Notice of regular board meeting

The GTA Board of Directors will meet Thursday, December 8, 2022, at 10 a.m.

Georgia again earns top scores in Digital States Survey

Georgia achieved an A grade in the 2022 Digital States Survey conducted by the Center for Digital Government.

2022 NASCIO State IT Recognition Awards finalist

The National Association of State CIOs (NASCIO) announced that Georgia is a finalist for a State IT Recognition Award.

GTA names Dmitry Kagansky Chief Technology Officer

Dmitry Kagansky assumes the role of Chief Technology Officer at the Georgia Technology Authority, effective September 1.

Steve Nichols announces departure after more than 20 years as Chief Technology Officer

Steve Nichols, Ph.D., a leader at the Georgia Technology Authority since its earliest days, announced that he is stepping away from his post as Chief Technology Officer, effective August 31.

GTA earns prestigious national procurement honor

The Georgia Technology Authority's Procurement Management Office recently earned national recognition for its outstanding work.

State of Georgia wins three national technology awards

The state of Georgia tied with Texas for the most honors in the 2022 StateScoop 50 awards announced May 1.

Quick path to online tax information, thanks to DOR/GTA effort

A partnership between DOR and GTA aims to make it easier for Georgians to find the tax information they are looking for.

GTA provides support for awarding of broadband grants

GTA is pleased to support Governor Kemp's efforts to increase access to broadband services in Georgia communities.

Technology aided state's response to 2021 challenges, according to Annual IT Report

GTA recently released its Georgia Annual IT Report, which describes the state's use of technology to meet a range of challenges, many related to the COVID-19 pandemic, including cybersecurity and broadband.

GTA earns Great Place to Work certification for second consecutive year

GTA recently announced its designation as a Great Place to Work for 2022.

GTA helping the Georgia Department of Education safeguard student data

Through an agreement with GTA, GaDOE is bolstering cybersecurity resources for Georgia schools, providing tools to pinpoint vulnerabilities and generate a cybersecurity scorecard each district can use to focus improvement efforts.

GTA participates in Georgia Jack Voltaic 2021 cybersecurity exercise

GTA recently used a simulated cyber attack to build the state's cybersecurity preparedness for real-life events threatening critical systems and infrastructure.

Georgia wins NASCIO State IT Recognition Award

A Georgia project aimed at preventing unauthorized access to unemployment insurance has earned a first-place award from NASCIO.

State CIO Shawnzia Thomas receives Atlanta Business League honor

Shawnzia Thomas, CIO for the state of Georgia and Executive Director of GTA, was named to the Atlanta Business League's list of Top 100 Women of Influence for 2021.

Two Georgia initiatives named finalists for prestigious national tech awards

Two Georgia initiatives were named finalists in the 2021 State IT Recognition Awards.

Registration open for 2021 Georgia Virtual Digital Government Summit

Registration is now open for the 2021 Georgia Digital Government Summit, an annual event for both IT and business leaders from state and local governments.

ROVER earns Service to the Citizen Award

A GTA team is among the recipients of the 2021 Service to the Citizen: Champions of Change Awards.

Shawnzia Thomas named GTA Executive Director and State CIO; Jessica Simmons to join GTA as Deputy State CIO

Governor Kemp announced today the selection of Shawnzia Thomas as the Executive Director of GTA and State CIO, effective July 1.

Calvin Rhodes to leave after a decade as Georgia CIO

Georgia CIO and GTA Executive Director Calvin Rhodes today announced that he is leaving his post, effective June 30.

Annual State IT Report highlights cybersecurity, innovation amid pandemic

Georgia's efforts to strengthen cybersecurity and expand technology services lead the latest Annual State IT Report from GTA.

GTA Direct IT services program adds new network services, providers

The Georgia Technology Authority (GTA) has added an array of managed network services offered by 14 service providers to its GTA Direct IT services program.

GTA earns Great Place to Work certification

The Georgia Technology Authority (GTA) recently announced that it has earned certification from Great Place to Work.

Georgia maintains highest score in 2020 Digital States Survey

Georgia maintained an A grade, the highest ranking possible, in the 2020 Digital States Survey.

GTA's Cyber Dawg named as finalist in national IT awards program

Cyber Dawg, the GTA-led, multi-agency security exercise aimed at sharpening technical response to ransomware attacks, has been named a finalist in the 2020 Annual State IT Recognition Awards.