Network Services


Network services refer to the various technologies and applications that enable communication and collaboration between different devices, applications, and users over a computer network. Some common examples of network services include email, file sharing, remote access, video conferencing, and data storage. At IP Partners we offer installation, maintenance, switching and troubleshooting of both wired and wireless networking systems.


Network Services are Essential For:

    • Facilitating communication and collaboration: Network services allow employees to communicate and collaborate with each other, no matter where they are located. This can improve productivity, facilitate decision-making, and foster teamwork.
    • Enabling remote work: With network services, employees can work from anywhere and still access the company’s resources and systems. This is particularly important in today’s global business environment, where remote work is becoming increasingly common.
    • Enhancing data security: Network services can help businesses protect their data and systems from unauthorized access, malware, and other security threats. For example, firewalls and antivirus software can help prevent cyberattacks.
    • Improving efficiency: Network services can automate many routine tasks and processes, freeing up employees to focus on more strategic activities. This can help businesses become more efficient and reduce costs.

Examples of Networking Services We Provide:

Switching: Switching is a network service that allows devices to communicate with each other by forwarding units of data between them. Switches can connect devices within a network and enable faster communication by directing data only to the intended destination. This can improve network performance and reduce latency, which is particularly important for businesses that rely on real-time data transmission.

Standalone and managed wireless: Wireless network services allow users to connect to a network without using physical cables. Standalone wireless devices are typically used in small-scale environments, while managed wireless solutions are used in larger enterprises. Managed wireless solutions offer centralized control over wireless network access, allowing administrators to monitor and manage wireless access points, users, and security settings with ease.

Switching firmware upgrades: Switching firmware upgrades are essential to keep network switches running smoothly and to maintain security and performance. Firmware upgrades can fix bugs, add new features, and address security vulnerabilities. For more information on firmware click here.

Controller firmware upgrades: Controller firmware upgrades are similar to switching firmware upgrades, but they specifically apply to network controllers. Upgrading controller firmware can improve network performance, security, and reliability.

Fibre and cabling: Fibre and cabling services are used to connect network devices and ensure fast and reliable data transmission. Fibre-optic cables offer high-speed, low-latency connectivity and are commonly used in data centres and large-scale networks.

Stacking and IRFs: Stacking and IRFs (Intelligent Resilient Frameworks) are network services that allow multiple switches to be managed as a single entity. This can simplify network management and improve performance.

Chassis switching: Chassis switching involves using a single switch chassis to support multiple line cards or modules. This can increase network scalability and reduce costs by reducing the number of physical devices required.

Content filtering: Content filtering is a network service that allows businesses to block or restrict access to certain types of content, such as websites or applications. This can improve security and productivity by preventing employees from accessing malicious or non-work-related content.


For more information on how IP Partners can help your business be more efficient and connected speak to a professional on (08) 7200 6080.

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