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KITV.com HONOLULU —The State of Hawaii’s main web portal was named “Best Government Website” as part of the Web Marketing Association’s 2014 WebAwards.  The annual competition is recognized as the premier industry-based Website award program in the world.   More than 1,500 entries from 40 countries were judged in 96 industry categories on design, ease of use, ...
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National Journal HONOLULU – The State of Hawaii’s progress in better serving citizens and streamlining operations through technology was recognized this week with a B+ grade in e.Republic’s Center for Digital Government’s (CDG) biennial Digital States Survey . The grade is an improvement from a B- in 2012. CDG cites Hawaii’s steady progress in replacing outdated infrastructure ...
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Government Executive Which states have the best open-data policies and portals? The Washington, D.C.-based Center for Data Innovation has identified six top-performing states—Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Oklahoma and Utah—in a new assessment of the progress that state governments have made to adopt open-data policies and creating digitally accessible open-data portals. Read the entire article at: http://www.govexec.com/state-local/2014/08/open-data-state-rankings-innovation/91712/

Report Ranks Top Open Data States

Posted on Aug 18, 2014 in News

Government Technology Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Oklahoma and Utah lead the nation in open data initiatives, according to a report released today (Aug. 18) by the Washington, D.C.-based Center for Data Innovation. The State Open Data Policies and Portals report scored all 50 states on their open data policy and portal efforts, and it offers advice to ...
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Hawaii House Republican Caucus Rep. Gene Ward (R, Hawaii Kai-Kalama Valley) has requested assurance from the state’s Chief Information Officer that data housed in the state’s computer systems will not be misused by any entity that may gain access to the information under new legislation. Senate Bill 1003 allows for periodic security audits of all ...
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Hawaii Senate Confirms New CIO

Posted on Mar 19, 2014 in News

Transform Hawaii Government Keone Kali succeeds Sonny Bhagowalia, who was recently promoted to the position of chief adviser for technology and cybersecurity. On Tuesday, the Hawaii Senate confirmed Keone Kali — Deputy CIO of Operations in the Office of Information Management and Technology — as the state’s new CIO. Kali replacesSonny Bhagowalia, who was promoted by Gov. ...
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Hawaii Senate confirms new CIO

Posted on Mar 18, 2014 in News

StateScoop The Hawaii Senate on Tuesday confirmed Keone Kali as the state’s new chief information officer. Kali previously served as Hawaii deputy CIO for operations underneath Sonny Bhagowalia, who last month was promoted to the state’s chief adviser for technology and cybersecurity. “Kali has a proven record of success,” said Sen. Roz Baker, who represents ...
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The Senate today confirmed Keone Kali as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the Hawai‘i Office of Information Management and Technology. Kali previously served as the State’s Deputy CIO for operations and was appointed by Governor Neil Abercrombie to fill outgoing CIO Sanjeev Bhagowalia’s position when he was appointed as Chief Advisor for Technology and ...
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KITV4 HONOLULU —The state Senate confirmed Keone Kali as the Chief Information Officer for the Hawaii Office of Information Management and Technology. Kali previously served as the State’s Deputy CIO for operations before he was appointed by Governor Neil Abercrombie. Kali will fill the seat of outgoing CIO Sanjeev Bhagowalia who has been appointed as ...
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Hawaii 24/7 Gov. Neil Abercrombie has announced the appointment and promotion of Sanjeev “Sonny” Bhagowalia as Chief Advisor for Technology and Cyber-Security. The new executive leadership position was created to establish Hawaii as a premier technology and cyber-security hub in the Asia-Pacific region, as well as to strengthen ties between Hawaii and Washington, D.C. in ...
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