AccountabilIT's technical staff is engaged every day with customers in a variety of environments – on-site datacenters, collocation facilities, and full or hybrid cloud infrastructure. Regardless of the environment, a core skill each of our staff needs to be able to effectively address customer issues is networking. "Network connectivity is the foundation of all services. Servers and their services simply can’t function if the network is down," explains John Allis, Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Client Support Engineer. Allis launched an internal effort to prepare Network Operation Center (NOC) analyst that were interested in achieving a Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) designation. The program focused on core networking fundamentals and improving troubleshooting skills. "We tend [...]
John Joyner, AccountabilIT’s Senior Director of Technology, was recently presented with the 2018-19 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award in recognition for his outstanding contributions in cloud and datacenter management. This award acknowledges Joyner’s exceptional leadership in the technical community over the past year. Joyner is one of 302 individuals in the world to receive this specific designation, and one of only 46 in the United States. “The Microsoft MVP program is one of the most distinguished awards in our industry. John is continuously pushing the envelope in our field and exploring new paths - he is a true technologist and we are thrilled for his success," said Chuck Vermillion, AccountabilIT CEO. Joyner received his first [...]
AccountabilIT achieves Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 compliance. This report focuses on the controls service organizations have in place relevant to security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality and privacy. AccountabilIT’s annual SOC 2 compliance audit was returned with zero exceptions. Strenuous policies and procedures are part of our culture, so while we are extremely proud of our SOC 2 audit, we also expect these high levels of internal standards. SOC 2 compliance is governed by the American Institute of CPAs (IACPA) and is becoming the standard among technology companies especially for businesses operating in the cloud. In our industry it is essential to have this level of compliance. Security, privacy and availability are at the core of [...]
ACCOUNTABILIT NAMED AS ONE OF MICROSOFT’S TOP U.S. PARTNERS LITTLE ROCK, AR — AccountabilIT was named by Redmond Channel Partner magazine to the RCP 200, a list of the top 200 Microsoft partners in the United States. The prestigious list began in 2016 and AccountabilIT has been listed both years. "The great Microsoft partners combine strong technical expertise with a sophisticated understanding of their customers' business requirements to deliver great solutions. The companies that made our 2nd annual RCP 200 list demonstrated those qualities," said Scott Bekker, Editor-in-Chief of Redmond Channel Partner magazine, the leading channel publication for the Microsoft partner community. With over 100,000 Microsoft partners in the U.S. alone, this list was published as [...]
The NVMe-Tuned Hyper-Converged Solution For Windows Server 2016 Storage Spaces Direct was announced by RAID Inc., AccountabilIT, and Chelsio at Microsoft Ignite 2016. Read the full article here.
Microsoft added AccountabilIT as the exclusive virtual server management provider featured in the System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) console as a preferred partner solution. AccountabilIT offers SCOM customers the ability to receive live monitoring and management for infrastructure on any Windows VM including Azure. AccountabilIT is one of six companies with an offering listed inside SCOM and the only service based solution. We have identified a gap between Azure and the user. We provide the business user a single source of contact and a direct route to management by utilizing licensing already in place. This virtual server management service is a scalable, hosted management solution using System Center and AccountabilIT’s 24x7 network operations center on any [...]