GMIS Member of the Month
George Szakacs, City of Seabrook, TX
GMIS member since 2010
Number of IT Staff:
more than 13,000
$290,000 (excluding software costs)
Q1. What has been a significant technology achievement for you or your organization?
Installing underground fiber optic network to City buildings. Life changing project with endless new possibilities!
Q2. What Future Initiatives are you hoping to accomplish in the next year?
Extend fiber network to Public Works infrastructure (SCADA network) as well as building private wireless network along fiber route.
Q3. Best advice you could offer your fellow members is ...
Stay humble — you will never have it all figured out.
Q4. We all know GMIS membership is worth its weight in gold but what do you feel is the best benefit you get out of GMIS?
Learning from our peers (and sharing whatever knowledge we have) is the best part of GMIS.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063