DTS Received the Following Awards in 2013:
National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors
MThe County’s “openMontgomery” program was recognized with 2013 Government Programming Award by the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA). “openMontgomery” took third place in the Innovative use of Video award category. Press Release
Montgomery Ranks Number One in the Nation In 2013 Digital Counties Survey
Montgomery County has been named America’s top digital county government in the United States by the Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties (NACo). Montgomery County received first place honors in the competition for jurisdictions with populations of 500,000 or greater. Press Release
National Association of Counties Achievement Awards
- ASK the CIO
- Bike Share Research Tool
For more information, please see the County’s press release at: http://www6.montgomerycountymd.gov/apps/News/press/PR_details.asp?PrID=9601
County’s openMontgomery Program Receives National Technology Award
The Public Technology Institute (PTI) has honored Montgomery County with a 2012-2013 Technology Solutions award.
The openMontgomery program was recognized in the Web, e-Government and Mobile Technology category. Two additional County programs were recognized for Significant Achievement: a Cloud-Based BikeShare Research Tool, and a Mobile IT Service Desk. Montgomery was the only county in the State of Maryland - and the only jurisdiction in the Washington DC metropolitan area - to be recognized with an award by PTI in this year’s technology solutions awards competition.
For more information, please see the County’s press release at: http://www6.montgomerycountymd.gov/apps/News/press/PR_details.asp?PrID=9503.
DTS Received the Following Awards in 2012:
Tech Exec Networks
Montgomery County Maryland Named Finalist in 2012 Information Security Executive® (ISE®) North America Award Award recognizes project excellence in Information Security
The Enterprise Cloud Security Service and Architecture Project was named a Finalist in the 2012 ISE® North America Awards in the Government Project category. The award was presented at the ISE® North America Leadership Summit and Awards 2012 event held on November 7, 2012 in Alexandria, Va. Montgomery County was the only state or local government entity to make the final round in the Government Project category
For more information, please see the County’s press release at: http://www6.montgomerycountymd.gov/apps/News/press/PR_details.asp?PrID=9503
National Association of Counties
Montgomery County Earns Sixth Place in America’s Top Digital County Competition
Montgomery County has been named America’s 6th ranked digital county government in the United States by the Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties (NACo). Montgomery County received sixth place honors in the competition for jurisdictions with populations of 500,000 or greater.
Public Technology Institute
Montgomery County was recognized this week by the Public Technology Institute (PTI) as a leader in the innovative application of Web 2.0 technologies and civic/social media tools. Montgomery County was one of only ten jurisdictions in the U.S. – including one of only two County governments – to be honored with this distinction.
On-Line Bikeways Map Viewer - Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) award category
- Vehicle Accident Report Purchase System - Web and e-Government award category
DTS Received the Following Awards in 2011:
National Association of Counties - 2011 Achievement Awards
Montgomery County Earns 3rd Place in America’s Top Digital County Competition for best electronic practices nationwide
- A GIS Platform for Emergency Management & Response: Common Operational Pictures (COP)
- Operational Pictures (COP)Vehicle Accident Report Purchase
- SystemH1N1 Flu Vaccine On-line Appointment Booking System
- MC311: Re-engineering Local Government Through Customer Relationship Management
DTS Received the Following Awards in 2010:
- H1N1 Flu Vaccine On-Line Appointment Booking System
- Vehicle Accident Report Purchase System
- A GIS Platform for Emergency Management and Response: Common Operational Pictures
- Mapping School Absenteeism for Managing H1N1 Influenza Outbreak
- Integration of GIS Web Services with the 311 Call Center
- H1N1 Flu Vaccine On-Line Appointment Booking System.
DTS Received the Following Awards in 2009:
Estimated Tax Calculator.
It Happened Here: GIS Data as Demonstrative Evidence.
