During our 20 years in business, we have accumulated many experiences. Allow us to build upon our experiences by taking care of your IT needs.

Pate Consulting, Inc. has 20 years of experience in the consulting field. Technically certified by Microsoft, Cisco, and Red Hat, Pate can provide you with the best service available. Pate Consulting, Inc. has provided turnkey IT solutions in the following capacities:

Cloud Services and Virtualization

  • Cloud Computing Environment using Amazon EC2
  • Hyper-V migration and support including replication and failover
  • Virtualization with Xen Hypervisor
  • Virtualization with VMWare VSphere 4, 5, and 6

Open Source

  • Network Monitoring with Zenoss and Nagios
  • File/Print Servers with Samba
  • Database Servers with PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB and MongoDB
  • Stateful Firewalling with IPTables and pf
  • IPSec and SSL VPNs
  • Directory Services with OpenLDAP
  • Windows 2003/2008/2012 Server Connectivity with OpenLDAP, ACL Support, and Samba
  • Diskless Workstations with Linux Terminal Server
  • Web Services with Apache
  • Email Servers with Sendmail/Postfix/Qmail/Exim
  • Local and Remote Backup Servers with AMANDA, Rsync
  • Dynamic DNS Servers with DHCP and DNS


  • PIX and ASA firewall configurations including SSL and IPSec VPN configurations
  • Router configuration including password recovery, configuration backup, troubleshooting
  • Switch implementation including VLAN configurations
  • Phone systems with Unity and Call Manager Express


  • Microsoft Windows 2000, 2003, Vista, XP, 2008 R2, and 2012 R2
  • IIS web hosting and configuration
  • Microsoft Exchange 5.5 – 2013 Implementation/Support
  • Active Directory Setup/Integration

In order to maintain our first class customer service, Pate Consulting, Inc. continues to stay on top of latest technologies and newest products.