Oli Thordarson


Oli Thordarson is president and CEO of Alvaka Networks, headquartered in Irvine, Calif. Alvaka Networks helps frustrated executives overcome the fears and frustrations they feel from being held hostage by the mysteries surrounding their information technology so they can get back to controlling costs, making money, and rest-assured that their business is running smoothly. Oli has 30 years’ experience running his own companies in the IT industry and is proud of the success of his entirely self-funded firms. Oli was the founding chairman of Intel-backed Global MSP Network in 2001, an international consortium of companies providing network management services. Oli has served on the board of CompTIA as well as on the editorial advisory council for computer industry publications and blogs. Oli has also served on the national board of the American Electronics Association and serves on the board of Discovery Science Center.  
Alvaka Networks is noted for its many industry awards such as Platinum Award for Best Practices in Managed Services at the N-fluence Managed Service Conference, one of the “20 to Watch,” and the NASBA Top VAR award. Other awards include Gartner Group VAR Vision Business Achievement Award and the Solution Integrator award for Best Remote Network Management Solution. Oli has been personally named as one of the computer industry’s Top 20 Visionaries and earned the BTA Award of Excellence
Alvaka Networks is a pioneering provider of network management, monitoring, security, and integration services. Alvaka's core purpose is to constantly improve the way networks are managed and secured. AlvakaNet and NetSecure, Alvaka's flagship service products, are a comprehensive set of network management, monitoring, and security services that provide Alvaka Networks' clients with 24/7 uptime and lower TCO in the new world of nonstop business.