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Technology A-Z for the Finance Officer
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Date: 02/10/2014 thru 02/10/2014
Early Registration Deadline: 01/10/2014
Late Registration Deadline: 02/10/2014
Participants will receive an overview of IT functions, staffing, budgetary concerns, and technology, ensuring effective communications with IT staff, from the help desk to the CIO. Participants will also learn IT terminology and concepts, including frequently discussed items such as cloud computing, hosted solutions, and social media. Instructors will also discuss security, desktop technology, and other day-to-day IT topics. Armed with an overview of how IT functions, participants will then move into specific technologies such as asset management, GIS systems, ERP systems, 311 systems, and other platforms, learning about enterprise systems and their impact on budgets, operating costs, and staffing. Participants will learn how these technologies can be tied together to improve service levels and reduce costs.