• IT Support in Chicago

    Akyzen IT Solutions

    IT Managed Service : Cloud Migration :
    DevOps : Staff Augmentation


    Akyzen has the expertise to provide IT solutions, defined by a coherent strategic roadmap, that focus on activities to create the most advantageous future position. We leverage a unique framework, operational excellence and continued investment in personnel skills, tools, and technologies.

  • Akyzen?

    Akyzen (a new technical term) is a webification of “Application Kaizen”, or “A-Kaizen”. In Japanese, “kaizen” means “good change”. Over the years, it has become synonymous with stepwise refinement and continuous improvement. “Application Kaizen” is the principle we live by here at Akyzen.

    About Akyzen

    The Akyzen team, consisting of Accenture alumni, have in-depth experience in mature processes, standards and requirements. We focus on client requirements to find the right skills and experience, and work with the client to achieve their business and program/project objectives.

    Background

    Headquartered in Dallas, TX with offices in Chicago, IL, Akyzen services Fortune 1000 companies across a breadth of industries including: Technology, Health Care, Financial Services, Insurance and Consulting/Education. Its founders and executive team come from the Big 4 Consulting firms with 100+ years of Technical Consulting Experience to Fortune 1000. Akyzen was founded to deliver top quality services at reasonable savings to our clients.

    Minority Owned

    Akyzen has been certified as a Minority Owned Business from the Texas Certification Directory program.

  • What We Do

    Get the peace of mind that comes from relying on the respected professionals at Akyzen to provide responsive and hassle-free IT Solutions that work EXACTLY the way you want at a price that you expect.

    Technology Support

    IT Managed Service

    Our IT Managed Services help our clients rest assured, knowing that their devices are working efficiently as automated checks are happening throughout the day and night. IT Managed Services include remote management, managed security, managed cloud, managed anti-virus, managed backups, disaster recovery, cloud services, and IT strategy. Click for more.

    Cloud Services

    Cloud Migration

    We provision Cloud instances and migrate critical business data from outdated on-premise servers to the Cloud. Benefits of a Cloud migration include fast deployments, agility and innovation lets you quickly move forward, cost reduction by reducing on-premise infrastructure, pay-as-you-go allows you to pay only for the services you need at the time you need them, and most importantly, protect your data from on-premise disasters. Click for more.

    DevOps

    DevOps

    Our DevOps consulting provides services that are executed in support of the Coding and Testing functions of a software development project using Cloud or dedicated resources, promoting faster delivery, better quality products and better application stability while allowing developers and testers to focus on their primary functions (creating and testing software). Click for more.

    IT Staffing

    Staff Augmentation

    We have vast experience in matching talented IT resources with corporate clients. All Akyzen personnel come from technical consulting backgrounds. We are experts at identifying resources with specific skills, and know how to translate a company’s resource requirements into a skillset description. Any company looking for the right resource for a full time, part time, permanent, or temporary IT position will benefit from our services. Click for more.

  • IT Managed Service

    Fed up with computer and network problems that cause disruption and downtime when you just need to run your business? Our comprehensive IT Remote Managed Service saves you money and ensures your applications and data are secure by identifying and taking action before problems occur and affect your business. Automated tasks check your system day and night, and when we spot trouble, we’ll fix it right away – probably before you even know about it.

     

    Here's why you can rely on Akyzen to take the computer support burden off your shoulders:

    Proven track record | Business experience | Technical expertise | Responsiveness

     

    By outsourcing your IT Managed Service with us, you can reduce down time and improve security on all of your servers, desktops, laptops, mobile devices, printers, and backups. Each day, every device on the network is monitored and proactively maintained by secure software agents, automated processes, and our Managed Services team.

     

    Network and IT Support

    Managed IT

    Server, Workstation and Network Uptime

    With our comprehensive IT Remote Management Services, you can stop worrying about your IT and focus more on your business.
     

    Remote Managed Services is a powerful way to optimize, protect, and deliver peak performance of your servers, workstations and network 24/7/365.

     

    Our team of highly skilled technicians work behind the scenes to customize a set of managed services to optimize and maintain the performance of your network. We help you:

     

    - Reduce downtime
    - Reduce costly repair visits
    - Improve performance
    - Improve employee satisfaction
    - Increase overall company productivity

    Network Security

    Managed Security

    24/7 Anywhere Email Access​

    Business is better with Microsoft Office 365. It’s the Office you know, with additional tools to help you work better together.

     

    Microsoft Office 365 is a cloud-based productivity suite designed to help meet your company’s needs for security, reliability, and productivity.

     

    Get Microsoft Office 365 services and support from Akyzen, a Microsoft reseller. We will take away the challenge of administration and management of the productivity suite. We will be your IT experts, saving you time and money in hiring your own. We have dedicated account managers to work with you to assess your business productivity needs. Then we assist you in the implementation, migration, deployment and training of the new features and upgrades.

    Backup and Disaster Recovery

    Backup and
    Disaster Recovery

    Consistent Data Availability with Cloud Backups

    Akyzen’s Backup and Disaster Recovery service is fast, reliable, on- and off-premise, and makes your life easier! No more worrying about on-site backup failure, or missing a crucial disk backup.

