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Cook County's CIO on overhauling outdated IT systems

Over the past few years there has been more and more pressure on government to treat technology more like companies in the private sector. Cook County took a step in that direction in April when they named Simona Rollinson as Chief Information Officer, after 15 years with Follett Software. Her task: Update an antiquated web of IT systems, something often easier said than done in county government. She joins us to discuss what she's doing to overhaul their outdated IT systems.

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