VC Co-op Business Services and Solutions

For over 65 years, our instincts have guided us to success. Providing unrivaled local service, discovering world-class technology, and promoting economic development in the communities we serve. Today, we believe that through our cutting-edge technology and communication services, we can grow your small business or large enterprise to compete in a global market. Let us take the worry out of keeping your business connected and secure. Our team of experts have you covered.

Network Design and Management

Let us take your network to the next level. We offer a range of network services, from securing and optimizing your existing network to building robust and scalable networks to accommodate your growing business. We can implement new network components, run cable through new or existing infrastructure, and provide support every step of the way. Let us begin developing IT strategies aimed to grow your business today.

Wireless Networks

Our certified technicians can help organizations large and small leverage their networks to build stronger connections with their customers, partners, and employees. Whether boosting employee and team productivity, or providing the ability to stay connected to customers and partners on an anytime-anywhere basis, your communication investments are strategic assets that can help you stay ahead of the competition. With a free on-site consultation, we will work with you to find the right sized equipment, from stable enterprise-level to reliable small-scale networks. Our easy-to-use complete wireless network will be the tech advantage to elevate your business to the next level of service.

Switching and Routing

Connecting your business is important. That is why we’ve partnered with Extreme Networks to offer the most comprehensive, high-performance network access and switching products. Extreme Networks serves more than 20,000 customers in 80-plus countries with high-performance, software-driven networking solutions. Our Extreme Partnership empowers us to deliver you an IT infrastructure that’s fast, resilient and can tune itself to the demands of users, applications and security threats — from wired to wireless or desktop to datacenter.

Cyber Security

Protecting your business from a cyber security threat should be your number one priority. Our cyber security services offers a way to find vulnerabilities and close any loopholes in a network that might cause it to become compromised by an external force.

Here is a list of the Federal Communications Commission’s top 10 cyber security tips for small business:

  1. Train Employees in Security Principles
  2. Protect Information, Computers, and Networks from Cyber Attacks
  3. Provide Firewall Security for Your Internet Connection
  4. Create a Mobile Device Action Plan
  5. Make Backup Copies of Important Business Data and Information
  6. Control Physical Access to Your Computers and Create User Accounts for Each Employee
  7. Secure Your Wi-Fi Networks
  8. Employ Best Practices on Payment Cards
  9. Limit Employee Access to Data and Information, Limit Authority to Install Software
  10. Passwords and Authentication

Are you protected? Let us help give you peace of mind and ensure that your business will not be one of the forty small businesses at risk of being a victim of a cyber-crime.

Computer Sales, Diagnostics & Repair

Whether troubleshooting a slow computer, or installing multiple networked workstations, we eliminate the worry. Allow our experienced technicians to keep your business running smoothly, from hand-building custom computers to optimizing and troubleshooting software. Let us maximize the potential of your business.

Server Solutions and Management

Maximize your productivity by letting us design a customized server solution, both in the cloud and on-site. With access to all major manufacturers, we can help you find the right hardware for you company, along with the services to install and manage it.

Managed IT Solutions

Vernon Communications Cooperative’s Managed IT Solutions takes a proactive approach to managing your IT systems. Remote workstation, server and network monitoring and maintenance allows us to mitigate or prevent small issues before they become big problems. With network monitoring, workstation management and desktop optimization performed on a regular basis, your computer network will run to its full potential.

We hire the experts so that you don’t have to. With on staff System Administrators and Network Engineers, we already retain the knowledge and experience that you need to maintain your IT systems, without needing to staff several full-time employees. If your network needs to be redesigned, or you need to migrate your files and settings to a new server, we have specialists to complete the job properly.

Voice Systems

For over 65 years, Vernon Communications Cooperative has been a leader in voice technology, providing customizable digital and IP-based phone systems to fit any business need. Whatever your budget, we can provide a complete system of business phones and communication solutions. We partner with Avaya, who is a global leader in communication technology with proven reliability and 100 years of experience in the industry. With our proven team of experts, you will get full voice service with 24/7 technical support.

  • Hosted Phone System (VOIP)
  • Integrated Conferencing
  • Centralized Administration
  • Efficient Operations

COMMUNICATION SERVICES

  • Internet: You have the devices and we have the speed to fit your needs. We have the fastest broadband, with speeds up to 1 Gig, and our trained, professional, 24/7 technical support is here for any question big or small. Our state-of-the art fiber optic technology, combined with the most innovative equipment makes us an industry leader.
  • Phone: Whether you need one line or many, we can customize your phone service to fit business needs. Time is money and with reliable, crystal clear connection you will never miss a call.
  • TV: We have the channels your customers want, including high definition, premium channels, and local content. We offer digital service with no contracts and weather resistant reliability. Our TV packages are suited for commercial establishments and multi-dwelling facilities.

Security & Automation

A full suite of interactive commercial services tailored to support a wide range of small and medium sized businesses, from single properties to multi-location enterprises. With state of the art services like interactive security, video awareness, and energy management solutions, we give you peace of mind knowing that your properties are protected and your business is running smoothly — no matter where you are.