State and Local

HP wins $90M contract for health claims processing

As a third-party insurance administrator, HP Enterprise Services manages the Oklahoma's health risk assessment program.

Government spending makes DC a tech capital

Forbes names the Washington area as the second-best city for tech jobs. launches government cloud, app exchange

The Government Cloud will include a multitenant, FISMA-compliant cloud infrastructure that will let federal, state and local agencies share apps.

CNSI calls in MD to operate clinical affairs unit

New CMO served as Medicaid medical director for the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals.

SAIC pays $500M to settle CityTime scandal

Single criminal count will be lifted in three years if SAIC complies with all terms of agreement.

SAIC agrees to pay NYC $500M in CityTime scandal

Contractor acknowledges it "failed to take actions that might have detected, disrupted or curtailed the charged conspiracies."

Are the clouds breaking up?

The advent of regional clouds will change the way state and local governments buy computing and storage services, a new report predicts.

L.A. cuts back on Google, CSC e-mail project

Citing concerns about security, the L.A. City Council voted to limit Google and Computer Sciences Corp.e-mail migration contract.

SAIC continues oversight of Hawaii’s energy efficiency efforts

Under the $66 million contract extension, SAIC will remain Hawaii’s public benefits fee administrator, assisting the 50th state decrease its dependence on foreign oil.

Storms continue to rain on LA municipal cloud project

Controversy still swirls around CSC's Google email implementation in Los Angeles. What's the latest complaint?

Can Silver Lining live up to its name in education IT offerings?

Startup company Silver Lining wants to win mobile IT contracts from federal agencies and statewide education systems so it is offering some pilot concepts in Virginia and West Virginia.

Unisys transfers DOE Idaho lab employees to the cloud

Unisys Corp. will install cloud-based Google Apps for Government for some 5,000 Energy Department lab employees in Idaho under a 10-year contract with a potential value of more than $10 million.

HP wins $70M contract renewal to manage Medicaid system

Hewlett-Packard signs contract extension to manage Arkansas' Medicaid management information system.

Citrix Systems names new state, local practice leader

Citrix Systems names Brian Cunningham to lead its state and local government and its education sales team.

CGI takes North Carolina county into the cloud

CGI Group Inc. has won a 12-year contract worth $30.5 million to replace a North Carolina county's enterprise resource planning system with a cloud-based system.

$2.1B up for grabs in new grants by DHS

The Homeland Security Department announced its annual allocations for state and local agencies for disasters and terrorist attacks. What targets does DHS want protected?

Northrop retains $207M wireless network contract for NYC agencies

Northrop Grumman Corp. will continue to provide operational and maintenance support for New York City's wireless network thanks to a five-year, $207 million contract renewal.