Professional 
  Services

Expand & Enable Your IT Team with Chi’s Certified IT Professionals

From Design to Configuration to Deployment

 

For over 50 years, businesses and organizations have counted on Chi Corporation to guide their IT strategies and purchases, particularly in the areas of Networking, Security, Storage, Backup & Recovery, and Virtualization.

Chi’s certified IT professionals and partners offer expertise in designing, configuring, and implementing well-architected and fully-integrated technologies. Working with your IT team, we assess your environment to understand your challenges, goals, and needs. We then architect the right solution for your requirements, help you plan for operational changes, and stay with you until your project is completed.

Below is an outline of our Professional Services that include Infrastructure Solutions, Cloud Solutions & Data Center Migration, Security Services, Business Resilience, and Project Management.  To learn more please contact Chi directly at 440-498-2310 or sales@chicorporation.com.

Infrastructure Solutions

Servers

  • Cisco (UCS-B, UCS-C, UCS-E, UCS-S)
  • HPE (BladeSystem, C7000, ProLiant DL)
  • Dell (PowerEdge Rack, PowerEdge M Series)

 

Storage

  • Dell/EMC (VMAX, XtremIO, VNX, Isilon, Unity, Compellent)
  • HPE (3Par)
  • Netapp (FAS Series, E-Series, AFF Series)
Converged/
Hyper-Converged
  • FlexPOD
  • HyperFlex
  • VxRail, VxRack, vBlock

 

Automation

  • Ansible
  • Vmware VRA
  • Morpheus
  • Powershell

Route/Switch

  • Extreme (Enterasis, Aerohive, Brocade, Zebra)
  • Cisco (IOS, Nexus, ASA, Meraki, Wi-Fi, MDS, Firepower, ACI)
  • Juniper (EX Switches, SRX Firewalls, MX Routers)
  • HPE (VirtualConnect, Aruba Switches, Wi-Fi)
  • Fortinet (Fortigate Firewalls, IDS/IPS)
  • Brocade (Brocade Director and Storage Switches)
  • Checkpoint (NGX Firewalls, IDS/IPS)

Backup / Recovery

  • Dell/EMC (Recoverpoint, Data Domain, Networker, Avamar, IDPA)
  • Veritas/Symantec (NetBackup, Enterprise Vault)
  • Commvault Complete Backup
  • VEEAM
  • Zerto

Virtualization

  • Citrix (XenApp, XenDesktop, Netscaler, XenServer)
  • Linux Virtualization (RHEV, KVM)
  • Hyper-V (System Center Virtual Machine Manager, Storage Spaces Direct, Clustered Windows Storage)
  • Docker (Kubernetes, Docker Swarm)

Microsoft Solutions

  • O365
  • License Auditing
  • SharePoint
  • Active Directory
  • SQL Server
  • SCCM

Cloud Solutions
& Data Center Migration

IT Assessment Consulting
  • IT Strategy Development
  • Datacenter Assessment
  • Network/Storage Assessments

 

Software as a Services
  • Microsoft (Office 365 Migrations, Sharepoint)
Platforms
  • Amazon (AWS)
  • Microsoft (Azure)
  • Google (Google Cloud Platform)

 

Technologies
  • VMware(vSphere, vCloud Director)
  • Cloudian (HyperStore)
  • Hitachi (HCP Object Store
  • Platform)
  • SwiftStack (Objectstore)
  • OpenStack(Cloud OS)
  • Calix (COMPASS)
Transition Services
  • Assessment
    • Cloud Readiness
    • Network and Design
    • Server Utilization and Configuration
    • Storage Utilization and Configuration
  • Planning
    • Cloud Strategy Design
    • Business Prioritization
    • Application Dependency Analysis
  • Execution
    • Transition Planning and Execution

AWS Cloud Expertise

AWS Services
  • App Modernization
  • Security
  • Migrations
  • DevOps
  • IOT
  • SAAS Enablement
  • Serverless
  • Microsoft EC2
  • DYNAMODB
  • AWS GOVCLOUD
  • VMWare Cloud on AWS
  • Government
  • Non-Profit

 

VMware Cloud on AWS Security & Compliance
  • HIPPA/HITRUST, PCI, GDPR
  • Compliance
  • Audit Preparation
  • Architectural Controls & Guidance
  • Creation of run book
  • Dedicated or community environments
AWS Cloud Security & Compliance
  • GDPR, PCI, HIPAA
  • FedRAMP, FISMA ITAR, DFARS 171, CJIS
  • Architecture, tools and processes
  • Documentation and training
  • Audit preparation
  • U.S. Citizen, CONUS-based team
  • Creation of operational run book
End-to-End Modernization Services
  • Strategy & Ideation
  • Migration & Modernization
  • Modern Cloud Management
  • Optimization

Security Services

Security Management
  • vCISO
  • Business Alignment
  • Strategic Program Guidance
  • Executive Summaries
  • Metrics and KPIs
Identity and Access Management
  • User Provisioning
  • Access Management
  • Privileged User Management
Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Social Engineering
  • Security Framework Assessment
  • S-SDLC
  • IT Risk Management
Data Governance
  • Data Classification
  • Data Protection Audits
Security Assurance
  • Security program assessments
  • Vulnerability assessments
  • Penetration testing
  • Cloud security assessments
  • Wireless assessments
  • Technical security controls (NIST, ISO 27001, PCI DSS, HIPAA/HITECH)Wireless Assessments
Cyber and Infrastructure Security
  • Advanced malware protection
  • Data center & perimeter protection
  • Network risk assessment
  • Security monitoring services (SIEM)
  • Automation & orchestration
  • Host & end point security
  • Cloud & virtualization security
  • Security device management
  • Mobile security

Business Reilience

IT Disaster Recovery Program Development
  • Current State vs Future State Analysis
  • Risk Assessment
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • IT Resilience & Recovery Strategy Development
  • IT Disaster Recovery Plan Development
  • Disaster Recovery Runbook Development
  • DR Program Governance
  • IT Resilience & Recovery Testing & Exercising
Business Resilience Program Development
  • Risk Assessment
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • Business Resilience & Recovery Plan Development
  • Business Resilience & Recovery Governance
  • Business Resilience & Recovery
  • Testing & Exercising

Project Management

 

Our Specialties
  • Managing strategic, mission-critical initiatives
  • Recovering troubled projects
  • Interim leadership
  • Filling skill set gaps
  • Supplementing resources when demand exceeds capacity
PMO Deployment, Operation & Optimization

Chi can help you right-size your PMO based on portfolio size and level of project management maturity within your organization.

Project Management Team

Chi’s team works closely with your project personnel to build project management competency while ensuring successful execution of projects.