FAQ

Did You Know?

  • Fiber optic is created from glass.

  • Technology Services has to know power and electrical requirements in addition to technical expertise.



Is GIS included in the Technology Services Department?

GIS is located in the Engineering Department of Public Works. While GIS is not a direct resource to the Technology Services Department, the GIS team works very closely with the department for software upgrades and support.

Is the Library supported by the Technology Services Department?
The Technology Services department only supports the Library’s telephone and Financial services. The Library has its own network support team for all patron computers and wireless services.

When is Wireless Oakland coming to Southfield?
The city’s Planning Department has submitted the proper paperwork. Southfield is on Oakland County’s list. Learn more about Wireless Oakland.

How can I become a software, hardware or professional services supplier?
Please check the Purchasing Department for current bids or to submit vendor information.