Virginia announces managed security contract, turns off Northrop Grumman messaging


The state's technology agency has announced two major breakthroughs in a new IT sourcing model: a new managed security services contract and a two-year-old messaging project that has finally broken free from legal delays.

Favoring flexibility, more states pursue multi-sourced IT models


Virginia's single-provider contract with Northrop Grumman is the last of a dying breed in government.

State technology officials need a new operating model, says NASCIO


The group representing state chief information officers is focusing its resources on easing states' transition to a multisourced IT model.