The California Department of Technology (CDT) is committed to partnering with state, local government and educational entities to deliver digital services, develop innovative and responsive solutions for business needs, and provide quality assurance for state government Information Technology (IT) projects and services.


CDT is the guardian of public data, a leader in IT services and solutions, and has broad responsibility and authority over all aspects of technology in California state government, including: policy formation, inter-agency coordination, IT project oversight, information security, technology service delivery, and advocacy.

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California Governor

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Amy Tong

Secretary of Government Operations Agency

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Russ Nichols

Acting State CIO / Acting Director

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Vision 2023: California’s Statewide Technology Strategic Plan

The Department of Technology is pleased to share Vision 2023, California’s Statewide Strategic Plan to use technology to meet our society’s goals, and make progress on the big, complex problems affecting us all.
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Artificial Intelligence Community of Practice (AICoP)

The AICoP is a California Department of Technology (CDT) led platform for state entities to share AI knowledge and best practices.

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Agile Project Delivery Playbooks

The California Agile Framework (CA-Agile) provides practical guidance for managing iterative incremental project delivery activities. This first release of agile playbooks by California Department of Technology (CDT) includes an overview of the new CA-Agile Lifecycle and practical tools to assess an organization’s readiness to deliver iteratively, among other guidance.

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