Solutions 2017-06-09T17:27:37+00:00

The Waypoint Way

Waypoint’s value to our clients is our solutions.  We have done the hard work of identifying the challenges facing IT, selecting the most appropriate products, and integrating them together in a proven methodology.  Our certified engineering staff takes their knowledge and experience and ensure our solutions fit within your environment and compliments your organizational goals.  Since we focus on a finite number of options, we can bring a deeper familiarity and expertise to deliver a finished working solution.  This frees you to tackle the next challenges.  Finally, we provide a proactive level of knowledge transfer so you not only know how something was installed or configured, but more importantly, why.

Let Waypoint become your provider of choice and take the guesswork out of IT.

Building the Data Center

Building the Data Center focuses on items related to core networking, centralized storage, servers (physical and virtual), virtual desktops, the Microsoft stack, and system monitoring and management.  The utopia for a data center is a flexible solution that will self monitor and self heal.  The terms software defined data center (SDDC) and private cloud exemplify this goal.  Virtualization is the core to that utopia but combining the right hardware and software surrounding it makes the complete solution.

  • Core Switching
  • Storage Area Network (SAN)
  • Servers and Blade enclosures
  • Hyper-converged solutions
  • Software Defined Networking (SDN)
  • Software Defined Storage (SDS)
  • Virtualization
  • High Availability and Disaster Recovery
  • Microsoft Active Directory, Exchange, Office365, and Azure

Connecting the Workplace

Connecting the workplace focuses on connectivity within the office, from office to office, and end-point to office.  The solutions cover from company owned to employee owned devices and from full client to mobile devices.  Connectivity includes the best approach to get data and applications to end points whether that is thick applications, remote or virtual desktops, or cloud based solutions.  The goal of connectivity is to get data and applications to the right users, in the right form, at the right time in a secure and efficient fashion.

  • Secure Remote Access
  • Next Generation Firewalls
  • WAN Failover
  • WAN Acceleration
  • Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
  • Remote Desktop Services (RDS)
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
  • Monitoring and Management

Enabling the End Points

Enabling the Endpoints means selecting, deploying, and managing the end point devices of the users.  It combines the need for maintaining and securing the hardware as well as delivering the data and applications.

  • Client Deployment
  • Asset Management
  • Software Inventory
  • Software Deployment
  • Imaging/OS Upgrade
  • Mobile Device Management
  • Remote Desktop Services (RDS)
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
  • Endpoint Security
  • Endpoint Backup

Protecting the Data

Protecting the Data solutions are a fundamental tenant across all aspects of your IT infrastructure.  Any place data resides or transverses requires a level of protection.  Data loss, data corruption, theft, or intentional harm to your data are all areas to consider when developing a protection plan.

  • Backup/Recovery
  • High Availability and Disaster Recovery
  • EndPoint Backup
  • Patch Management
  • Next Generation Firewall
  • Intrusion Protection
  • Web Filtering
  • Anti-malware
  • Encryption
  • Identity Management
  • Penetration Testing
  • Security Monitoring
  • End User Awareness