Welcome to Garland Technology

Garland Technology Starts with 100% Visibility

Garland Technology is committed to helping network teams increase the value of their networks and data centers by offering the industry’s most reliable and economical test access solutions and packet broker options.

Garland Technology ensures complete network visibility by delivering a full platform of network access products to include: Passive Fiber TAPs, Copper TAPs, Aggregator and Regeneration TAPs, Filtering TAPs, Bypass TAP, as well, Network Packet Broker devices.


Our Commitment to Quality

Garland Technology’s focus will remain centered around reliability while delivering the greatest economical solutions for today’s network teams and the most complex and extensive data center environments worldwide.

See every Bit, Byte and Packet.

The Garland Difference

We Were The First

Designing the industry’s first bypass test access point (TAP) is just one of the many benchmarks for success, and since 2011, Garland Technology has accelerated research, development, service, and commitment to product evolution to become the leader for the industry’s most reliable TAP solutions.

  • 100% network test access points (TAP) focused company
  • Made, supported, and serviced in the USA (Texas & New York)
  • All TAPs are tested with live network data and validated
  • Industry’s most reliable TAP - zero failures
  • Highest Density in the Industry
  • Supports the entire wire: from 10/100M copper and 1G/10G/40G/100G fiber
  • Personal, hands on customer support
  • Custom solutions

Garland Executives

Jerry Dillard

CTO/Co-Founder

For over 20 years, Jerry has dedicated his career to designing and engineering solutions to ensure network uptime while maintaining a secure network environment. Many of his proprietary designs, including the invention of the bypass network TAP, have been deployed in enterprise solutions worldwide.

With a background in Electrical Engineering, Jerry began his career designing military grade solutions for several defense companies including General Dynamics and Lockheed Martin.

Prior to founding Garland Technology, Jerry was a sole proprietor manufacturing network TAPs.

As CTO/Co-Founder of Garland Technology, Jerry is responsible for research and design, test and validation, engineering, technical support, logistics and fulfillment.

Chris Bihary

CEO/Co-Founder

Chris has been in the network connectivity industry for over 20 years. His experience and technical knowledge of network access and visibility challenges drives the success of Garland Technology, and is the foundation for its loyal and growing customer base.

Chris has dedicated his career to leadership positions in network access. Throughout his career Chris has established collaborative partnerships with technology companies to compliment their product's performance through the integration of network test access points (TAPs).

Prior to founding Garland Technology, Chris was Managing Partner at Network Critical. 

As CEO/Co-Founder of Garland Technology, Chris is responsible for customer satisfaction, sales, marketing and finance operations.

The Garland Team

Erica Tank

President

Frank Rubio

Senior Director of Business Development

Harry Berridge

Director of Federal Operations

Timothy Schmidt

Territory Sales Manager
East USA Territory

Chris Lauzze

Territory Sales Manager
Central USA & Canada Territories

David Brunner

Territory Sales Manager
West USA Territory

Sharjeel Alvi

Regional Director EMEA

Patrick Nixdorf

System Engineer - EMEA & APAC

Greg Zemlin

Product Manager

Mark Lennon

Director of Marketing

Katelyn Gillet

Marketing Project Manager

Alexis Scriven

Social Media & Event Coordinator

Sarah Mowczko

Regional Sales Executive Northeast

Becca Casal

Inside Sales Representative
East USA Territory

Michael Postles

Inside Sales Representative
Western USA Territory

Pam Makofski

Director of Finance

Kate Foster

Sales Administrator

Jonathan Devoy

Systems Engineer

Mike Heiberger

Hardware Engineer

George Bouchard

Network Design

Noe Garza

Software Engineer

Danielle Stockman

Business Development Representative

Joseph Vucic

Business Development Representative

Katelyn Hemingway

Business Development Representative

Mariah White

Business Development Representative

Michael Laurendi

Business Development Representative