Guerrieri & Dick Achieve CCENT

Guerrieri & Dick Achieve CCENT

ClearPointe’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 […]

Watch MVP Webinar

Watch MVP Webinar

On Wednesday, July 25, 2018, Microsoft MVP and ClearPointe’s Senior Director of Technology John Joyner, held a webinar to discuss the most current topics surrounding cloud and datacenter management. John was recently awarded his eleventh MVP designation in recognition for his outstanding contributions in cloud and datacenter management. You can read more here or watch the webinar below.

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Joyner Named 2018-19 MVP

Joyner Named 2018-19 MVP

John Joyner, ClearPointe’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 […]

ClearPointe Achieves SOC 2 Compliance

ClearPointe Achieves SOC 2 Compliance

ClearPointe 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.

ClearPointe’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,” said Jeff Johnson, CEO of ClearPointe.

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 […]

ClearPointe Named as One of Microsoft’s Top U.S. Partners

ClearPointe Named as One of Microsoft’s Top U.S. Partners

CLEARPOINTE NAMED AS ONE OF MICROSOFT’S TOP U.S. PARTNERS

LITTLE ROCK, AR — ClearPointe 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 ClearPointe 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 […]

Windows Server 2016 Storage Spaces Direct Webinar

Windows Server 2016 Storage Spaces Direct Webinar

This webinar will take an intricate look at the design, implementation and management of Storage Spaces Direct or S2D. To further support this solution, ClearPointe has built a life cycle management system that allows us to continually monitor these systems for changes in usage patterns along with standard remote remediation from our NOC. This ensures the solution is working 24/7 and that optimal performance levels are consistently reached. ClearPointe’s life cycle management system gives us a unique insight into each specific solution and allows us the ability to deliver a holistic approach from design through installation and as you scale […]

Microsoft Names ClearPointe One Of Six Preferred Partners

Microsoft Names ClearPointe One Of Six Preferred Partners

Microsoft added ClearPointe as the exclusive virtual server management provider featured in the System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) console as a preferred partner solution. ClearPointe offers SCOM customers the ability to receive live monitoring and management for infrastructure on any Windows VM including Azure.

ClearPointe is one of six companies with an offering listed inside SCOM and the only service based solution. “There is 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,” said Jeff Johnson, ClearPointe CEO. This virtual server management service is a scalable, hosted management […]

Local University Names ClearPointe Corporate Partner of the Year

Local University Names ClearPointe Corporate Partner of the Year

LITTLE ROCK, AR, May 4, 2016 — ClearPointe was named Outstanding Corporate Partner by the University of Arkansas at Little Rock George W. Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology. ClearPointe was acknowledged for its contribution to developing the Department of Information Science’s newly proposed undergraduate certificate in cloud platform management.

“Virtual machine technology is transforming the IT field, and we want to provide our students with access to the most relevant and updated set of network skills, that includes virtual machine and cloud computing management. We know ClearPointe has made huge advancements in virtualization technology and needed a partner to […]