2009 Ohio GIS Conference
Presentation Abstract and Biography

Implementing an Enterprise GIS Infrastructure: City of Cleveland, Ohio

Chris Davis, City of Cleveland

Chris Davis, GISP – City of Cleveland Certified GIS Professional with over ten years experience implementing and managing enterprise GIS projects for Public Utilities, State, Local, and Federal Governments. Skilled IT professional with extensive experience in project management, relational database design, system architecture design, application development and system integration.

Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 8:30 AM - Track 1

Designing and implementing a sound GIS infrastructure is vital to the success of all GIS projects. It was especially crucial in the implementation of The City of Cleveland’s Enterprise GIS. This presentation will discuss the challenges and constraints faced by the design and implementation teams, the technical design of the system architecture and infrastructure, including the use of virtualization technology and provide an overview of the vast array of software, hardware and data that encompasses the City of Cleveland’s Enterprise GIS.