Organization Overview

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Ted Ross
Chief Information Officer/General Manager
Information Technology Agency

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Joyce Edson
Assistant General Manager
Applications Bureau

Anthony Moore

Anthony Moore
Assistant General Manager
Infrastructure Bureau

Laura Ito

Laura Ito
Assistant General Manager
Finance, Administration and
Internal Operations Bureau

Timothy Lee

Timothy Lee
Chief Information
Security Officer

The Applications Bureau

The Applications Bureau oversees the implementation, development, maintenance, and enhancements of over 150 enterprise and business applications on a 24/7 basis. This consists of both enterprise (citywide), department-specific, and public safety applications, websites, and mobile applications. The systems include the City's 3-1-1 Citizen Relationship Management system, Tax and Permit System (LATAX), the Business Assistance Virtual Network (BAVN), Financial Management System ERP system (FMS), Payroll System (PaySR), and multiple Police and Fire applications.

The Customer Engagement Bureau

The Customer Engagement Bureau provides external customer services, such as the City's 3-1-1 Call Center, LA Cityview Media Group (Channel 35), and Video Service Regulation. This bureau also provides internal customer services, such as elected official ITĀ support, the City IT Help Desk, audio/video support for Council meetings, project management, and business analysis.

The Infrastructure Bureau

The Infrastructure Bureau oversees the voice communications, data network, radio & microwave communications, shop & field services for LAPD/LAFD communications, and 24/7 data center operations. This support includes installing radios and other communications equipment in LAPD/LAFD vehicles & aircraft, maintaining the City's microwave towers and mountain-top radio antennas, and infrastructure for 9-1-1 dispatch centers.

Finance & Administration

The Finance, Administration and Internal Operations Bureau fulfills the Department's purchasing, contracting, facility, accounting and payroll needs. The Bureau provides internal support in areas such as Project Management, strategic staffing and resource utilization, and safety and risk management.

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

The CISO is responsible for protecting the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of all voice, data network, application, network infrastructure and the associated information assets; creating an accountable, information security-conscious culture through training and development; implementing and maintaining a security infrastructure based on policies and procedures; ensuring compliance with applicable Federal, State, local laws and ordinances; and fulfills equal employment opportunity responsibilities.