Security is important

& Mayer Networks ensures sure my patient data is safe.

In my office, this is no such thing as “almost” safe. Our patients trust in me
and my staff to safeguard their personal information. Mayer Networks
protects my computer systems and network from malicious activity and
monitors it on a constant basis to ensure our systems are safe.

Web Presence

Is your business being found online?

Increase your business' visibility! Let us fine-tune your web presence to
attract visitors and turn them into customers. From advanced website
development to social media marketing; Mayer Network's can do it all.

Doctor approved

for efficiency, functionality and security.

Rheumatologist Dr. Pfalzgraf trusts Mayer Networks to monitor, secure and
improve the computer and network systems his office relies on daily to
treat patients. From wireless device connectivity, to server to email, Mayer
Networks ensures Dr. Pfalzgraf can focus on what he does best.
Taking care of his patients.

The only Tier 4

datacenter to call Southern Illinois home.

Mayer Networks proudly hosts the only Tier 4 Datacenter in Southern
Illinois. Geared for mission critical servers and computers, Tier 4 systems
are excessively powerful, climate controlled, redundantly powered and sport
a 99.995% uptime. If reliability & speed is important, look no further than Mayer Networks.

Professional-grade IT

services you can count on every time.

I’m James Mayer, founder of Mayer Networks. We live for fast response
times, quick answers and solving your issues correctly the first time so you
can focus on what you do best; Running your business. A broad range of
clients from Doctors to Regional Banks trust us for mission critical services.
We can serve you too.

South Porte Bank

trusts Mayer Networks to keep business rolling.

Mayer Networks fast response times, dedicated support & hight level of
security measures has ensured that our time will be spent where it matters
the most - taking care of our customers, and not worrying about our
network infrastructure or computer systems.

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At Mayer Networks knowing what we do is just as important as loving what we do, and we have the certifications to back it up. Click here for a full listing of our certifications.

our team.

not only are they good at what they do, but they are good people too.

James Mayer
Founder / Lead Infrastructure Consultant
James Mayer earned a BS in Computer Informations Systems Technology from SIU in 1997 and furthered his education in California by receiving his Microsoft Systems Engineering certification. In 2006, he founded Mayer Networks to assist local businesses with professional, top-shelf IT support and service. Active with local charities and fundraising events, James remains a driving force of information technology in Southern Illinois by delivering modern technology assets and fundamentals to the businesses of the region.
Paula Goelz
Chief Operations Officer
Paula Goelz has been the Chief Operating Officer of Mayer Networks since February 2010. Paula is responsible for overseeing the business day to day operations of the business, which encompasses Accounts Payable, Account Receivable, Payroll, Human Resources, Marketing and the supervision of the Staff. Paula has advanced her knowledge in the accounting field and has chosen to take on positions that are challenging and diverse.
Derek Hyland
Senior Network Engineer
Derek is originally a native of the St. Louis metro area but now calls Southern Illinois home. Derek brings a wide-range of knowledge from a plethora of business environments. While his specialties run the gamut of LAN/WAN networking, he stays abreast of current server infrastructure implementations and desktop support intricacies. Derek enjoys deploying and maintaining enterprise-class networks as well as consistently employing new security best-practices.
Sam Abu-Sara
Senior Systems Administrator
Originally from Jordan, Sam's passion for technology lead him to the United States in 2011. He received his bachelors degree in computer science and took part in many theoretical & practical training courses in networking for Microsoft & Cisco products. Abu-Sara enjoys a good challenge, working with the friendly Mayer crew, playing with the datacenter and serving our loyal and kind customers everyday.

Known as "Sam The Man" in the office - at home Abu-Sara has a wife and two beautiful little children.
Thad Intravaia
Jr. Systems Engineer
Thaddius is a Southern Illinois native and has been working in the I.T. industry for the last 10 years. Thaddius holds degrees in Software Engineering and Networking . He started off as a software quality assurance analyst and soon moved into the role of a systems administrator. Most recently specializing as private I.T. consultant Thaddius has also worked with S.I.U and local school districts to help maintain their LAN/WAN infrastructures and desktop configurations.

My experience working with James has always been extremely positive. He's a highly skilled IT professional who puts his customers first. Regardless of their industry, whenever a customer of ours is in need of IT support I recommend James and his team with confidence.

− Jason Barr | Senior Account Executive at Clearwave Communications

James is a cutting edge IT professional who offers personal attention and consideration to his clientele. You cannot find a more knowledgable and trustworthy person to provide IT solutions and products.

− Jeffrey Feltman | Adjunct Professor at Southern Illinois University School of Law

During my time at the City of Carbondale I've had the distinct pleasure of collaborating with James which has afforded me the opportunity to better understand his business and long-term vision of his company. James is a proven leader in his field and is well-respected among his peers. He has shown a willingness to develop relationships beyond our city's borders which is improving the economy of the region. James truly understands the value of taking small incremental steps in order to execute a broader, long-term vision. Mayer Networks is a genuine asset to our community.

− Gary Williams | City of Carbondale

James and his team are Mayer Networks are first-class. IT should be a tool used to help boost productivity and collaboration. All too often it becomes a chore and distraction. James designed a collaborative cloud based system for our firm. He and his team implemented a confluence of technologies including advanced telephony, sophisticated file sharing, redundant back-up systems, application integration, and 24/7 support into one seamless platform for our firm. Mayer Networks provided us with a platform that allowed us to focus on our business instead of IT. Equally important, he is easy to work with and flexible.

− Oliver Swan | Managing Partner at Treesdale Real Estate Partners

James is a wonderful consultant to have. Our business wouldn't be where it is today with out the help from James and Mayer Network.

− Matt Brooks | Co-Owner at Oliver and Associates, LLC

While working with Mayer Networks I noticed they had a very tactful sense of their client's needs. James' isn't your standard IT Consultant in that he ABSOLUTELY wants to save his clients money. The entire Mayer Networks staff is very mindful of giving clients exactly what they need right now, while balancing what they need to become future proof within their budget.

− Raymond Aguilar | Director of Product Development at LeadPages

James Mayer and Mayer Networks have made my Transition to a fully functional Electronic Health Record as smooth and as rapid as could be imagined. Im living proof that you can have a fully Integrated EHR with all the functionality that it affords and benefits for managing patient care with full reimbursement from Medicare with the dedicated help of Mayer Networks

− Bert Fasnacht | Medical Director at SIH Palliative Care Program