Press Release

State Offers Tips on Using Strong, Unique Passwords HONOLULU – Gov. David Y. Ige has proclaimed October 2016 as Cyber Security Awareness Month in Hawaii, highlighting the state’s vital role in identifying, protecting its citizens from, and responding to cyber ...
Read More ‘Cyber Security Awareness Month’ Underscores Shared Responsibility

“Team Cobra” to represent state at GlobalHack next month in St. Louis, Missouri HONOLULU – Solutions tackling state challenges involving homelessness and jail facility visitation received top honors at the Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) Judging and Awards Ceremony, held ...
Read More Two Teams Share Top Honors at Hawaii Annual Code Challenge

HONOLULU – Approximately 220 coders and innovators answered the call to apply their collective creativity to improving Hawaii state government. Gov. David Ige and state Chief Information Officer (CIO) Todd Nacapuy today welcomed participants to the state’s Hawaii Annual Code ...
Read More Hundreds Accept the State’s ‘Code Challenge’

HONOLULU –– There’s still time for coders and innovators of all ages to sign up for the Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC), being hosted by Gov. David Y. Ige, the Office of Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) and the State of ...
Read More State Issues Last Call for Innovators to Accept ‘Code Challenge’

Interns Contributed to Planning Hawaii Annual Code Challenge, Aug. 27 HONOLULU — The State of Hawaii Transformation Internship Program (TIP) concluded its summer 2016 session on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, with the interns and state employees from the Office of ...
Read More State ‘Transformation Internship Program’ Wraps Up Summer 2016 Session

Month-Long “Code Challenge” Takes Hackathon to New Level HONOLULU –– Gov. David Y. Ige, the Office of Enterprise Technology Services (ETS), and the State of Hawaii Transformation Internship Program (TIP) will host the Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) in Honolulu ...
Read More State Engages Tech Community to Help Improve Government

HONOLULU — The State of Hawaii has selected CherryRoad Technologies Inc. to modernize payroll and time and attendance systems to provide greater functionality and efficiencies in serving more than 75,000 full- and part-time employees statewide. “The current payroll and time ...
Read More State Selects CherryRoad Technologies to Modernize Payroll, Time & Attendance Systems

HONOLULU — The state Office of Planning (OP) in partnership with the state Office of Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) announces major upgrades to the state’s geographic information system (GIS). The upgrades take advantage of current advances in server-based GIS and ...
Read More State Maps Out Major Advancements for Statewide GIS Program

HONOLULU — The Office of Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) is accepting applications for the State of Hawaii’s Transformation Internship Program (TIP) summer session, which will run from June 20 to Aug. 8, 2016. The deadline to apply is Monday, June ...
Read More ‘TIP’ for College Students: State Internship Offers Large-Scale Project Experience

HONOLULU — Gov. David Y. Ige and University of Hawai‘i President David Lassner today announced an agreement that leverages the 2-year-old UH Information Technology (IT) Center to reduce risks associated with some of the state’s IT systems while saving taxpayer ...
Read More State, UH Reach Mutually Beneficial Agreement on Data Center ‘Co-location’