18, 2014 - Originally launched in 2004, Workforce One (WF1) is a web-based case management application used by state staff who provide job search and training services to more than 100,000 Minnesotans.
MN.IT @ DEED, in collaboration with our partners at DEED (Department of Employment and Economic Development) and DHS (Department of Human Services), updated the programming language behind Workforce One to make the software more efficient and to improve usability.
14, 2014 - Though it's a small organization, the Minnesota Board of Animal Health (BAH) plays an important role in keeping Minnesota's food supply safe. BAH protects the food supply in Minnesota by monitoring the health of Minnesota livestock. The Minnesota BAH partnered with the US Department of Agriculture and similar state organizations to launch an SaaS contract with CoreOne, a disease surveillance application developed by a company in Northern Ireland.
23, 2014 - Governor Mark Dayton and MN.IT Services Commissioner Carolyn Parnell have announced that state IT reforms, the consolidation of information technology services across administration, have saved Minnesota taxpayers $27.4 million to date. Another $7 million is anticipated by the end of this year.
18, 2014 - Hack for MN is a free two-day event on June 21 and 22 where citizens will have the opportunity to apply ideas and technology to benefit Minnesota communities. A special service design track offers participants the ability to explore and address the challenges homeless veterans face when trying to access government services.
27, 2013 - “The long-term goal is a fully accessible state government, in which all our information and applications - whether for the public or for employees - are fully accessible.” ~ Jay Wyant, Minnesota’s Chief Information Accessibility Officer