FI$Cal Prioritizes Cybersecurity

FI$Cal Prioritizes Cybersecurity

With over 31 terabytes of data and more than $3.3 trillion in cash management processed through the system each year, the security of the Financial Information System for California (FI$Cal) data and systems is a top priority within the department. The Department of...
Cybersecurity is a Top Priority for FI$Cal

Cybersecurity is a Top Priority for FI$Cal

By Phani Kolli, Chief, Security Operations Section As stewards of the state’s financial data, FI$Cal’s Information Technology Division (ITD) works tirelessly every day to ensure the integrity of that data. More than $3.2 trillion in banking transactions and over...
Change in the Acceptable Use Agreement Procedure

Change in the Acceptable Use Agreement Procedure

The Department of FISCal (FI$Cal) has changed its process for Acceptable Use Agreements (AUA). End users received email notice of the change on December 11, 2020. Previously, FI$Cal required end users to annually submit an AUA form via email to acknowledge that they...
FI$Cal CIO Mupparaju’s Q&A with Techwire

FI$Cal CIO Mupparaju’s Q&A with Techwire

This item was published in Techwire December 11, and we are reprinting it here. As part of Techwire’s ongoing efforts to educate readers on state agencies, their IT plans and initiatives, here’s the latest in our periodic series of interviews with departmental IT...