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When 200 hackers took on California’s digital government

When 200 hackers took on California’s digital government

May 7, 2024 – The California Digital Government Technology Hackathon, held on March 7-8 and hosted by UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, Wtech international community for women leaders in technology and online business, the Ministry of Digital Transformation of...

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Meet CDT’s New Leaders Who are Driving Innovation

Meet CDT’s New Leaders Who are Driving Innovation

May 6, 2024 – California is recognized globally as a leader in technology, and the California Department of Technology (CDT) Office of Technology plays an important role in shaping the state's tech landscape. Its mission is to craft strategies, policies, and...

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Ovations to Outstanding CDT Employees

Ovations to Outstanding CDT Employees

December 14, 2022 – CDT’s annual Ovation Award ceremony was held December 12. The virtual ceremony recognized the accomplishments of individuals and groups within the Department whose exceptional efforts have helped secure better services for Californians. Award...

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California’s Journey to Cloud Success

California’s Journey to Cloud Success

A message from Jonathan Porat, State Chief Technology Officer November 29, 2023 – 10 years ago, the California Department of Technology (CDT) released its last major Cloud computing policy. CDT’s last Cloud Policy relied on a “Cloud First” mindset. Back then “The...

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RFI2 Partnerships Are Key to Completing the MMBI Network

RFI2 Partnerships Are Key to Completing the MMBI Network

November 29, 2023 – During the year, CDT’s Middle-Mile Broadband Initiative secured contracts to construct, lease, and purchase approximately 83% of the Middle-Mile Broadband Network (MMBN), resulting in faster construction and access to critical middle-mile...

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