     

    We provide an easy way to secure your data, removing the hassle from on-site backup solutions. We give you the convenience and efficiency of the cloud and make sure your data is stored safely and securely off-site so you can stay in business should a disaster strike. Akyzen Disaster Recovery Services provide:

     

    - Continuous Automated Backups
    - Continuous Recovery
    - Cloud Recovery Targets
    - Backup Accelerator
    - 80% Faster Backups

    Microsoft Office 365

    Microsoft Office 365
    and Support

    24/7 Anywhere Email Access​

    Business is better with Microsoft Office 365. It’s the Office you know, with additional tools to help you work better together.

     

    Microsoft Office 365 is a cloud-based productivity suite designed to help meet your company’s needs for security, reliability, and productivity.

     

    Get Microsoft Office 365 services and support from Akyzen, a Microsoft reseller. We will take away the challenge of administration and management of the productivity suite. We will be your IT experts, saving you time and money in hiring your own. We have dedicated account managers to work with you to assess your business productivity needs. Then we assist you in the implementation, migration, deployment and training of the new features and upgrades.

  • Cloud Migration

    We at Akyzen think that going to cloud, implementing cloud, whatever you want to call it, is really not just a transaction but a journey and the customer should do this in the proper phases, step-by-step according to their particular conditions and business needs in particular.

     

    Contact us for a free consultation of your current network and find out how you can benefit from a full or hybrid Cloud migration.

  • Technology Spotlight:
    DevOps

    DevOps combines structured process definitions and refinements with significant automation to achieve faster throughput, moving functions and features from Development to Production with higher quality and lower costs. We define DevOps as: “Services that are executed in support of the Coding and Testing functions of a software development project using Cloud or dedicated resources, promoting faster delivery, better quality products and better application stability while allowing developers and testers to focus on their primary functions (creating and testing software).”

     

    We work with clients' IT leadership to evaluate and solve their biggest existing IT challenges. Our DevOps Framework has been created over many years of deep industry experience, insight and thought leadership. Our expertise spans across most industry sectors from Financial Services to Retail. Clients count on us to transform their IT Strategy by helping to update their processes, implement better tools or bring in more specialized resources.

  • Staff Augmentation

    We evaluate existing staff capabilities, determine any gaps, and fill key positions.

    Benefits

    We help you address the need for rapid response to fill project team positions and meet business objectives. Our focus is on evaluating existing staff capabilities, determining the gap, and filling key positions. Our strategy is to leverage existing resources and utilize outsourced services and contract workers. Partner with Akyzen, meet business objectives and eliminate budget constraints. We recruit the candidates, conduct background checks, assess their technical capabilities, and present you with only the resources that prove to be the perfect match to your requirements.

    Services Offered

    Fulfill short term and long term staffing needs with a single person or a project team. Contractors can be on-site or off-site, onshore, nearshore, and offshore. Some of the list of talent we provide to our clients are:

     

    Managed Services

    Application Development

    Application Maintenance

    Agile Software Developers

    DevOps Engineer

    Security Engineer

    System Engineer

    Project/Program Manager

    Internet/Cloud Engineer

    eCommerce

    Programmer

    Database Architect

    Database Administration

    Business Analyst

    Product Manager

    Help Desk Support Professionals

  • Jobs

    Whether you're a job seeker interested in working for an IT firm that's focused on delivering high-end, scalable client solutions, or a hiring manager, IT manager, HR Talent Acquisition professional, VMS office or procurement specialist looking for contractors, please contact us for an opportunity to speak with you.

  • Leadership

    Akyzen recognizes that our success is rooted in our professional relationships.

    IT Support Professional

    Jill Sanchez

    President

    Jill has over 20 years of business and operations management experience. She is the key point of contact for Sales, Professional Services, HR, and Finance. Jill is heavily involved in day-to-day operations, making sure the organization runs efficiently. She has over 5 years of experience pertaining specifically to DevOps. Jill has a BA from the University of Texas at Dallas.

    Technology Solutions Professional

    Sal Alvarez

    IT Director

    Sal has over 20 years of experience offering Technology Solutions and Consulting. As Akyzen’s IT Director, Sal is focused on Cloud Infrastructure and Digital Transformation, shifting the burden of IT management from on-premise to virtual/remote. Sal also helps companies focus on their core business by implementing comprehensive IT Managed Services, Cloud Backups and Disaster Recovery for consistent data availability, and provides expert solutions and support for Industry tools such as MS Office 365.

    IT Managed Services Professional

    Kerry Fleming

    Chief Technology Officer

    Kerry has over 15 years of IT consulting and project delivery experience. He is deeply experienced in the delivery of IT, Infrastructure Architecture Implementations, and Technology solutions.

  • Contact Us

    Today it is essential for an organization to have an IT Strategy in place to define a roadmap for the system architecture, applications and tools that are required to support the company’s growth plans. We have the expertise to develop a meaningful, actionable strategy. Contact Us.

     

    Chicago

    1016 W. Jackson

    Chicago, IL 60607

    312.242.1827

     

    Dallas

    13355 Noel Rd

    Suite 1100

    Dallas, TX 75240

    469.844.9277

     

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