DTS Received the Following Awards in 2008:
County Cable Montgomery - 23rd Annual Government Programming Award (NATOA)
Digital Counties Survey: Outstanding Use of Technology(Center for Digital Government)
An Innovative Way of Using Motor Vehicle Records to Address Building Inventory [PTI]
Fire and Rescue Service Personnel Information Management System [PTI]
IT Intelligence Dashboard, [NaCo]
SAAS Integration, [NaCo]
GIS Data in a Format Non-GIS Users Understand: Google Maps, [NaCo]
Information Security Awareness and Training Program, [NaCo]
Virtual Town Hall/Live Discussions, [NaCo]
Mobile Production Vehicle, [NaCo]
DTS Received the Following Awards in 2006-2007:
America's Top Digital County Government in 2007 (Center for Digital Government)
Serving Up GIS Data for Emergency Managers [PTI]
Dept of Corrections and Rehabilitation Training Management System, [PTI]
Open Source Web Application Monitor - HEARTBEAT, [NaCo]
Serving Up GIS Data for Emergency Managers, [NaCo]
Targeting Programs & Enhancing Revenues with the Help of GIS, [NaCo]
Commercial Wireless Integration, [NaCo]
Top County Websites, Grade A+ - Computerworld/NPRC
Peer Leadership & Professional Development in Information Security, [IANETSEC]
Technology Leadership, [PTI]
Desktop Modernization, Honorable Mention, [PTI]
Public Safety Communications System and Commercial Wireless Integration, Honorable Mention [PTI]
Awards from Previous Years
2005 Digital Counties Survey Winner!
The Center for Digital Government named Montgomery County Government number five out of the top ten counties nationwide in their 2005 Digital Counties Survey. More >
Winner of 2005 Best of the Web Awards
- 1st Place Winner: Juvenile Justice Information System
- 1st Place Winner eSubscription System
Honorable Mention: On-line Financial Disclosure System
Top-10 Digital County Governments Winner! Montgomery County Government was named by the Center for Digital Government and National Association of Counties (NACo) as a winner of their 2004 Digital Counties Survey, a national survey sponsored by SAP, a proud supporter of all local governments in the United States.
In April, all counties in the United States were invited to participate in the survey, which consisted of 17 questions that focused on how county governments are applying information technology to effectively deliver services to their citizens. The survey grouped counties into four population categories: 500,000 or more; 250,000-499,999; 150,000-249,999; and less than 150,000. More >
2003 Top Pick! For the second year in a row, MuniNetGuide.com designated the Montgomery County Government Web site as a “Top Pick” of 2003. MuniNetGuide.com is a leading national web site covering municipal-related content on the Internet.
MuniNet selected 14 websites based on their comprehensiveness, the opportunities for interaction between residents and government, and the quality of the information provided. MuniNet described Montgomery County’s site as having “a comprehensive web portal that provides one-stop shopping for news, information and County services.” More >
2003 Best of the Web! Montgomery County’s Web site captured first place nationwide for a county government portal page in the Center for Digital Government’s 2003 Best of the Web Awards. The Center for Digital Government is an international research and advisory institute on information technology in government and education. More >
2003 NATOA Government Programming Award Winner! The National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) awards Montgomery County top honors for excellence in broadcast, cable, and electronic programming developed by a municipal agency.
City or County Web Site, Second Place, “Montgomery County, MD Web Site—www.montgomerycountymd.gov”
Government Access Station Web Site, Honorable Mention, “County Cable Montgomery Web Site” More >
2003 E-Gov Pioneer Award! Montgomery County is one of only two counties nationwide to earn top honors in the fifth annual E-Gov Awards Ceremony. Sponsored by Accenture, the award recognizes agencies that have developed solutions for improving electronic government delivery, as well as exemplary achievements in E-Government and higher education service delivery. The County earned the Pioneer Award - the top tier of the winning categories - for its Web Portal Consolidation, which combines interactive programs and services with useful information in one easy-to-navigate site.
2002 Top Pick! MuniNetGuide.com -- an online guide and directory to web sites for state, county and local governments names Montgomery County government’s new web site a 2002 Top Pick in its sixth annual tribute to web sites that stand out among their peers.
2002 E-Gov Trailblazer Award! The fourth annual E-Gov Awards recognizes public sector professionals who have developed innovative E-Government programs that increase productivity, save limited public resources, and improve the quality, timeliness, and accuracy of citizen services.
2002 eGovernance Award of Distinction (Silver)! This prestigious award by the National Academy of Public Administration recognizes Montgomery County's commitment to using information processing and communication technology to create alternative delivery channels for government information and services.
2002 Local Government Innovator Award! Accenture and MIT presents their third annual Digital Government Awards to winners in six categories chosen by scholars and thought leaders in government best practices and information technology. These awards, with winners chosen from 125 finalists, provide a picture of some of the e-government best practices developed and implemented in the past year. More >
2001 Best of the Web! Second Place Winner for best local government Web site in the nation. More >
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