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Information Technology budget

Information Technology’s services make up 4% of the City’s total budget. In 2020, the City increased Information Technology’s budget by 1.4 million dollars.

Download a copy of the Information Technology budget.

Mission

We are committed to providing our clients with innovative, reliable, responsive and secure solutions that align business, process and technology.

The services we provide

  • City services
  • Digital services and mobility
  • Enterprise business solutions
  • Infrastructure planning and operations
  • Service management
  • Strategy and innovation

Interesting facts about this service

  • IT operates seven days a week, 365 days a year
  • The City provides online services and information including
    3-1-1 online service requests and items available for
    purchase, with 18.5 million unique digital visits in 2018
  • “Wireless Mississauga” is free public access to high speed
    Wi-Fi available at many City facilities (libraries, community
    centres, marinas and arenas). In 2018, the total number of
    hours of free City Wi-Fi used by the public translated to 529
    years of service (455 years in 2017)
  • The Public Sector Network is a state-of-the art fibre network
    co-owned by the Region of Peel, Mississauga, Brampton
    and Caledon. Over 850 kilometres of high-speed fibre
    connect 922 partner and 17 subscriber facilities, for a total of
    939 facilities (888 facilities in 2017)
  • During the first eight months of 2019, the City classified an
    average of 580,000 monthly incoming emails as “malicious” –
    an average of 310,000 were classified as “clean”
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