The n2grate Story

Identifying a need in the marketplace for assisting federal agencies in their pursuit of complex data center and cloud solutions, Jack Farley and Steve Halligan founded n2grate in 2010. Our clients include the federal government, as well as the public sector and large businesses. With a consultative approach and a wealth of skills and training, our experts deliver the best and most economical technology. Whether your mission is supported internally or you’re looking to leverage a cloud service provider, n2grate can assist with:

  • Data center, infrastructure, management tools
  • Cloud and colocation services
  • Recruiting, staffing, training services
  • Hardware and software solutions
  • Security and network components
  • Intelligent storage
  • Virtualization

Meet Steve

Steve Halligan - President n2grate (2)
With degrees in Finance, Telecommunications, and Marketing, Steve brings over twenty-five years of industry knowledge, networking and data center experience. His career includes nearly a decade of regional management and client relationship development with Cisco, and several years with VMware as a virtualization technology expert. As President and Chief Operating Officer for n2grate, Steve is responsible for business development, operations and marketing activities. Click here to view Steve’s Linked-In profile.

Meet Jack

jackIn 1970, John J. (“Jack”) Farley, III, retired from the U.S. Army with 100% disability from combat wounds sustained in Vietnam, where he received four Bronze Star medals (3 with “V” device), two Purple Hearts, and the Army Commendation Medal. From 1973 until 1989, he progressed from trial attorney to the Senior Executive Service at the U.S. Department of Justice. In 1989 he was nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate as a founding judge of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. After fulfilling a 15-year term, he continued in senior status until his 2012 retirement. As n2grate Vice President, Jack is responsible for contract administration, legal matters, and operations. Click here to view Jack’s Linked-In profile.

About Our Staff

n2grate is a group of dedicated professionals with a strong technology bias. We are independent and continually seek out and evaluate the latest technology in order to provide our clients with business advantages. Our experienced experts support internal data center transitions and assist in the design, support and procurement of n2grated cloud services. With each engagement, we guide you in achieving the optimal benefits of integrating our services with your existing data centers.

Contact Us

To get in touch with Steve, Jack and the rest of our staff, fill out our web form or call 855.508.2476 today.


  • Data Center, Infrastructure, Management Tools
  • Cloud and Colocation
  • Recruiting, Staffing, Training
  • Hardware and Software
  • Security and Network Components
  • Intelligent Storage
  • Virtualization

Project-Based Services

  • Network Assessment
  • Infrastructure Heath Check
  • Nationwide Deployments
  • Wireless Site Surveys
  • Disaster Recovery Assessments
  • Storage Allocation Assessments