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Milford, Iowa, March 2023 — RDI® announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named R & D Industries, Inc. to its Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the 'Security 100' category for 2023! CRN's annual MSP 500 list identifies elite managed service providers that deliver exceptional value and...Read Full Article
Milford, Iowa, June 2022 — R & D Industries, Inc. (RDI®), has been named one of the world’s premier managed service providers in the prestigious 2022 Channel Futures MSP 501 rankings. In addition, this is the second year in a row that RDI has been honored among industry leaders (2021 – RDI ranked #135). For the past 16 years...Read Full Article
Milford, Iowa, February 2022 — RDI®, the parent company of Thinix®, Akative®, and RDIworks®, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named RDI to its Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category for 2022. CRN’s annual MSP 500 list identifies the leading service providers in North America whose forward-thinking approaches to managed services are changing the landscape of the IT channel, helping end users increase efficiency and simplify IT solutions, while maximizing their return on investment.Read Full Article
Ames, Iowa, August 2021 - It's official! RocketBroadband has rebranded as Akative! Read about our rebranding vision, our next-gen autonomous connectivity, or discover how you can become the newest Akative Channel Partner. Akative - named for Autonomous-native; enables businesses and government to quickly implement multi-carrier, Autonomous Broadband Connectivity™...Read More
Milford, Iowa, June 2021 – We’re thrilled to announce that RDI has been ranked among the world’s premier managed service providers for 2021! As part of Informa Tech, Channel Futures™ announced that RDI ranked #135 on 2021's MSP 501 list. The MSP 501 list is the IT channel's most prestigious global ranking of managed service providers, technology providers, and channel partners. The MSP 501 includes state-of-the-art market research, best practices, technology adoption, and industry benchmarks to rank providers on the growth and complexities of providing managed services.Read More
Milford, Iowa, December 2020 - Ask almost anyone what the top global story was for 2020, and they will likely start with the COVID-19 pandemic. But there is much more to this story. 2020 will also be remembered as the year of breaches. The year that security events exploded and cyber incidents underscored the importance of cyber security in new ways. Consider the following snapshot of some of a sample of news headlines, and the rise of cyber attacks and breaches speaks for itself...Read More
Milford, Iowa, March 2020 - Remote Access, Connectivity, Video Conferencing
At RDI, we encourage businesses to always prepare before disaster strikes. Whether it’s ensuring security and patches are up to date or preventing ransomware attacks, RDI is here to help your business plan for the unexpected.
Technology plays a critical role in your daily operations. With a team of seasoned engineers, RDI quickly helps businesses implement solutions such as secure VPNs to keep employees connected and working from home, video conferencing to enable fluid communication, patch management, and high-availability connectivity to enable seamless uptime.
Ames, Iowa, September 2019 -Integrated 4G/5G Connectivity, AI-Based IoT Monitoring With Patent-Pending SD-WAN FlowTracking™
Akative™ has released AkativeSD™ - a complete SD-WAN solution to allow businesses to keep business critical applications online. AkativeSD is a fully managed SD-WAN solution that incorporates multi-carrier 4G/5G connectivity, distributed network monitoring, SD-WAN FlowTracking, AI-based analysis, IntelligentAlerts™, and a centralized monitoring dashboard. These features provide centralized visibility showing connectivity and network performance for all business locations using PCs, iOS, or Android.Read More
Milford, Iowa, March 2019 – CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, announced that Thinix, a division of R & D Industries, Inc. (RDI), made the 2019 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with innovative approaches to managed services. These services help customers improve operational efficiencies, maximize return on IT investments, and...
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At RDI, our mission is to develop high-quality solutions to real-world problems. We build on over 39 years of integrity, leadership, and industry-leading innovation to create highly-functional, beautiful solutions. In doing so, we value every employee from intern to executive. Our team works to build a culture that facilitates constant innovation. We take pride in having a friendly work environment, being an equal opportunity employer, and support the Home Base Iowa Initiative. We are dedicated to the continued improvement of our team and strongly support lifelong learning; we provide on-the-job training and career growth opportunities.
Our team ranges from new graduates/entry-level positions to senior staff. Our colleagues take ownership and pride in their work by knowing how impactful technology is for every business and the individuals we serve.
We're looking for hard-working and motivated people who want to grow and shape the scope of technology today. Our team still believes anything is possible. Are you up for the challenge?
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