.
“It’s really a marriage made for both of us,” he told Industry Insider — California. “My background was ideal for what Informatica was looking for, and I couldn’t be more excited with the products that they offer.”
The Department of Child Support Services and the California Department of Transportation are seeking candidates with leadership skills and tech experience.
Both positions are with entities within the California Health and Human Services Agency — one in the Office of Systems Integration, and the other in the Department of Child Support Services.
Two recent budget change proposals submitted by the California Department of Technology document an evolving IT environment.
Positions in recruitment include an innovative design manager, an account director, a product lead and a procurement manager.
The COVID-19 pandemic accentuated the state department’s needs, and it partnered with an IT company to update the workflow, moving it off paper and improving visibility.
Gurinder Bains has a background in both the public and private sectors. He most recently served in state government as the chief information officer for the California Student Aid Commission.
The California Department of Technology has chosen John Cleveland, who’s been serving as manager of the Statewide Security Operations Center for the past two years.