The mission of the Information Technology Department is to provide exceptional value through the development and support of innovative technologies. The primary management areas of the IT Department include application administration, infrastructure management, data and support services. The IT Department enhances productivity by achieving operational excellence within computer operations, business processes and the protection, accessibility, and availability of information. The Department provides project management services for CDTA technology initiatives. In an administrative capacity, the Department develops policies and procedures for using hardware, software and data to achieve the strategic goals of CDTA.