Stephen Elkins

Austin CIO Stephen Elkins steps down


Stephen Elkins, who's credited with improving Austin's IT resiliency and a transition to cloud-based services, told StateScoop he'll step down next week after a decade with the city.

10 smart cities to watch


StateScoop interviewed dozens of industry and public sector officials to identify 10 cities — from Austin to New York to San Francisco — that are setting the pace pursuing smart city strategies.

Austin CIO: Texas local CIOs banding together


In late August, a group of city and council chief information officers from throughout Texas came together to meet with the vendor community to discuss their priorities and challenges as a region.