Department of Technology

Welcome to the City of Columbus - Department of Technology web site!


ABOUT US The Department of Technology (DoT) provides Columbus's residents, visitors and businesses with sustained, reliable and efficient technology services, infrastructure and telecommunications.  Technology and innovation. DoT focuses on the delivery and operations of vital IT infrastructure network and telecommun - learn more

INNOVATION Some of the most powerful innovations you can make are in business methods and customer service.  - learn more

CENTRALIZED SERVICES & PROGRAMS DoT  Centralized Services & Programs includes Citywide Website Management, Citywide Applications & Technologies, Communications & Network Systems, and Citywide IT Governance. - learn more

AWARDS The City of Columbus has been recognized as a leader in leveraging technology to improve citizen engagement and access to services. Columbus has been named a Smart 21 Community by the Intelligent Community Forum, has received the Sunshine Review Sunny Award, and has also bee - learn more

MEDIA SERVICES Media Services Home - learn more

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM The City of Columbus Geographic Information System (GIS) is an enterprise-wide system that provides broad access to geospatial data and applications throughout the City and to the public. - learn more


Department Head

Sam Orth Headshot

Sam Orth III

Born in Columbus Ohio, Sam Orth has spent the last 34 years helping government and education use technology to create value for citizens in Ohio.