Where Your IT Needs Are Always 1st Priority!
1st Priority Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2001 and provides computer network integration, managed services, security consulting, point-of-sale, computer hardware procurement, off-site backup services, email services and network design for all size companies.
Sun State Ford
Air-Pak Products and Services
Peninsula Metal Finishing
PremierCare· Double Diamond Thoroughbred Farm
Successful professionals requiring high level computer services for their home offices.
All of the clients listed, or their parent company, have been clients for 10 years or more.
Providing exceptional service and expertise at a reasonable price has led to a remarkably stable client. 1st Priority’s network engineers together provide decades of valuable experience in all areas of networking technology, providing a team with unequaled hands on understanding so crucial for quality service.
Add Jerry management experience overseeing hundreds of employees and 1st Priority is able to provide a unique combination of business and technical insight to our clients.
Clients in the Health Industry and at the highest levels of commerce and industry require state of the art solutions featuring high security, round the clock availability, distributed solutions housed in protected facilities and remotely available computing for clients. We routinely configure servers, workstations, routers, firewalls and switches in scenarios involving multiple locations utilizing ISP routed backbones or VPN’s we create.
Some clients are configured with multiple virtual servers running on a server hardware host in which classic single operating system servers are virtualized for redundancy. Users may access their email, data and applications via pc’s, tablets or smart phone and data may be synchronized seamlessly across multiple devices and the cloud.
Clients can depend on our quality implementation of the latest technologies for maintaining redundancy, instant fail over of servers and connectivity, high availability, data backups, archiving and bare metal restore capability for key devices. All are configured with redundant data protection systems, both onsite and off.
Security management includes PSI certifications for larger point of sale systems, enterprise firewalls, network segmenting using VLANs, enterprise WIFI access points, vulnerability testing, redundant anti-malware systems and top of the line monitoring software with the capability of automated updating to maintain the highest standards of preparedness. With clients involved in defense procurement and in the medical field, 1st Priority has substantial and current experience in the most demanding security environments.
Managed services providing monitoring 24/7/365 using the top software suite available it standard for most of our clients. This suite also allows remote access, automated updates of all types, instant reporting to us and our clients and delivery of key network requirements managed in a single location. A full range of reporting is available and significant outages and issues are seen in advance and are reported to engineers via email or text instantly, allowing for instant response and proactive maintenance.
Jerry A. Chesser, President and Owner, has over 20 years of experience in computer networking, including managing a corporate hub site which serviced over 5000 users in a Fortune 500 company. He also taught Computer Networking and the Microsoft Systems Engineer certification track as an Adjunct Professor at Florida Metropolitan University and Valencia Community College. Before launching 1stPriority Technologies, his former positions include Florida’s Network Design Engineer for CompUSA’s Business Networks Division, Florida Network Supervisor for CB Richard Ellis, Network Engineer for Colonial High School and Managing Network Consultant at IntelliTeam. Jerry has achieved three high level computer engineering certifications in addition to his 5 years of graduate studies in two separate fields. Mr. Chesser has directed multiple businesses managing as many as 100 employees. As an entrepreneur he has helped start two technology companies and is the owner of 1st Priority Technologies, Inc.
Matthew Chesser was the Network Supervisor for International Property Management Group and joined 1st Priority Technology as a network technician in 2006. In addition to his hands on experience, he has received Computer/Network training at Valencia Community College. Matthew has now moved to full engineer status, managing and installing servers, firewalls, in addition to client computers. His particular specialties include commercial Wi-Fi devices, enterprise accounting software admin, remote access via phones and tablets, all things Mac and onsite troubleshooting of client issues.
Our service includes a comprehensive consult to help identify gaps and opportunities, a comprehensive report that includes a project plan with timelines and milestones, a cost analysis, and a schedule. We also offer a suite of quality products that will help you get there quickly and smoothly.
1st Priority Technologies has been a leading provider of managed services for over 2 decades. We have the experience and expertise to do it right the first time. Call us today at 407 523 1977.