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e-Notify via the Web

Miami-Dade County’s Information Technology Department won the prestigious National Association of County’s award for the E-Notify System. This system enables judicial court notifications, subpoenas, and documented response acknowledgements be sent via the internet.

Wi-Fi on board

Miami-Dade County offers wireless service to Metrorail and Metro Bus users.  Wireless access has improved the transit experience for commuters, transit workers and an added convenience for the residents of Miami-Dade County.

Power IT Down

Residents are encouraged to turn-off computers, and other peripheral, for energy savings and cost effectiveness. Power IT Down tracks more than 20,000 computers throughout the County on a daily basis.  This energy efficient program estimates power consumption has an average cost savings of over $200,000 annually.

Automated A-Form Solution

A-Form makes available arrest information at correctional facilities prior to Police Officers’ arrival with the detainee.

Wireless Broadband For First Responders

Harris Corporation and Miami-Dade County explore power of advanced, wireless broadband for first responders with real-time access to databases and video.

Read the releaseAdobe Reader about the successful digital radio system migration.

Information Technology Department

The Information Technology Department (ITD) is Miami Dade County's steward of existing and emerging technologies in support of the County government operations and services to the public.  Learn more about ITD's substantial changes in scope, direction and complexity.  Read more about IT.

Geographic Information Systems

Geographic Information SystemsWelcome to the Miami-Dade County Information Technology Department's (GIS), where residents and visitors can find information about the County's GIS developments and activities.

Power It Down

Miami-Dade Power it downResidents are encouraged to turn off computers and other peripherals in order to reduce energy use and expenses. ITD Estimated Power Consumption



Miami-Dade County is a winner

Digital Counties SurveyMiami-Dade County is one of the top ten winners in the 2010 Digital Counties Survey, sponsored by The Center for Digital Government, National Association of Counties (NaCo), Government Technology magazine, and the Digital Communities program. The Center for Digital Government is a national research and advisory institute providing leaders with assistance to effectively incorporate new technologies.

The 2010 focus looked at results through technology in light of the economic downturn. MDC's award recognizes our ability to bring value quickly and consistently with strategies and infrastructures that are flexible and adaptive. Kudos to the Information Technology Department for a job well done!

ITD wins Best of Category 2010 Achievement Award

Naco LogoThe Information Technology Department is very proud to announce it has received the prestigious National Association of County's Best in Category award of IBM Cognos 8 on System z/Linux, which offers the technology tools for business intelligence available to all departments within Miami-Dade County.  Business intelligence is the technology and practice of applying information to make decisions.  This is the first time Miami-Dade County has won a Best in Category award!    


In addition to Cognos ITD has won five additional recognition awards.  The winning projects are:

  • Constituent Identity Synchronization provides a seamless integrated customer service experience on the County's web portal
  • e-Notify System enables judicial court notifications, subpoenas and documented response acknowledgements to be sent via the Internet
  • ITD Succession Planning System identifies employee skill sets and professional development for future department staffing needs
  • GIS Layer Verification Process provides control checks of GIS production layer updates
  • Web Address Search enables customers to enter an address on the web in order to retrieve desired location information from GIS
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