About Hayes

Hayse Tallahassee FL Government and Education Technology

        – 28 Years of Proven Leadership

        – Driven by Engineers – 70% of Staff is Part of the Technical Team

        – Corporate HQ: Tallahassee, FL

        – State of Florida Contract Vehicle for Purchasing

        – Private, Minority Owned Firm

        – CASE STUDIES

                Cisco Success Story - Southern Medical Group, Tallahassee, Florida (.pdf)

                3COM Success Story - New College, Sarasota, Florida (.pdf)

                3COM Success Story - Moore Consulting Group, Tallahassee, Florida (.pdf)

                VON Magazine Article (.pdf)


Hayes is a State of Florida certified minority business under the One Florida initiative. Hayes is a registered vendor in MFMP Vendor Registration System. Hayes has been delivering quality goods and services to state, county, local governments and educational organizations in Florida for more than 20 years. Hayes' proud history of precision design and proven performance has enabled their clients to enjoy significant increase in productivity with fewer resources at reduced cost. Hayes has been involved in all aspects of networking, telecommunications, and infrastructure related projects including design, procurement, implementation, maintenance and support of local, metropolitan and wide-area networks. Hayes continues today to provide networking services to all state agencies in Florida.

Hayes provides Internet access to state agencies as a sub-contractor on the State of Florida Internet Access contract (SoFIA), IT Hardware Contract, IT Consulting/Services Contract. Hayes served millions of users in the Florida educational community as the prime contractor for the FIRN2 Internet access network and also serves state and local government agencies as part of the MyFloridaNet state network.

Hayes is a prime contractor for the ITN 8 VPN contract providing wireless hot spots in Tallahassee, and for Virtual Private Networking connectivity to the state intra-net. These VPN services are used by law enforcement officials, first-responders, service providers and all others requiring access to sensitive state informational resources.

Hayes is the sole subcontractor for Avaya for the state of Florida's STEPS contract for VoIP. In addition, Hayes has implemented complete solutions for voice, video and data wiring in newly built and renovated schools in the state.

Hayes offers a comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services:

  • Network Consulting
  • IT Strategy and Planning
  • Wireless Communications
  • Enterprise Internet Access
  • Managed Network Services
  • Security and Intrusion Prevention
  • IP Telephony and Video Conferencing
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuance

Hayes' employees are trained and certified in the products that they implement. Hayes has a philosophy of retaining highly skilled certified professional staff to implement infrastructure in governmental arenas. Hayes technology and integration experience enables us to deliver "best of breed solutions" utilizing a variety of industry products to best meet our clients' unique requirements.