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Data center modernization moving ahead in Illinois, says CIO


A data center modernization project in Illinois involves replacing a 1970s facility not designed to handle modern infrastructure.

Illinois to spend $80.5 million replacing 1970s data center


The new facility is just one piece of a $45 billion statewide capital improvement initiative called "Rebuilding Illinois."

Oklahoma's new secondary data center can withstand a major tornado


The new data center, located across state lines in a Dallas suburb, is designed to survive tornadoes as fast as 165 mph, officials said.

Virginia's new cloud-enabled data center went live


A data center migration is "well ahead of schedule" for its 2022 completion, officials told StateScoop.

Nebraska's IT consolidation paid off during pandemic's remote workforce rush


Consolidating IT functions was already saving the states tens of millions of dollars, but CIO Ed Toner said the project's true value was revealed when the pandemic hit.

Arizona CIO Morgan Reed resigns


The state's top IT official since 2015, Reed was responsible for several major projects including a new data center and a statewide G Suite migration.