SOMERVILLE, NJ – ATON COMPUTING, INC, a New Jersey Information Technology firm serving public and private sector clientele across the state, has changed ownership with the purchase of the firm by the former Operations Manager.
Walter Hansen, founder and former President and Chief Executive Officer of the firm, retired after 26 years of company growth. He will remain available to the firm as Senior Advisor/Consultant.
New owner and President Josh Schmookler has been with ATON for 13 years. He earned his Certified Government Chief Information Officer degree from University of North Carolina and has certifications from Cisco, Microsoft, Hewlett Packard & VMware.
“I have full and complete confidence that Josh will continue to serve our clients with the same dedication to detail that has been the hallmark of ATON for the past 26 years,” commented Hansen. “I have been totally reliant on his ability to understand complex problems and develop and implement effective solutions.”
ATON has been at the leading edge of the IT revolution, supporting the needs of county and municipal governments and small/medium private sector businesses. ATON focuses the expertise of its professionally trained staff on computer networking, business continuity, cloud computing solutions, and cyber security/risk management. Staff provides hands-on hardware & software integration specifically configured to meet the technology needs of today while anticipating the needs of the next generation of technological advancement.
ATON staff focus provides comprehensive Information Technology services including custom Microsoft network design and installation, software program implementation, cyber security, and training that enhances efficiency, provides protection, and results in a positive return on investment
The staff of IT professionals maintain current technical credentials including: Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, MCTS & MCP; Cisco CCNA, VMware’s VCP, A+ Core Services; numerous hardware & software product certifications.