About Centrinet

Centrinet is the leading IT managed services in the Southeast and nationwide. We have a relentless passion for using today’s most innovative technologies to solve our customers’ toughest business problems.

What Can Centrinet Help You Accomplish?

We offer a wide range of IT managed services solutions such as virtualizationcloudcybersecuritybusiness continuity and hyperconvergence. We also provide white-glove services to the information technology organization which include Centrinet Virtual Clouddigital workspace management, and IT project management and execution.

The Centrinet Approach

Many IT managed services firms offer a similar range of services to those that we offer. But what sets us apart is our tried-and-true approach to becoming your organization’s information technology partner. Here’s what that means…


(3) Phased Process

Over our fifteen years of experience in delivering high-caliber IT managed services, we’ve developed bulletproof processes that enable us to bring superior service to our clients. The most significant process that we’ve honed is our three-phase client delivery process: discover, implement, and optimize.

Top-Tier Team

Our team is truly outstanding. Not only do we have the highest-qualified information technology practitioners but we continue to develop and evolve their talent through ongoing training, certification, and professional development. We know that by investing in our team, we’re investing in the quality of our service to our clients.

Centrinet Values

One of the most important elements of our business that separates us from other firms is the set of values that guide every action and decision we make, not just for our clients but for our own business. We believe in taking pride in our partnership with our clients, high-touch service, and a relentless drive to maintain our standards.

Meet The Team: Executive Leadership

Keith Paschall, CEO

Keith co-founded Centrinet in 2001 and has been the CEO since 2005. He has always placed top priority on client success, which has helped Centrinet become the leading IT managed services provider of virtualization, cybersecurity and hybrid cloud solutions for hundreds of the most recognizable names in the Southeast region.

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Robert Ruppel, Vice President

Robert comes to Centrinet following 10 years holding leadership roles at Citrix Systems. He led teams in both networking and virtualization practices. Prior to Citrix, Robert held increasing levels of leadership at NOAD Americas, Business Objects, Ciber, Financial Dynamics, Metro Information Systems PepsiCo and the US Army.

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Jim Thames, VP of IT Alignment

Jim joins Centrinet’s executive team with over twenty years of information technology experience in solving customer’s IT challenges. Jim maintains a “customer first’ commitment that has established him as a trusted advisor to many of his clients across a broad spectrum of IT functions such as security, virtualization and end user computing. He has held multiple customer-facing roles at companies such as Citrix, RSA, Appsense and Unidesk. Prior to his career in information technology, Thames retired from a career in law enforcement.

Connect with Jim: Email / Linkedin