The BLaST information and technology department provides a wide variety of services to our supported school district as well as the development of custom designed software applications. Located at the Williamsport office, BLaST’s technology services include:


Network Services

    • Wide Area Network (WAN) Design, Installation and Support
    • Local Area Network (LAN) Design, Installation and Support
    • Structured Cable Installation Services
    • Wireless Network Design, Wireless Encryption Installation and Support
    • Network and Internet Security
    • Router and Firewall Installation and Support
    • VPN Design and Installation (Microsoft and Cisco Platforms)
    • Internet Filtering Solutions
    • Network Monitoring, Outage Notification and Utilization Reporting


Server Services

    • Server Design, Deployment and Support
    • Terminal Server (TS) Deployment and Support
    • Novell, Linux and Microsoft server installation and support
    • VMware Design, Deployment and Support
    • Windows Active Directory Deployment and Design
    • Windows Policy/Profile Configuration and Support
    • Email Installation with SPAM and Antivirus Protection


Desktop Support Services

    • Desktop Antivirus Installation and Support
    • Desktop and Security Software Support
    • Apple/Macintosh and Windows Computer Repairsservers
    • iPhone/iPad Repair


Software & Web Services

    • Web Page Development
    • Custom Software Design and Support


Technology Planning Services

    • Technology Budget Planning
    • Software and Hardware Product Consultation
    • E-Rate Consultation


Other Technology Services

    • Video Production and Photography
    • Poster Prints up to 36″ wide by any length
    • Roll Lamination up to 24″ wide
    • Video Teleconferencing
    • DVD/CD Duplication
    • Identification Badge Creation