Welcome to GSC IT Solutions
A division of the Granite State Communications family, GSC IT Solutions is a leading provider of innovative IT solutions that help advance, grow, and protect businesses of all sizes throughout the New England region.
We’re locally owned and operated with a strong reputation for providing outstanding and proactive customer service. We have a proven track record of success for over 40 years.
Our World-class Partners
GSC IT Solutions has been a partner of Hewlett Packard (HP) for several years, but in early 2019 made the decision to formally adopt the Aruba Networks wireless networking product line in an effort to diversify our offering. Both HP and Aruba are well respected names within the IT industry, and continue to be a dominant force within specific market segments and verticals.
Aruba Networks, formerly known as Aruba Wireless Networks, is a Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company. The company continues to focus on campus and branch networking, offering reliable mobility and IoT solutions for organizations of all sizes. With services offered as software from the public or private cloud, Aruba also delivers secure connectivity for mobile and IoT.
Gartner has positioned KnowBe4 highest and furthest overall in the Leaders’ Quadrant for our ability to execute and our completeness of vision in the 2019 Magic Quadrant for the Security Awareness Computer-Based Training (CBT) market. This is the third consecutive year KnowBe4 has been recognized as a Leader in this report.
KnowBe4 is the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform that helps you manage the ongoing problem of social engineering.
The KnowBe4 platform is user-friendly and intuitive. It was built to scale for busy IT pros that have 16 other fires to put out. Our goal was to design the most powerful, yet easy-to-use platform available.
APC by Schneider Electric, formerly known as American Power Conversion Corporation, is a manufacturer of uninterruptible power supplies, electronics peripherals and data center products. In 2007, APC was acquired by Schneider Electric, a multinational European corporation known globally for its expertise in energy management and automation. This led to the establishment of the Critical Power & Cooling Services (CPCS) Business Unit, which now includes the APC and MGE UPS Systems brands.
APC is known for product developments such as SurgeArrest® surge protectors; Matrix-UPS®, the industry’s first modular UPS; a new generation of Smart-UPS; the company’s first Back-UPS Pro® models; and the Symmetra® Power Array™ which revolutionized the industry with redundancy, scalability and serviceability in a single solution.
Axcient provides Recovery-as-a-Service for businesses to protect their data and applications. The company’s platform manages data backup, data recovery, disaster recovery, regulatory compliance, cloud storage, online backup and granular data recovery from a single web-based service to eliminate data loss for small to large businesses.
In 2014, Axcient acquired DirectRestore, a granular recovery technology solutions provider. DirectRestore’s product portfolio enables the restoration of mainstream applications such as SQL Server and Microsoft Exchange database backups and replications which Axcient will integrate into their single solution and OEM the software. In July 2017, eFolder merged with Axcient.
Gartner rated Axcient as “Excellent” in its Critical Capabilities for Recovery as a Service report and a “Visionary” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for DRaaS. Axcient was also ranked as a “Leader” by Forrester in the Disaster Recovery as a Service Provider Forrester Wave and a “Leader” in the IDC MarketScape DRaaS vendor assessment.
Bosch Security and Safety Systems of North America
GSC IT became partners with Bosch Security and Safety Systems of North America in 2018. They offer a wide portfolio of IP camera, video management, and video analytics. Bosch is a household name for most consumers, and this partnership allows us to offer our customers a complete range of safety, security, and communication products and systems to fit the widest range of applications.
Axis is the market leader in network video including network cameras, video encoders, accessories and application software. They invented the world’s first network camera in 1996, initiating the shift from analog to digital technology, and have been innovators in video surveillance ever since. Over the past 20+ years Axis has worked to increase the security of millions of people worldwide and helping to meet the growing need for a smarter, safer world.
GSC IT Solutions is a certified partner and installation partner, and can leverage the entire Axis Communication portfolio of products to deliver a “best-in-class” solution to our customers.
Hubbell Incorporated is an international manufacturer of quality electrical and electronic products for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, industrial and utility applications. With 2016 revenues of $3.5 billion, Hubbell Incorporated operates manufacturing facilities in the United States and around the world. The corporate headquarters is located in Shelton,CT is an industry leader in the structure cabling and wire management marketplace.
GSC IT Solutions is a certified installer of the Hubbell products, providing us the ability to bring to market the most robust and comprehensive copper and fiber based network solutions.
GSC IT became partners with Ruckus Wireless in 2017 to expand our ability to offer our customers WiFi internet solutions. Ruckus is a worldwide leader in wireless solutions for a wide range of industries, and business segments. They share our strong commitment to technological innovation and customer service.
For more about this partnership, read the press release.
ASUSTOR is a leading innovator and provider of private cloud storage (network attached storage) and video surveillance (network video recorder) solutions, also specializing in the development and integration of related firmware, hardware and applications. They are devoted to providing the world with an unparalleled user experience and the most complete set of network storage solutions possible.
Mitel is an industry leader providing business communications solutions that help companies connect, collaborate and take care of their customers anywhere, anytime, over any device. With over 40 years of experience providing business communication solutions, more than 60 million users in 100 countries have entrusted Mitel with their communication needs. Mitel is an industry visionary that has been recognized by Gartner as a Leader in Unified Communications, and is the fastest-growing global cloud communication provider in the world.
Throughout our 45 years of industry leadership, innovation has been core to Mitel’s DNA – helping them continuously evolve to meet customer needs and drive the industry forward. Mitel offers the industry’s broadest portfolio of business phone systems, collaboration and contact center solutions allowing them to support the communications needs of the smallest business to the largest enterprise—both in the cloud and on premise.
Mitel allows GSC IT Solutions to bring the broadest, most advanced, and cost effective communications solutions to our customers. Regardless of the size of your business, or specific communications needs, Mitel allows GSC IT Solutions to offer a full range of premise and cloud based solutions that can evolve to meet your current and future business needs.
- Mitel Company Stats
- Over $1.3B in revenue
- 4 time Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for UC
- Frost & Sullivan 2017 Growth Excellence Leader in UC in North America
- Over 1,600 patents & applications
As part of our Microsoft Office 365 product offerings, GSC IT Solutions has partnered with Barracuda Networks to provide critical email security and cloud backup services specifically designed for the O365 products. The Barracuda product suite is a significant complement to the O365 services, providing a robust security solution that includes SPAM filter, and mitigation of zero-day threats.
The Barracuda suite also allows business to meet the stringent needs for compliance with robust archiving, and encryption tools. Along with email security, archiving and encryption, the Barracuda services provide an unlimited cloud-to-cloud backup that allows clients to protect their critical Exchange email, OneDrive, and SharePoint data.
More than 150,000 organizations worldwide trust Barracuda to protect them – in ways they may not even know they are at risk – so they can focus on taking their business to the next level.
A strong collaboration culture drives competitive advantage. Optimize your video and voice collaboration environment with expert, full lifecycle services and support from Polycom. Our technical experts and consultants will help you establish and maintain a mission-critical collaboration environment and provide an exceptional user experience every time.
The Star2Star Communications solution provides the most secure communications with features you can rely on, including:
- Data encryption
- 24/7/365 monitoring and real-time alerts
- Managed network services
- Customizable security reporting
A major drive for GSC IT Solutions to select Star2Star was for the ability to meet our client’s needs for compliance. Regardless of the industry or business segment, the Star2Star products enable our clients to cost effectively adopt VoIP and UC technologies, while also meeting stringent compliance requirements. Star2Star is fully committed to ensuring their network and communication services adhere to a myriad of regulatory standard such as GSA, HIPAA, PCI, CPNI, Safe Harbor, and More!
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