About Oak City IT

Raleigh Area Technology Consulting:

Our team provides Information Technology consulting services for small to mid-sized businesses and organizations. We are based in the Raleigh area of North Carolina. We enjoy serving local clients especially when you need on-site help. Since the beginning we have helped people all over the world achieve their goals. In the ever changing global and cloud markets, we can help anyone regardless of your location.

We offer our IT essentials that all organizations need. For example everyone needs firewalls, PC backups, network optimizations, and web development. Additionally we can help with your tech support needs, infrastructure, and cyber security.

In short: we all rely on fast, secure, optimized technology. That’s why you can rely on us to keep you online doing what you do best. We provide Raleigh area technology consulting that is tailored to your organization.

Alan Youngblood, our founder grew up and lives in the Raleigh area. He earned his Communication degree from NC State in 2008. Likewise, Alan studied at the Cisco Networking Academy where he got a solid foundation in tech. Following college he started in IT in 2012. He worked at a couple different IT training companies where he got a wide range of experience. Since 2017, he has worked hard to grow the business and serve the community.

Check out Alan Youngblood’s Resume!

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Areas of Expertise:

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Firewalls and Security

  • Juniper SRX router/security all-in-one
  • Cisco ASA
  • Cisco Meraki
  • Dell SonicWall
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PC Backups

  • Project FOG (Free Open Source)
  • Windows Built-In Backup Tool
  • Apple TimeMachine Mac Backups and Server
  • Rsync for Linux Servers
  • TimeShift (Free Open Source)
  • Clonezilla (Free Open Source) full image backup/restore
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Network Optimization

  • Heat mapping of WiFi coverage zones (On-premises only)
  • WiFi Access Point (AP) placement for optimization
  • Consulting on ISP speed and Quality of Service (QoS)
  • Local Network Design
  • Cabling Consulting or Installation
  • Router/Switch Consulting
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Web Development

  • WordPress design, development
  • SquareSpace Consulting
  • Custom Web App Consulting
  • JavaScript Web App Development or Bug Fixes
  • SQL Database Administration
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Advanced Systems

  • Virtualization: VMWare, MS Hyper-V, VirtualBox, KVM
  • Cloud Systems: AWS, Google Cloud, Azure
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Version Control Systems: Perforce, Git, GitHub, GitLab, Gitea
  • DevOps integrations of existing systems
  • Operating Systems: Windows, MacOS, Linux, iOS, Android
  • Automation: shell scripting, Windows system scheduler

Oak City IT is the Triangle Raleigh area technology consultant for you!

We want to earn your trust by helping you with any technology needs. Technology is a crucial part of everyday life for all of us. So choose us to help you improve yours!

Oak City IT LLC provides consulting services that deal with all the technology needs of small to mid sized organizations. It is owned and operated by Alan Youngblood.

We do not stock any hardware inventory. Please do not contact us with requests related to hardware or inventory sourcing.

Contact us to let us know how we can help.