A Few Words About Us

Barkat Consulting is a service-oriented company in which we provide an array of services including architectural consulting to solution implementation. Our team offers a broad range of project experience, specializing in designing data centers, integration of best-of-breed products, and implementation of critical infrastructure technologies. The result is a continuously available, scalable, redundant, fault-tolerant, manageable, and maintainable environment.

In today’s highly competitive, changing climate where businesses can’t stop and downtime is measured in a loss of profits, Barkat Consulting offers solutions for migration plans with minimal or no downtime. Other solutions offered are protection against some of the leading causes of critical systems downtime, hardware failures, data loss, and migration. Our team, highly respected in our industry, sets the standard for continuous availability solutions for facilities to data centers to network infrastructure to other systems.

2page_img1We strive to fulfill our mission of creating satisfied customers by providing the highest quality of services. Barkat Consulting accomplishes this by focusing on the holistic view of our customers, and recommend solutions that meet short time goals. We position our customers for future consolidated, virtualized technologies and finally, result in an early and accurate alignment between scope, schedule, and budget.

Our Advantages


What sets us apart? Experience: over 30 years of experience providing network based IT solutions to large corporations, government, and education. Barkat Consulting has worked with several of the largest enterprise companies in the Chicago land area. Our team is efficient reliable, resourceful, creative, and extremely quick.


Why Choose Us

Our teams of professional consultants have a wide variety of certifications that proves our expertise and vast categories of knowledge. Our team members have the following certifications and specializations:

  • Cisco Premier Certified Partner
  • Data Center Storage Networking Specialists
  • Cisco CCIE Routing and Switching
  • Cisco CCIE Security
  • ISC2 – CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)
  • CCSP (Cisco Certification Information Systems Security Professional)
  • CCDP (Cisco Certified Design Professional)
  • Advanced Routing and Switching Specialists
  • Data Center Network Infrastructure Specialists
  • VMware Certifications – VCP4, VTSP
  • Cisco CCIE Service Provider Operations
  • Cisco CCIE Voice
  • MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional)
  • CCVP (Cisco Certified Voice Professional)
  • Express Foundation Specialization
  • Wireless Specialists