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“My mission is to help secure the state. One of the largest initiatives is to focus on getting the visibility that’s needed, so we can see what’s happening in different parts of the state. I’m doing an assessment to try ...
Read More Hoang works to protect the state’s massive computer networks (Honolulu Star-Advertiser)

HONOLULU — Windward Oahu resident Vincent Hoang has joined the Office of Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) as the State of Hawaii’s chief information security officer (CISO), a position approved by the Legislature in 2016. In place since Dec. 1, Hoang ...
Read More Vincent Hoang Named State Chief Information Security Officer

Launched just over one year ago, the State of Hawaii’s “eSign” program is reducing the amount of paper being used and saving valuable time better spent working on issues facing the state. As a result, Hawaii state government is transitioning ...
Read More State Enhances Government Services with E-Signatures, Paperless Workflows

To those who work within Hawaii’s tech community, the high caliber of local skill and talent comes as no surprise. But to others less familiar, the many examples of innovation and outright digital triumphs are not always so apparent. For ...
Read More State hackathon breaks the mold, showcases local tech talent (Honolulu Star-Advertiser)

The state is turning to the Internet in hopes of landing qualified workers for highly skilled, high-paying jobs. Traditional methods have fallen short, so they’re using your money to launch a pilot project in hopes of targeting, and landing, the ...
Read More State turning to Internet in hopes of landing qualified workers for highly skilled jobs (KHON)

State’s electronic signature solution piloted one year ago HONOLULU – With a single tap on a Microsoft Surface Pro, Gov. David Y. Ige today proclaimed October 10, 2016, Electronic Records Day in Hawaii, electronically signing the ceremonial proclamation using the ...
Read More Governor Marks Electronic Records Day with First ‘eSigned’ Proclamation

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’