Visibility Solutions

Garland Technology is committed to educating the benefits of having a strong foundation of network visibility and access. By providing this insight we protect the security of data across your network and beyond.

Resources

Garland Technology's resource library offers free use of white papers, eBooks, use cases, infographics, data sheets, video demos and more.

Blog

The TAP into Technology blog provides the latest news and insights on network access and visibility, including: network security, network monitoring and appliance connectivity and guest blogs from Industry experts and technology partners

Partners

Our extensive technology partnership ecosystem solves critical problems when it comes to network security, monitoring, application analysis, forensics and packet inspection.

Company

Garland Technology is dedicated to high standards in quality and reliability, while delivering the greatest economical solutions for enterprise, service providers, and government agencies worldwide.

Contact

Whether you are ready to make a network TAP your foundation of visibility or just have questions, please contact us. Ask us about the Garland Difference!

Welcome to Garland Technology

Your Foundation of Visibility Truth Starts with Garland Technology


Founded in 2011, Garland Technology has accelerated research and development, alongside a commitment to product evolution and quality, to become the leader for the industry’s most reliable test access point (TAP) and packet broker solutions.

Made, supported and tested in the USA, Garland was co-founded by industry veterans Chris Bihary, CEO and Jerry Dillard, CTO, who invented the first Bypass TAP.

Garland is dedicated to high standards in quality and reliability, while delivering the most economical solutions for enterprise, service providers, and government agencies worldwide.

Garland Technology ensures complete 360° network visibility by delivering a full platform of network access products including: Breakout TAPs, Aggregator and Regeneration TAPs, Advanced All-In-1 Filtering TAPs, Inline Edge Security Bypass TAPs, Cloud solutions, as well as purpose-built Network Packet Brokers.

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 and development, alongside a commitment to product evolution and quality, to become the leader for the industry’s most reliable test access point (TAP) and packet broker solutions.

• TAP to ToolTM Architecture: Guarantee 100% wire data traffic visibility to your security and monitoring tools.

• Simple: With easy set management, or by incorporating Restful API, put the focus on the tools.

• Scalability and Flexibility: Deploy what you need, when you need it. Modular solutions for future growth.

• Optimize your investment: With better performance,
protect and extend your current environment.

• Open Vendor: We support multi-source agreement (MSA) transceivers/optics, no vendor lock-in.

• The Garland Quality Standard: All TAPs are stress tested with live network data and validated; proving to be the industry’s most reliable TAP with zero failures.

• Made, supported and tested in the USA.

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

Jason Drewniak

Vice President of Marketing & Business Development

Pam Makofski

Director of Finance

Harry Berridge

Director of Federal Operations

Steve Harris

Regional Sales Manager Northeast

Jeff Warner

Regional Sales
Manager Southwest

Juan Garza

Regional Sales Manager West

Kumar Rajaram

Regional Director, Asia Pacific

John Rampart

Systems Engineer

Mark Graham

Solution Support Engineering Manager

Neil Wilkins

EMEA Technical Manager

Mark Lennon

Director of Marketing

Katelyn Gillet

Channel & Marketing Project Manager

Alexis Scriven

Marketing Events Specialist

Jali Carroll

Marketing & Design Coordinator

Samantha Schlein

Tech Partner Engagement Manager

Sherri Lloyd

Strategic Partner Manager

Kristen Moorman

HR Generalist

Kate Foster

Sales Administrator

Aileen Cescon

Accounting Assistant

Shaira Jahan

Administrative Associate

Hollie Seguin

Sales Support Specialist

Elisha Gonzalez

Sales Support Specialist

Matt Peccia

Business Development Manager

Bill Tooke

Business Development Representative

Joseph Rehrauer

Business Development Representative

Juan Ortiz

Business Development Representative

Kevin Bruno

Business Development Representative

John Janeczko

Business Development Representative

Mike Heiberger

Hardware Engineer

Noe Garza

Software Engineer