Canyon Horizon Technology Solutions

About Canyon Horizon Technology Solutions

Canyon Horizon has been in business since 2015 serving Enterprise, Education, Business and Hospitality in Arizona and beyond.

Our vision is to do more than just serve as your IT support. We aim higher to cover every aspect of your technology

We’re constantly looking to the future to design creative technology solutions for todays’ IT challenges.

We are a small business and very proud of the work we do. While most IT service providers who give IT services to schools and enterprise are large, national, or even multi-national companies who may sometimes seem impersonal, we pride ourselves on building relationships with our customers to give you the ‘personal touch’ with your IT.

Our Partners

Who We Are

Michael Nelson – Owner Member/President

  • Certified Microsoft Engineer with 17 years of experience
  • Cisco Experience 17 years
  • Certified Teacher with 14 years of Classroom Experience and 12 years of Admin Experience

Mike was the General Manager of Native Innovation and Unity Technology.  His primary responsibility with all companies has been Sales Engineering and the management of Personnel and resources.  He is a level 3 engineer in Cisco and Microsoft and a network architect able to design complex systems that meet the needs of any enterprise, business, or government network.  He has a proven track record of 17 years reliable experience in the public and private sectors. He has experience designing and implementing HyperV and Vmware utilizing ISCSI targets.  He has implemented Security Video systems utilizing Salient Openview Software and Access Cameras.  He has implemented concrete backup strategies utilizing Symantec Backup Exec, Windows Server Backup, Intronis Cloud Solutions, and Microsoft DPM.  He as installed and implemented Ruckus and Tropos Wireless Systems and maintained Alcatel VOIP systems. He has installed and implemented Microsoft Exchange 2016, Barracuda WebFilters and Routers, Cisco network equipment, and Microsoft Active Directory environments.

Juan Diego – Owner Member/Solutions Engineer

  • Backup and Storage Solutions expert.  15 years of experience
  • Microsoft Engineer.

Juan was the former Server Engineer for Coconino Community College. He served as their backup and server engineer creating reliable backup solutions featuring Backup Exec.  He is also a server engineer maintaining Microsoft networks including Active Directory, DHCP, DNS.  He has maintained Ruckus equipment, Dell routers switches and servers, and HP workstations, servers, switches, and Access points.

Jim Grantham – Owner Member/Solutions Engineer

  • Workstation and Server Engineer.

Jim has worked with IT in the public and private sector for 12 years. He has extensive experience support Microsoft Networks, Extreme routing and switching, and has consistently provided maintenance and support to all of Canyon Horizon Customers.