Awards and Certifications
5K Technical Services is an award-winning IT service company serving businesses and churches in Plano, Richardson, McKinney, Frisco and surrounding communities with a suite of managed IT services, including managed security, IT infrastructure, cloud hosting services, voice-over-IP and IT project management. The recent awards, certifications and memberships listed below attest to our level of commitment to provide outstanding IT support.
Businesses of all types are outsourcing more of their IT services, and it’s important that you be able to trust the IT services company you select to get it right the first time. At 5K we are focused on learning and continually improving the services we offer our clients, so you can be confident in selecting us as your Managed Services Provider.
CRN Tech Elite
CRN's annual Tech Elite 250 list honors an exclusive group of North American IT managed services providers, including 5K Technical Services in Plano, Texas, that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading IT vendors. Strategic service providers don’t just sell technology, they use information technology to solve problems for their clients. That's why training and certifications are so critical. As solution providers evolve into strategic service providers, they must continuously maintain and raise their skill sets to meet their clients’ demands.
CRN MSP 500
The CRN MSP 500 recognizes top Managed Service Providers across North America. 5K Technical Services in Plano, Texas has been recognized with inclusion into the MSP Pioneer 250 List for their forward-thinking methodology of providing security services on a managed service basis to SMBs, and their successful focus on the Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) model, recognizing a shift in the cybersecurity landscape. This move to managed services for security helps solve clients’ staff and resource challenges, while providing the robust 24x7 security services necessary for small to medium IT environments.
CRN Next Gen 250
The Next Gen 250 list is published annual by CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, recognizing standout IT solution providers like 5K Technical Services, that have successfully transformed their businesses to be able to deliver emerging technologies. These technologies include cloud computing, server virtualization, mobility, business analytics and business intelligence. These MSPs have adapted to an evolving marketplace, and are capable of bringing key technologies to their clients to help transform their businesses.
5K is proud to be a member of The ASCII Group, a vibrant community of independent Managed Service Providers (MSPs), VARS and IT solution providers in North America. The organization offers members leveraged purchasing programs, specialized IT education and training, and knowledge sharing among peers. ASCII is the oldest and largest group of independent IT solution providers, integrators and VARS in the world.
MSP Mentor 501
The MSP 501 is the IT Channel’s largest and most comprehensive ranking of leading Managed Service Provider (MSP) organizations worldwide. Channel Futures uses a unique data analysis method that weights revenue streams according to how well the applicant's business strategy anticipates trends in the fast-evolving channel ecosystem. Read the linked article by Corey Kirkendoll to get an idea of the approach that was key to 5K Technical Services’ selection as a 2017 winner.
State of Texas HUB
5K Technical Services is a certified HUB with the State of Texas. Requests for Bids may be sent to
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses
5K Technical Services is proud to be an alumni of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program, which represents investment with entrepreneurs to create jobs and economic opportunity by providing access to education, capital and business support services.
The Church Network
5K is a member of The Church Network (formerly The National Association of Church Business Administration), which is an interdenominational professional association of congregations and individuals. It provides an extensive array of resources to those involved in congregational administration.
SBA Emerging Leaders
The Emerging Leaders Initiative is an intensive executive-level management series intended to accelerate the growth of high-potential small businesses. Developed by SBA and drawing on the experiences of advisors and business leaders in urban communities across the country, this comprehensive curriculum provides the tools to catapult businesses to the next level and help them emerge as a force in the community.