Information Technology provides support to the ever-evolving challenge and demand for secure, efficient storage and retrieval of information through enhanced technologies to support the work environment while promoting efficiencies and excellence in customer service. The department is responsible for all network infrastructure design, maintenance and security.
The Information Technology Department handles all aspects of technology for the City of Plantation, and has created of a state-of-the-art data center located at an off-site, hardened facility. The City utilizes technologies from industry leaders such as Microsoft, Cisco, Dell, Motorola, and Intel, to bring its many technology projects to fruition. Throughout various City locations which include Police and Fire departments, the Information Technology Department utilizes the latest in fiber, Ethernet, telephony and wireless technologies to support high speed access to applications, fulfill the need for fault tolerance and security, and enable public safety mobile users.
The Information Technology department is responsible for the design and maintenance of the entire network infrastructure linking various City departments. The Information Technology team is comprised of IT Director, Assistant IT Director, Systems Administrators, Applications Administrators, PC Technicians, GIS and Public Safety Managers with extensive experience in supporting network devices, servers, computers, printers, plotters, scanners and software which allow the various departments to daily serve our constituents. The Information Technology department must make sure that the equipment it invests in optimally serves the needs of the City without going over budget.
The City of Plantation Information Technology Department understands the growing need to continue enhancing the City’s technology infrastructure and pursues innovative new technologies to provide the highest levels of service to both its internal and external constituents.