Information Technology Department

Garden Grove's Information Technology Department has been featured in various trade publications and newspapers for its pioneering use of Open Source software. The City has been running its network on Open Source software since early 1995 and continues to look at utilizing it more because of its advanced features, stability, flexibility, and cost savings.

The Power of Open Source

Linux PenguinOpen source technology is the foundation of not only our strong information backbone, but also our success in keeping the various systems continually running. Linux has, time and again, proven to be the most reliable, robust, and secure system we have ever used.

Information Technology News

Drupal Content Management System

drupal_logo.gifDrupal is an open source content management platform. Its commercial equivalent would cost the City of Garden Grove thousands of dollars a year. But, since Drupal is an open source community created software, it is free for anyone to use.

Terms of Use Policy

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