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SITAC Large Project RankingPosted: Oct 2, 2012News

The State Information Technology Advisory Committee (SITAC) has completed the Large Project rankings for the 2013-2015 biennium. The results of the SITAC Large Project Ranking have been posted on ITD’s website. 

Cyber Security Awareness MonthPosted: Sep 27, 2012News

Governor Dalrymple has issued a Proclamation of Cyber Security Awareness Month in North Dakota. The October event is an opportunity to engage state and local government agencies, as well as the general public, to create a safe, secure, and resilient cyber environment.

Customer Service Week 2012Posted: Sep 26, 2012News

During the first week of October, organizations around the world observe Customer Service Week to celebrate the efforts of customer service. Governor Dalrymple has issued a Proclamation of Customer Service Week in the state of North Dakota.

ITD's 2011-2012 Annual ReportPosted: Sep 24, 2012News

“The Information Technology Department (ITD) is Preparing for the Future by driving business needs to maintain existing technology, as well as to innovate and create new ways of doing things with the latest technologies.”

OnDemand Upgrade ProjectPosted: Sep 5, 2012News

Information Technology Department (ITD) will be phasing out Dispatch on September 16, 2012. This is part of the z/OS upgrade process for the mainframe system and the OnDemand upgrade project.

Gartner Webinars for SeptemberPosted: Aug 30, 2012News

ITD is extending an invitation to learn about today's critical IT initiatives for free from Gartner Analysts. Join them for an hour and walk away with tactical advice that can impact your top initiatives.

Large Project Oversight ReportPosted: Aug 28, 2012News

ITD has published its Large Project Oversight Report for the 2nd quarter of 2012. It was sent, along with a Cover Letter, to the Legislative IT Committee and Legislative Council.

The Awards Committee of the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) recently recognized Legislative Assembly's LEGEND project as one of the 30 finalists in the Cross-Boundary Collaboration and Partnership category. 

Network Upgrade StatusPosted: Aug 3, 2012News

This past weekend, ITD conducted a major upgrade on the statewide network. The outage was originally scheduled from 4:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturday, July 28, but due to the volume and complexity of issues, it extended through Sunday and into the workweek for some customers. Thursday evening, a major reconfiguration was implemented that alleviated most of the outstanding issues.  

Adobe Software State Contract #263Posted: Aug 3, 2012News

Starting on August 8, 2012, State Contract #263 will lapse. Procurement is in the process of securing bids for an authorized reseller and anticipates by October 1, 2012 the new State Contract will be in place.