GFPS Tech Department Timeline

Technology Initiatives

Elementary Technology Bond Issue

1991 - 1998

MS Technology Bond Issue

1993 - 1998

Flood Recovery

1997 - 2000

5:1 Student to Computer Ratio

1998 - Present

6 Mill Funding Plan

1998 - Present

High School Technology Initiative

1998 - 1999

Planned Obsolescence Program

2003 - Present

Staff Laptop Program

2007 - Present

Infrastructure

Network Service Coordinator

1995 - Present

Internet Access (1.5 Mb/Sec)

1995 - 2002

Frame Relay WAN (128 Kb/Sec)

1995 - 2002

Consolidated Network Operations Center

2000 - Present

Internet Access (6 Mb/sec)

2002 - 2009

Fiber Optic WAN (1 Gb/sec)

2002 - 2010

District Wireless Network (Managed)

2006 - Present

Virtualized Server Infrastructure

2009 - Present

Internet Access (100 Mb/sec)

2009 - Present

Professional Development

2 FTE for Professional Development

1992 - 1998

Curriculum Technology Partner Program

1992 - Present

8 FTE Professional Development

1998 - 2002

12 FTE Professional Development

2002 - 2005

10 FTE Professional Development

2006 - Present

Technical Support

3 Technical Support Positions

1992 - 1995

4 Technical Support Positions

1995 - 1997

6 Technical Support Positions

1997 - 2002

7 Technical Support Positions

2002 - 2008

8 Technical Support Positions

2009 - Present

Administrative

Technology Director (Full Time)

1993 - Present

Technology Administrative Assistant

1999 - Present

Data Services Coordinator

2008 - Present