May 12 2014

Fort Worth Deploys Rugged Notebooks, Advanced Authentication

The city partnered with CDW•G to adopt authentication in public safety.


    • Nanette Monte, IT solutions project manager, City of Fort Worth
    • Pete Anderson, former chief information officer, City of Fort Worth
    • David Tiwater, assistant public safety support manager, Fort Worth Police Department
    • Jeffrey Garwacki, officer, Fort Worth Police Department
    • Billy Hughes, captain, Fort Worth Fire Department

Video Highlights

  • The Fort Worth Police Department adopted two-factor authentication to comply with an FBI mandate.
  • The technology improved the process by which police officers and fire fighters access network resources.
  • Fort Worth is also deploying hundreds of rugged GETAC notebook PCs throughout its police and fire departments.