Do you know that it’s possible to use GIS to streamline the components of an organization? It’s true. By using ArcGIS for Server to centralize assets, work order management, and accounting; a GIS may be used as a public works information system. Field work may be integrated with mobile GIS technology.
In 2007, ESRI published this article on how to build a public works information system through use of their products:
Here is an example from ArcNews in 2012 of how the City of Las Vegas created an asset management system using ArcPad: