Wikstrom Technologies provides Design, Purchase, Installation and Maintenance of office networks, internet access, wide-area private networks (VPNs), and other telecommunications needs. To help your business grow, we also design, sell, install, and support systems for point-of-sale, local office and wide-area file-serving, and remote backup services to keep your data safe.
Computer Networking & Custom Programming
Wikstrom Technologies has experience in a wide array of computer networking and programming technologies. We can design a network from the ground up which will fulfill your specific needs.
Design, Wiring, & Network Hardware
Building new or remodeling? Need to upgrade your current wiring? Make sure your building is wired with the latest technology. We can build 1G, 10G, 40G, or 100G networks. We can also help you upgrade your legacy networks to improve performance and productivity. Support mobile stations with a business-class wireless network and keep computers, printers, servers, and other networked devices running their fastest on a wired network.
Keep your network secure on the inside and the outside. Make sure your computers and files are secure within your network, that your systems remain free of viruses, worms, greyware, and other malware, and that there are no ‘back doors’ into your network. We can provide security solutions from Cisco and SonicWall, and we offer custom network security based on Linux and BSD, including pfSense firewalls.
Wikstrom Telephone Company is proud to partner with Netgate, a leading provider of open-source security solutions. As a result of this partnership Wikstrom Telephone Company is able to offer its clients access to Netgate firewalls, which provide robust network security and protection against cyber threats.
Netgate firewalls offer a powerful combination of performance and flexibility, making them an ideal solution for organizations of all sizes. These firewalls provide comprehensive network protection, including intrusion detection and prevention, advanced threat management, and network segmentation. By partnering with Netgate, Wikstrom Telephone company is able to offer its customers the peace of mind that comes with knowing their networks are protected by the best security technology available today.
File Servers & Remote Backup
Share files between five users or five thousand, in one office or with branch offices across the region or nation. We can set up a new networked storage system or upgrade an existing Windows or Samba file server. Windows, macOS, Linux, and computers can all share the same files.
We can help protect your data against disaster, accidental deletion, or corruption by installing remote backup services. Automatic backups of your data are made to secured, battery-backed, RAID-protected servers. If you lose a file, or even a whole computer, you can easily get your data back.
Speed and centralize access to important business data, or even make your public data searchable on the Internet. We have years of experience in Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, and PostgreSQL database servers. We can design and install a database system at your location, or your data can be stored in one of our secure, power-protected locations.
Prevent spam from reaching your inbox. We provide spam filtering using SpamAssassin and custom software developed over years of real-world spam-fighting experience. Your spam filtering solution can be fully customized and includes advanced spam-fighting tools such as greylisting and auto-whitelisting. Spam filtering can be seamlessly integrated into your existing email system, or your email can be hosted and spam-filtered directly on our servers.
Web Servers, Management Hosting & Colocation
When you host your website in our datacenters. Your site will be protected by redundant Internet routes, automatic data snapshots & backups, and electric power backed by both battery and generator. Co-locate your server with us, or let us provide the server.
Server & Desktop Support
We will keep your current computer systems monitored and maintained to run at their peak.
Proxy Serving & Content Filtering
Filter adult-oriented and other objectionable websites or reduce web traffic on your Internet connection by using a proxy server. We have years of experience in running proxy servers in an ISP environment.
Fiber is the fastest and most reliable way to connect an organization to the Internet. We offer fiber connections at various speeds up to 10 Gigabit depending on your requirements and budget. Besides connecting directly to the Internet, fiber can be used to connect directly to another site (Ethernet Private Line), or to connect sites together over the Internet via a Virtual Private Network (VPN).
Cable, DSL, and Wireless
Where Fiber is not available , we offer Internet access using other technologies.
Wikstrom provides the latest in phone systems, including a Hosted PBX service.
Local, Regional, or National Data Transport
Wikstrom interconnects with many regional and nationwide carriers of data and voice traffic, including Aurora and Fiber Minnesota.
Wikstrom provides the latest in Interactive Video services to the schools, libraries, and commercial customers using a private Minnesota network and peering connections to the nation.
Wikstrom installs and services all types of radio systems from cellular, point-to-point data systems, to business-band radio repeaters systems.