DATACENTER

INCREASE DATACENTER EFFICIENCY. SIMPLIFY YOUR DATACENTER. MAXIMIZE YOUR MOBILE NETWORKS.

With 30 years of experience providing technology solutions, GTS is proud to offer a variety of Datacenter solutions centered on Servers, Storage, and Networking. As you prepare for data growth, wireless efficiency, and cloud strategies, GTS is ready to help coach you on managing this growth.

 

Server

Servers are the backbone of an organization, but assembling and maintaining them can be a logistical nightmare. Let GTS make it easier for you. Whether your server environment is physical or virtual, our experts can help you consolidate equipment and improve performance, while keeping costs low. From application servers to web servers to rack servers, our team can design the perfect solution to keep your organization running smoothly.

Storage

Our experts consult on a variety of storage solutions, including storage area networks (SAN), network-attached storage (NAS), backup, hyperconverged, cloud storage, and more. With GTS, you can manage data growth, improve utilization rates, and identify architectural bottlenecks. Let us help you plan, design, and implement an effective storage solution for your business.

Networks

We offer a complete array of networking solutions, from security appliances (firewalls, IDS/IPS) to datacenter (core, top of rack), and from campus (Access/Edge, wireless) to SDN & SD-WAN. GTS provides a complete range of networking options, technical support, and a nationwide network of partners to meet your needs.

TEAM BIOS


Amy Rathbun

VP - Education and Datacenter

Amy is a public sector veteran with more than 20 years of experience servicing K-12, higher education, state and local government, health care, and corporate customers. She has worked on statewide projects to improve connectivity to the classroom and has a real passion for making sure students and teachers have the technology to become 21st-century learners and producers. Amy spent 14 years at Dell and 10 years in the cyber and end point security sector helping public sector customers protect students’ and organizations’ data and privacy.

Daeric Graeber

Solutions Consultant

Daeric brings more than 15 years of experience to the role of GTS Solutions Consultant, having previously worked as a systems analyst for a local city, handled one of the biggest 1×1 implementations in the county as the Enterprise Field Engineer, and held the title of Business Integration Architect for a large global consulting firm. Daeric enjoys visiting baseball parks in his free time. He and his wife are expecting their first child this year.

Jim Friedrich

Field Sales Engineer

Jim focuses on supporting our Strategic Partner Portfolio (SPP) team. His extensive technical background includes over 20 years of experience in IT sales. Jim began his IT career at Dell, where he focused on delivering enterprise products and solutions to commercial as well as government and education customers, later transitioning to the channel, where he has expanded his knowledge base to include enterprise software and services.

Lu Qiao

Senior System Architect

In her role as Senior System Architect, Lu delivers Splunk professional services to our customers, helping them gain more visibility, perform data analytics, increase their security posture, and more. Before joining GTS, she worked as a Splunk Engineer at Credit Suisse. Lu holds a Master’s degree in computer networking, as well as various certifications, including ITIL Foundation, ITIL Service Design, Splunk Enterprise Architect, and other Splunk certifications.

Marc Ferrari

Senior Systems Engineer

Michael Glass

Senior Systems Administrator

Michael joined GTS in 2016 to administer SCCM for our City of Dallas account, as well as creating Windows images for Operating System Deployment. He brings almost 20 years of IT experience to the role. Before coming onboard with GTS, he worked as a Systems Integration Specialist at CompuCom. Michael holds certifications in Dell EMC and Dell.