MISSION, GOALS, AND OBJECTIVES

(Must be aligned with Campus Improvement Plan and Needs Assessments)

Function
IT Dept. is responsible for the installation of all Instructional software, hardware and network connectivity for all campuses. IT Dept. is also responsible for the all the Administrative software, hardware, network connectivity, Internet Access and telephone services (I/P Telephony, pots lines, ISDN, PRI, T-1 DS-3 CSME, Giga Man and OC-3). Major software programs are PEIMS, Student Administrative software, Finance software, Tax Office software, and Web Page Design.

Mission 

To support core instructional and business needs of the District through the development, implementation, day to day use, and support of new technologies and information systems; to provide the integrated exchange of data with internal and external stakeholders; to identify emerging technologies.  

 Goals

To help strengthen the instructional program with the integration of Technology in the classroom and the Administrative offices with Technology support.

Provide quality instructional and administrative technology for students, staff and community including acquisition and maintenance of appropriate hardware and software.

To establish and maintain a safe environment for all students, employees and visitors through the use of technology.

Objectives

Achieve a 98% network uptime at the central core. Achieve a 24 hour response time on lab hardware and software. Achieve a 48 hour response time on lab related work orders. Achieve a 24 hour response time for printers.

Establish standards for all district computer hardware, networking hardware, infrastructure design and administrative hardware. Evaluate software systems and recommend new software systems based on needs.

Maintain current internet filtering software, network security software, video surveillance cameras and I/P Telephony in the classrooms. 

Prior Year Highlights
Implementation of Exchange Server.

Implementation of Asset Management Software to interface with Helpdesk Work Order System.

Implementation of E-Rate Round VII.

Implementation of Cisco Security Agents at all campuses for virus protection.

Implementation of Enterprise Backup Solution.

Implementation of Giga-man lines for secondary campuses.

Enhance Portal Applications.

Implement additional Intrusion Detection systems.

Enhance IP Telephony.