41 State and Local Technology Experts to Follow on Twitter

Keep up with the best state and local technology news.

Cities and states are implementing technology at an astounding rate. These 41 experts will keep you informed and entertained. Check out their blogs for more information.

DigitalGov Group @DigitalGovGroup

We offer social media training & online government best practices for public agencies. Free stuff and a touch of humor. GovGirl.com partner.

Bill Greeves @bgreeves

CIO, Wake County, NC. Fond of social media & general geekery. Co-author of Social Media in the Public Sector Fieldguide. Opinions are mine, not my employer's.

ceciliakang @ceciliakang

I'm the technology policy reporter for The Washington Post. I write about everything at the intersection of technology and Washington. Tweets are my own.

Panasonic Toughbook @Toughbook

Since 1993, Panasonic Toughbook computers have performed beyond the limitations of conventional notebooks. We're built tough and reliable.

Bill Schrier @billschrier

Deputy Director, Center for Digital Government, eRepublic.com; Former CTO (CIO) City of Seattle. Tweets are my own.

techPresident @techpresident

Personal Democracy Media's news site covering how technology is changing politics. Tweets by @nclarkjudd.

SymantecPublicSector @SymantecGov

The official account for Symantec's Public Sector and Government Affairs organizations.

Sustainable City Net @sCityNetwork

SustainableCityNetwork.com provides municipal governments with balanced news and information on sustainability. Join us ... where ecology and economy meet.

IBM Smarter Cities @IBMSmartCities

Official IBM Smarter Cities account. Managed by Meredith Hannon and Vineeta Durani. Follows the IBM Social Computing Guidelines. #IBMSmarterCities

Nextgov @Nextgov

News and views on the world of federal IT. Part of Government Executive Media Group, Atlantic Media Curated by @hellofairchild @joseph_marks_ & @rjgianfortune

NASTD @nastd

The National Association of State Technology Directors (NASTD) -Technology Professionals Serving State Government.


Official Twitter page of the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO)

Al Sacco @ASacco

Anti-evangelism evangelist. (And CIO.com Senior Editor) I also invented the wrap sandwich. Yeah, that was me.

Microsoft_Gov @Microsoft_Gov

Your one stop shop for government technology questions & needs. Serving Federal, State, & Local governments globally and highlighting public sector innovations.

McAfee Public Sector @McAfeeGov

Follow the McAfee Public Sector team and interact with the team members based at McAfee in Reston, VA.

Dan Lohrmann @govcso

Michigan CSO, author, blogger, PCIO columnist, international speaker on technology, security and Internet integrity.

Jonathan Feldman @_jfeldman

Father, back rubbin' husband, IT innovation, organizational behavior, & fitness geek. Writer. Runner. Guitars. InformationWeek guy. Beard comes & goes.

infoworld @infoworld

The leading website for IT managers and business users to help them modernize IT and leverage new technologies.

IDC Insights @IDCInsights

All the latest news and analysis from the IDC Insights Community covering the Financial, Health, Energy, Retail, Manufacturing and Govt industries.

Business of Gov't @BusOfGovernment

The IBM Center for The Business of Government

greg schulz @storageio

Independent IT Advisor, Blogger, Consultant and Author

Steve Ressler @govloop

Social Network Connecting Gov't Community Passionate about public service innovation

GovFresh @govfresh

Gov 2.0, open gov news, guides, TV, tech, people. Open air government. (@lukefretwell)

Governing People @GoverningPeople

The world's best thinkers on promoting smart, efficient, and transparent #government. Join the conversation!

AdobeGov @AdobeGov

Updates from Adobe's Government Team related to healthcare and federal, state, & local government.


GOVERNING covers the states and localities. Tweeting news, links and questions on state and local policy. RTs are not endorsements.

GigaOM @gigaom

Get the latest tech news headlines, event announcements, and more from @gigaom

Gartner @Gartner_inc

Gartner is the leading global provider of independent and objective technology related research and advice.

EMC Public Sector @EMCPublicSector

Improve your interface with constituents, increase efficiency, and ensure data security and compliance with EMC's solutions for Public Sector!

cdorobek @cdorobek

Founder, publisher and editor of the DorobekINSIDER.com (@dorobekinsider) - covering the biz of government

Digital Communities @DCommunities

Strategies and Solutions for Cities, Counties and Regions

dfletcher @dfletcher

State of Utah CTO - interested in eGov, Technology, Innovation

datacenter @datacenter

Editor of Data Center Knowledge. All data centers. All the time.

Cops 2 Point 0 @cops2point0

Communications, technology & service. Founded in 2008, maintained by @christammiller.

Christopher Mitchell @communitynets

Focusing on Community Broadband Networks (mostly fiber-optic) - the essential infrastructure communities need.

Code for America @codeforamerica

Code for America helps governments work better for everyone with the people and the power of the web.

CiscoGovt @CiscoGovt

Updates and conversations from a team of Cisco employees dedicated to the success of government agencies globally.

Barry Condrey @BarryCondrey

Live from Glen Allen VA! I am CIO for a VA County. This is not an official county website and the posts are my own.

Chris Curran @cbcurran

#CIO advisor: IT strategy, IT transformation, governance, architecture & mobile, cloud computing. Partner w/ PwC focusing on tech innovation. CIO Dashboard blog

smarterplanet @smarterplanet

Official Smarter Planet Twitter account. Managed by Kevin Winterfield and George Faulkner. Follows the IBM Social Computing Guidelines.

BasicGov @BasicGov

Web-based software for state and local governments for permits, inspections, code enforcement, planning, licensing and GIS. Salesforce.com partner.

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Sep 05 2012