Serving nearly two decades as Cisco Canada's National Architectures & Strategy Lead, Rod strategically glued the Cisco San Jose (Ivory tower) initiatives to street level reality,
Rod brings a unique and deep understanding with leadership to the Completely Managed team. His global relationships and impeccable reputation have been his calling card and key to the growth of Completely Managed Inc.
In May 2014, Completely Managed Inc. started by addressing a global partner configuration and provisioning challenge for San Jose's very own, Cisco Systems.
Rod and team have put Completely Managed on the map with the inventions of the Cisco Config To Order Portal (CTOP), Cisco qForia, Visual Configurator and the wild success of the Industrialized Xperience SmartKits.
From Simplifying Cisco’s configuration processes to providing Network in a Box - full featured Video, Voice and Networking solutions within small rollable “Kit” form factors.
Rod, now Leading Completely Managed Inc. maintains a deep alliance with Cisco, however; to better serve it’s customer needs, Completely Managed has forged key relationships with most IT/OT industry leaders including various platform integrations to compliment and widen LANAWARE's overall Services capabilities.
With our in house Private Data Centre, via our NoC, our team of Certified Engineers and a skilled Software Developers, we established a very referencible, credible and quality services driven, delivery engine.
Through innovative partnerships and alliances, we have enabled Cisco and it's world-wide partner community with streamlined technical confiuration processes, we armed partner’s with our rugged, Industrialized Xperience SmartKit portfolio. We designed the Xperience SmartKits to take most any form of technology with you but in a portable and secure “Command Centre” fashion.
Providing the above products and services, we developed, hosted, managed and supported Cisco and it's partners, to the new evolution of the what we call The Customer Xperience!
With wider sights, Rod and team set focus to innovate the process of automating the fundamental understanding and awareness of OT/ICS networks,
Making it easier to understanding and visualize design, security and overall performance. In doing so, our Software team began the development of our LANAWARE OT purposed suite of solutions.
LANAWARE is designed to be the central Hub for OT Network Operations. LANAWARE integrates features to Audit, Assess, Cyber Secure, Backup and provide the vehicle for 24/7 Security & Health Monitoring. LANAWARE certainly addresses IT needs however is also built to address OT, ICS/IDC Networks and Assets.
LANAWARE is SCADA aware and as such, offers integrations to leading OPC/UA middleware commonly found within OT environments.
As a connected LANAWARE Service, our Network Engineers solve problems. From HMI/PLC and even I/O performance issues through to connectiviey including Wired & Wireless Network and Security challenges. Our speciality is in IT/OT compliance, Audits to managed Cyber Security, Virtualization, Patch Management and Backup (DR) Services.
As we work with Operators of OT and IT leads, we realize that a convergence of OT & IT is well underway. Our purpose in bridging the approach and technology gaps while respecting the differences in solutions and strategy between IT and OT. This is our most valuable asset.
With a deep understanding of IT and OT, our focus, skills, software and solutions, address the real-time complexities of OT and sensative SCADA devices and traffic.
Simply said, we bridge the best practices of both worlds.
Hosted and Secured behind our very own private Datacentre, LANAWARE fuels our 24/7 ICS / IDC Network Monitoring, Cyber Security, Backup and Management Services.
Out technology is surrounded by experienced and dedicated Engineering and Software Development resources. Collectively, we provide the following services to many of the worlds leading manufacturing environments, across all key manufacturing industries.
Network CyberSecurity Audit/Assessments through to thoroughly understand your connected assetts.
Cyber Security Audits and 24/7 Services to meet ISA/IEC compliancy and emerging standards
Monitoring, Backup & DR Services for OS / Server Applications Patching, Backup and Restoration Services
Ad-Hoc ICS Network Design & Deployment Services.