July 1

Lanier Consulting and Unified Systems Management to provide IT consulting and support to Gwinnett Center

For Immediate Release:


Duluth, Ga. (July 1, 2013) – Lanier Consultants and Unified Systems Management have teamed up to provide Gwinnett Center with IT consulting, maintenance, monitoring, service and support of their network infrastructure. The partnership commences today.

Gwinnett Center’s complex includes The Arena at Gwinnett Center, Gwinnett Convention Center and Gwinnett Performing Arts Center, and hosts a magnitude of touring events and conventions throughout the year. The campus has also recently switched to a new ticketing system that is entirely online.

“We have an extensive computer network, so making sure that it’s stable is crucial to our business,” said Gwinnett Center general manager, Joseph Dennis. “We are very happy to work with a great local partner that can assist us in these efforts and provide us comfort in knowing that it is being maintained at the highest level possible.”

“Both Lanier Consultants and USM are honored to take on the responsibility of consulting and the management of the Gwinnett Center’s network infrastructure,” said USM President Todd Wahl. “Our main focus is to ensure Security, Stability and Reliability of the network, and our ultimate goal is to help them achieve more efficiency and effectiveness via technology.”


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About Lanier Consulting:

Lanier Consultants, a business IT consulting and custom software development firm out of Buford GA., has been providing custom software and services to a wide range of businesses for over 20 years.  We develop custom software in many industries including manufacturing, real estate, insurance, entertainment, and sports management.  Lanier is a proud software provider to several minor league baseball, hockey, arena football and soccer teams, including the Gwinnett Gladiators.

About Unified Systems Management (USM):

Unified Systems Management (USM), a division of Atlanta Technology Force, Inc. located in Norcross, GA, has been providing fortune 500 Managed IT Services to businesses in and around the Metro Atlanta, GA area since 2000.  USM delivers network management excellence by leveraging advanced technology which allows it to pre-empt (automation via anticipation), prescribe and implement maintenance and/or remediation actions as devices need it rather than requiring human intervention.  This provides a faster turnaround on basic issue resolution which lessens the impact on the end users and the network.

About Gwinnett Center:

Just minutes outside of Atlanta, Gwinnett Center’s 80-acre lakefront campus can accommodate a variety of events from concerts, performances, meetings, trade shows, conventions, banquets, and celebrations.  The multipurpose campus includes an amazing 13,000 seat arena, a 702-seat Performing Arts Center, 23 versatile meeting rooms, a 50,000 square foot exhibit hall, and a 21,600 square foot grand ballroom.  Gwinnett Center is beautifully landscaped and architecturally stunning facility with an award-winning outdoor private garden, soaring atriums and modern angles which provide a beautiful backdrop for any event. The campus, operated by the Gwinnett Convention and Visitors Bureau, distinguishes itself by hosing a diverse range of events, including the NCAA Women’s Gymnastics Championships, Lady Gaga, Catalyst Convention, George Strait, Beyoncé, Enrique Iglesias, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Menopause the Musical, American Idol Live!, Dave Matthews Band, Vicente Fernandez, Carrie Underwood, Eric Clapton, FLW Forrest Wood Cup, Michael Bublé, MUSE, and many more. For a full list of events, please visit GwinnettCenter.com for more event information.