The Coachella Valley Water District has updated its IT infrastructure, one aspect of a $16 million capital improvement plan aimed at improving data management, simplifying payments and boosting conservation.
Even with only two major business systems up and running on the new platform, the district has already reaped tangible benefits from the upgrade, which has enabled it to shut down more than a dozen servers.
Ten California municipalities were among those earning top honors in the Digital Cities Survey. What do these efforts have in common? All take the IT department far beyond the role of a mere service provider.
The board meeting in Sacramento highlighted several areas that FirstNet considers to be solidly in place, including a network operations team, a customer service team, a “forward-looking” budget and a test lab.