In addition to installation and maintenance of hardware and enterprise operating systems, this team analyzes hardware needs, establishes specifications, creates bids, and participates in vendor selection.
Network engineers support the local and wide-area enterprise network which includes the optical ethernet fiber backbone. The city's main administrative and numerous operational facilities are served by the fiber optic network. Other facilities are connected using VPN or wireless communications. Data storage is supported by a NetApp Storage Area Network with redundant capability for disaster recovery (DR) purposes.