The Information Technology Services Department was first begun in 1972 borrowing
time on other computers. Today there are 36 employees. We provide full service for
all information management needs for Hamilton County Government.
Information Technology Services is responsible for the County’s Internet web site
and the Intranet for internal use. We are responsible for a network that
serves approximately 1100 people, network services such as Internet access, email,
work group application and information sharing and security. Information Technology
Services provides selection, design, development and maintenance support for
applications such as finance packages, a criminal justice application for the Sheriff
and the Criminal Clerk, property appraisal, tax collections and many others.
Information Technology Services has full-time production support, application development
services on the Internet and in the client server world. I.T.S. has a professional instructor to teach information technology skills
to county employees and to aid each department in disseminating specific application
knowledge and skills.
The mission of Information Technology Services is to provide total support for all
Hamilton County Government in the information technology area. To accomplish this
goal Information Technology Services is constantly upgrading its corporate skills
and keeping up to date on new developments in the field. We are constantly maintaining
and upgrading the mainframe, its peripherals and the applications that use this
platform. We continually work to improve access to all data and data functions on
the mainframe, the network, individual PC’s and personal assistant devices belonging to Hamilton