Carole Post, Commissioner of New York City’s Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DoITT), did the unthinkable. She faced a room packed with IT solutions vendors at the Hilton New York hotel on July 15, 2010, to outline her agency’s ongoing efforts to “enable the connected city” as well as improve the vendor management process. Thanks to a bevy of handlers, she managed to escape without getting kidnapped by any eager technology vendors. But that’s not the real story here. What’s remarkable is the sheer scope of implementations that Post’s department already has underway and plans to unfurl in the next 12 to 36 months. Shortly after becoming Commissioner in January 2010, Post previewed New York City’s IT roadmap in an interview with CIO Insight‘s sister publication, Baseline.
To read the original CIO Insight article, click here: New York City’s IT Roadmap