Salem Baptist Church had been struggling to provide decent Wi-Fi coverage to a growing number of users and wanted to replace its collection of ad-hoc wireless routers and access points with a unified wireless networking solution that would provide fast and reliable Wi-Fi for three distinct user communities: Staff, Choir, and Members and Guests. Other requirements were that the solution provide (1.) a scalable platform for future expansion and (2.) easy administration for day-to-day management tasks.
A Plus Carports had outgrown their current facilities and were expanding their business by relocating its operations from Boonville, NC to a new, much larger, facilities in Pilot Mountain, NC. The expansion would allow the company to streamline its processes by uniting its business office with its manufacturing division, but there was a problem. Due to a poor quality local area network and an inadequate and unreliable phone system, the operations at the existing business office location was severely impaired by loss of network connectivity and dropped or missed calls. A Plus asked us to help them ensure that these problems didn't follow them into their new facility.
When McAllister Mills lost all voicemail functionality, from their almost 20 year old Nortel Norstar PBX, they knew it was only a matter of time before a more impactful situation would arise. With the recent purchase of a new facilities and an up-fit in progress for engineering and their Axion brand, budgets were already stretched but trying to operate the business without a reliable phone system was not an option, so swift action was imperative.
Adapting to the growing needs of a fast moving business with a nation-wide reach can often be a rough row-to-hoe. Venco Business Solutions, located in Bland, VA was experiencing a steady trend of upward growth and had plans for enhancing their service management capabilities to help lighten the load through implementation of new L.O.B. software that required several server-based backends.
Venco Business Solutions, located in Bland, VA., sells and services ATM’s, on-premise music, messaging on hold, and 3M drive-thru intercom to the Restaurant Industry including Fast Food and Convenience Stores along with other professional environments, nation-wide. This bustling business partnered with us the day we opened for business, entrusting us to provide technical support to a growing number of users and manage the company's networking equipment, servers, and computers. Nearing the end of its useful service life cycle, Venco knew it was time to replace their existing server infrastructure to reduce the risk of hardware/systems failure, and scale out its networking to accommodate for the planned expansion of offices within the facilities.
Dobson First Baptist Church wanted to replace their existing wireless networking solution because it was unreliable and was not able to provide signal throughout their approximately 30,000 sq. ft. multi-floor facilities. With plans to grow various ministries, and with requests from members becoming more common, it was time for a professional-grade wireless solution.
Established in 1959, Blue Ridge Enterprises, Inc. constructs all types of building projects, with projects ranging from thousands of dollars to millions. This general contractor, located in Mt. Airy, NC, needed to upgrade their Desktop and Laptop computers running Windows XP before the OS reached it's End-of-Support and upgrade its Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate management software to the latest version in order to maintain compliance with the vendor's SLA.
Salem Baptist Church, located 430 Rockford Rd., Dobson, NC is a caring and encouraging church family that seeks to make sure everyone has a chance to know Jesus as their personal Savior and Lord. Since they started streaming church services (both live and recorded) on the Internet, Salem had started experiencing problems with the upstream delivery of content, to their streaming provider, effecting the quality of the delivered stream. With more than ample bandwidth, everyone was left wondering what to do next.
Mt. Airy Equipment Company, Inc. is one of the largest equipment dealers in the southeast, providing a full line of Kubota products as well as several other product lines from other manufacturers. With over 100 years of experience in the equipment industry, these guys know their business. Our job was to provide a business-class messaging platform that would centralize and secure correspondence and contact information, so that business could continue with minimal interruption if a user's computer or mobile device experieinced failure or was lost or broken.
The McAllister Mills family of companies is the leading manufacturer of safe, heat resistant materials for industry. Headquartered in Independence Virginia, the company's operations span multiple facilities, where centralized provisioning of networked resources are made accessible to the remote locations and external sales teams from the home office. As part of their Technical Support Service Agreement, McAllister Mills entrusts us with upkeep of their networking, servers, and client computers, including management of asset life cycles.