Information Systems operates and maintains the city/county computer systems, providing city/county departments with applications and management data through a varying network infrastructure.
Information Systems uses a variety of hardware and software systems, including desktop PCs, Citrix thin client, VMware VDI, L2/L3 networking with T1/Fiber/Cat6, IBM AS400 mid-range servers, VMware virtualization, Nimble Storage (SAN) arrays, and ShoreTel VOIP phones systems.
Information Systems also maintains the city/county geographic information system (GIS).
Maintains central processing and network hardware, security, operating systems and data communications systems.
Maintains, enhances, and develops many financial integrated computer system applications.
Provides Internet / Intranet and email services.
Provides local and wide area network, fiber-optic, and wireless services to city departments.
Provides Garland County with information technology / GIS services.
Provides hardware and software specifications for all technology.
Provides hardware and software installation, upgrades, troubleshooting, and repair.