Technical Operations

Technical Operations’ mission is to deliver, support and maintain real time access to the City’s enterprise systems and communications infrastructure while ensuring the continuity of the overall technology environment through comprehensive security management and disaster recovery services. 

This division of DoIT:

  • Manages the City‘s Enterprise Infrastructure and technology investments;
  • Supports City staff in the use of technology; and
  • Oversees voice telecommunications and network systems.

Technical Operations is comprised of four distinct offices: Enterprise Server Operations, End User Computer Operations, Enterprise Architecture and Telecommunications Management. 

Enterprise Server Operations

Enterprise Server Operations is responsible for the City’s Central Data CenterDisaster Recovery Sites, and governance and administration of cloud environments.  Daily activities include the operation and maintenance of City enterprise server and mainframe technologies, data storage, tape management and print services. The Data Center provides 24x7 operations support for the City’s Enterprise Systems.  

 

End User Computing Operations

End User Computer Operations manages the centralized Help Desk, field/desktop support, enterprise messaging (Microsoft Exchange/Outlook), file/print services, IT asset management, and Microsoft Active Directory administration.  These services support the internal City employees that use the enterprise technology systems provided by DoIT. These end user services include personal computing, local area networking, technical training, service ticket management, technical support services, and short-term project consulting and implementation. 

 

Network and Telecommunications Management

Telecommunications Management provides cost effective voice communications to all City Departments.  This group administers and maintains over two hundred, fifty (250) city sites, more than 25,000 voice stations and the City’s internal Call Centers. They also manage all wireless devices issued to City employees including pagers, cell phones, PDA’s and data access cards. Responsibilities include ordering, managing and bill payment for all voice services and data circuits on behalf of City Departments. 

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