information technology http://apr.org en Alabama Senate Votes For State IT Consolidation http://apr.org/post/alabama-senate-votes-state-it-consolidation <P>The Alabama Senate has voted to consolidate the information technology operations of all state agencies under a board that could outsource services.</P> <P>The Senate voted 31-0 Tuesday for the bill sponsored by Republican Sen. Phil Williams of Gadsden. It would turn over the IT programs of the state Finance Department to a new Alabama Technology Authority. The authority could coordinate IT services among state agencies and could contract with private companies to provide those services. Tue, 12 Feb 2013 23:56:29 +0000 The Associated Press 24849 at http://apr.org Alabama Senate Votes For State IT Consolidation