DRS: Navigating all your IT Needs

Michael Meloy, CEO
In a hi-tech competitive world where information is considered the greatest power, data grows multifold with the growth of a business. The businesses today cannot afford to lose their competitive edge by giving excessive attention on managing vast amount of data rather than the core business. Technology is constantly shaping and altering the way business is done, and standing ahead in the crowd can be a tough nut to crack. For the same reason organizations are seeking help of technology solution providers like DRS for a reliable and scalable solution to takes their business a level to the fore.

Michael Meloy founded NSI Group in 2000 which later became DRS. Based in Youngstown, Ohio. DRS is an all round IT consulting and services firm specializing in data center services and design, managed services, cloud computing services, and consulting expertise in the areas of networking, voice, virtualization, SAN, security, and connectivity. "We strive to deliver the customers every aspect of IT and we manage everything we deliver," says Michael, CEO of DRS.

DRS handles the physical needs of an organization's IT infrastructure. The businesses can be at ease knowing that their core server, network and communications equipment are housed in a hardened environment that is climate controlled with a clean, constant power source, and gigabits of available bandwidth ready and waiting.
It also has services like data recovery, business continuity and colocation which allows an organization to operate without any interruptions and to concentrate on the core business.

The organization has worked with many well known companies in Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. DRS clientele include Airports, State and Local Governments, Hospitals, Large franchises and Financial institutions. DRS is partnered with vendors like CISCO, VMWARE, EMC2, HP, Microsoft, to provide services such as cloud computing, disaster recovery, help desk, managed services, virtualization and IP Voice.

DRS is one of the few technology firms that specializes in all aspects of IT. It has SSAE16 SOC#3 certifications and has also won awards like CRN TECH ELITE 250, MSP mentor 100, CRN Fast Growth 100 list, CRN Tech Elite 250 and others. Talking about the road ahead, "We will continue to expand our fiber reach and data center reach as well as the services. We have grown and we will continue to grow with an annual rate of 20-30 percent," adds Michael.

When it comes to taking decisions regarding the cloud service provider, the most significant thing is to find a provider who can understand individual business needs. The services of DRS meet the needs of small to large businesses that are looking for a reliable source of IT Consulting and Infrastructure Management. DRS strives to help a business running at peak performance and goes an extra mile to help the clients deal with their IT issues even before they arise.

Company
DRS

Headquarters
Youngstown, OH

Management
Michael Meloy, CEO

Description
A provider of data center services and design, managed services, cloud computing services, and consulting expertise in the areas of networking, voice, virtualization, SAN, security, and connectivity