May 12, 2022

Trace3 Announces Cloud-Like Data Center Solutions

Trace3’s partnerships with HPE and Dell are creating bigger picture IT transformations for client organizations by refocusing on the agility of client data center.

Pulling from the simplicity of the cloud, Trace3 data center strategists have added a management consulting framework to evolve enterprise client data centers to perform more cloud-like. It follows an initiative in place by Trace3 to strengthen its modern infrastructure portfolio of offerings.

“Delivering cloud-like-performing data center results in better outcomes from the IT investments Trace3’s clients are making,” Trace3 Vice President of Modern Infrastructure CJ Metz said.

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March 29, 2022

Trace3 Doubles Down on Strategic Partnership with Effectual for Enterprise AWS Cloud Expertise

Effectual, a modern, cloud first managed and professional services company, announced a strategic partnership with Trace3, a premier provider of advanced technology consultation services and solutions. As an integral part of Trace3’s growing cloud services, Effectual will provide access to their elite team of Modernization Engineers, holding over 200 AWS certifications.

Over the course of the past year, Trace3 and Effectual have collaborated on several enterprise AWS Cloud engagements for Fortune 500 brands including leading healthcare providers, financial services, and manufacturing companies. These engagements showcased Effectual’s ability to solve complex business problems creating strong synergy with Trace3, equally known for their commitment to elite consulting and engineering.

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March 9, 2022

Trace3 Acquires Lasalle Solutions* to Enhance Client Life Cycle Services and Geographic Coverage

Trace3 entered into a definitive agreement to purchase LaSalle Solutions, a business division of Fifth Third Bank, to further enhance the technology solutions portfolio available to clients of both companies, while also significantly increasing Trace3’s national footprint. The transaction is expected to close in April of 2022.

“For years we have provided consulting services on how to leverage technology and data to help businesses grow and operate efficiently,” said Rich Fennessy, CEO of Trace3. “It’s clear many organizations continue to struggle with maintaining visibility across their increasingly complex IT environments, especially as they evolve toward hybrid cloud. LaSalle will help us provide that visibility and insight for clients to more efficiently manage their IT assets, maintenance agreements, and ultimately simplify IT lifecycle processes.”

* LaSalle Leasing is not part of this transaction and remains with Fifth Third Bank.

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January 12, 2022

Trace3 Announces New President, Industry Veteran Joe Quaglia

Technology solutions provider Trace3 expands its executive team with the addition of Joe Quaglia as President, who will work alongside regional sales teams to expand sales and solution capabilities to support Trace3 clients and partners.

“Joe has been in the industry for 34 years and brings tremendous experience that will assist Trace3 in continuing to grow and expand its role in the industry,” CEO Rich Fennessy said.

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December 14, 2021

Trace3 Innovation Research Brief: Policy as Code

While Infrastructure as Code (IaC) emerged for automating IT environment modifications, Policy as Code (PaC) specifies enterprise policies for how applications and infrastructure should run, while implementing and testing them across cloud, cloud native, and/or on-prem environment regardless of how it was deployed. The policies are enforced pre-deployment and post-deployment they are monitored for continuous evaluation.

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December 8, 2021

Trace3 Names Beecher General Manager for Mountain States Sales Region

Premier technology solutions provider Trace3 named Pete Beecher as the new general manager for the company’s mountain states region. Prior to Trace3, Beecher spent six years with Morpheus Data and 15 years with Cisco. Beecher proceeds in this role as previous General Manager Paul Markel retires.

“Pete is a proven business leader and already has a strong understanding of Trace3’s unique value proposition,” Trace3 CEO Rich Fennessy said. “We’re thrilled to bring on such a dynamic business leader to help lead Trace3’s mountain states region into the next phase of growth."

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October 11, 2021

American Securities to Fuel Trace3’s Expansion

Trace3 Inc. (“Trace3” or “the Company”), a technology consultation and services provider, today announced a new financial partnership with American Securities LLC, a leading U.S. private equity firm. The transition of ownership from H.I.G. Capital (“H.I.G.”) to American Securities marks the beginning of another era of growth and expansion for the Company.

“The entire Trace3 management team is thrilled to partner with American Securities,” said Rich Fennessy, Chief Executive Officer of Trace3. “American Securities is a firm that shares our values of hiring top tier talent, establishing sustainable growth, and maintaining a competitive advantage through industry-leading solutions. We look forward to an accelerated trajectory for the Company while maintaining our unique culture that attracts the best talent in technology.”

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