Press Releases

2020 Hawai'i Annual Code Challenge Winners Are.... Virtual Competition Held Over the weekend »

More than 140 people attended the Hawai‘i Annual Code Challenge competition that was held virtually over the weekend.


Nov 25, 2020

DHHL Submits Wireless Spectrum Applications to FCC »

The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) has submitted five applications to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for unassigned spectrum in response to a Rural Tribal Priority Window that opened Monday, February 3, 2020 and closes on Wednesday, September 2, 2020.


Aug 12, 2020

Redesigned ehawaii.gov Launched »

NIC Hawaii and the State of Hawaii Office of Enterprise Technology Services are pleased to announce the launch of the redesigned Hawaii.gov, portal.ehawaii.gov.


Jul 20, 2020

Transform Hawaii Government Talks Tech and COVID-19 with Taiwan’s Digital Minster »

Taiwan is widely recognized as a successful case study for both COVID-19 mitigation and governmental transparency. Much of that citizen-centric technological progress is attributed to Taiwan’s Digital Minister, Dr. Audrey Tang.


Jul 7, 2020

New Time and Leave System Replaces Manual, Paper-Based Timesheets for State Employees »

The state recently launched a new digital time and leave system to create greater accuracy and efficiency in its payroll process. The first group of employees transitioned to the new system in time for the June 5th pay day.


Jun 5, 2020

Government Services Available Online »

As government offices begin to modify their operations to help slow the spread of COVID-19, those needing to conduct business can do so online.


Mar 20, 2020

Statewide effort to modernize financial systems begins with HIDOE »

The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) is leading the state’s effort by modernizing its Financial Management System (FMS), a vital accounting platform that processed more than $1.5 billion in payroll transactions and $840 million in non-payroll transactions for HIDOE.


Feb 10, 2020

THG applauds confirmation of Douglas G. Murdock as state CIO »

“Our Transform Hawaii Government coalition applauds the members of the state Senate for confirming CIO Doug Murdock, who instills confidence in our state’s ability to modernize and optimize state information technology systems and processes in service to the people ..."


Mar 27, 2019

Data bills top list of Hawai‘i’s most important tech-related legislation »

Transform Hawaii Government has identified four priority measures with the greatest potential to move the needle, especially in the areas of improving management and sharing of government data and IT strategic planning.


Feb 6, 2019

THG ‘talk story’ explores digital and innovative solutions helping to improve Hawai‘i school facilities »

Transform Hawai‘i Government’s (THG) Speaker Series continues in November with an exploration of the Hawai‘i State Department of Education’s (HIDOE) efforts to leverage digital platforms and innovative procurement solutions to transform school facilities, enhance transparency, an


Nov 13, 2018