We believe that technology is nothing more than
a tool to facilitate your mission. We take a
approach to system design, letting your
organization's goals determine the particular
Since a weak link in system design or
implementation can seriously inhibit a network's
capability, capacity, and growth potential,
Blackbird Research focuses on the system as a
whole, throughout all phases of a project.
Implementing a goal-driven design requires more
than a basic understanding of technology and vendor
solutions. Fully realizing your goals also requires
an uncommon understanding of your people, policies,
and procedures. That is our goal.
Every Blackbird-developed system is:
- Modular: Integral parts of the
network can be upgraded as necessary.
- State-of-the-art: You won't have to
upgrade next year.
- Standards-based: Everything fits
together nicely without hardware adapters or
- Expandable: Network services may be
added without "bringing the network to its
- Extendible: The physical span of the
network is not limited to its present size.
Workstations may be added where needed.
- Upgradeable: The network can adapt to
technology advances--it's relatively
- Easily managed and supported: For the
most part "it just works." When it doesn't,
you'll find that everything is highly
serviceable--structured and well