Information Technology (IT) is a critical enabler of government operations. All branches of government strive to improve constituent experiences by enhancing information security postures and promoting strategic efficiencies. ETS and the OCIO enable these efforts by ensuring IT solutions and initiatives are agile and utilize data analystics to improve policy and decision making.
ETS leads the charge to provide appropriate levels of bandwidth throughout the state by partnering with telecommunications providers. Approved telecommunications vendors are encouraged to provide competitive bids through the IT Network Bid process. This process ensures transparency, equal and fair competition, and meets all federal E-Rate requirements as they may apply. New vendors are encouraged to Contact Us to request being added to the approved Vendor List.