Connecting to the Internet or to a local Intranet is essential to any business office. We offers a full suite of services for local-area networks (LAN) and
wide-area networks (WAN). Our technicians can install a new network
or make changes to an existing one. Livewire works with our clients to provide the best solution custom tailored to their needs, including offering 'price per line', allowing clients to accurately budget for a project and to avoid any hidden charges.
Voice and Data Networking
Fiber optics can travel greater distances, perform at greater speeds, and withstand interference caused by heavy machinery or electrical lines. Our technicians are skilled at installing and working with fiber lines. Livewire can help integrate a fiber-optic network with a local copper network, build a fiber network from scratch, or build a custom solution based on your business needs.
Livewire Communications is a provider of System Galaxy Software from Galaxy Control Systems.
Galaxy Control Systems is a global leader in the access control industry.
Galaxy represents the evolution of Digital Systems Corporation, an award winning defense contractor that developed a surveillance and tracking system for the US Military.
If you need one drop or a thousand drops installed we can maintain, troubleshoot and upgrade your system as needed.
Our services include Cat 5
& Cat6e cable installations,
coaxial cable Installations and fiber optic cable installations
Whether it's for your school, church or office, Livewire offers an array of audio visual services including :
Video & Tele Conferencing
Audio and Speakers
Video & Digital Walls
Digital Signage and more...
Hospitals, nursing homes and any other facility requiring UL listed visual nurse call equipment
can benefit from
Where voice communications are not necessary, VNS provides an audible and visual signaling system to fulfill patient and staff needs.
Livewire Communications provides reliable and affordable communication solutions for virtually any type of healthcare facility.
Paging & POS
Livewire Communications provides a complete range of installation services geared towards needs of retail establishments and other businesses. Our technicians can run the cable and install the equipment for a variety of audio and video systems, including:
and speaker systems
Overhead paging and public address (PA) systems
Security camera and closed-caption television (CCTV) systems
Copper Cable Installations
Fiber Optic Cable Installations
Coaxial Cable Installations
Horizontal Distribution Systems
Backbone Distribution Systems
Data Center Build-Outs
Cable Trays & Ladder Racks
Cable Management Systems
Relay Rack & Server Cabinet Installations
Telecom Entrance Facilities and Termination
Local and National Codes
Local Permitting Requirements
Project Management & Consultation
Moving, Adding or Changing Cabling
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Call us for a custom quote! 423.288.2005
See what our clients have to say....
See what our clients have to say....
Information Systems Manager
We use Livewire for data cabling, access control and security cameras because they do top- notch, quality work and are friendly and a joy to work with! I would trust them with any task or issue that may arise. Livewire takes pride in the neatness and quality of their work and offers the most competitive rates
in the Tri-cities!
Meet Our Team
Quoting, scheduling, and coordinating, Brian makes sure our technicians
arrive on time and prepared, minimizing disruption to your
company's busy schedule.
In his spare time you'll find Brian in the great outdoors, where he enjoys hiking and nature photography.
Alan joined Livewire in 2006 and is well versed in all aspects of the data networking industry.
When he's not at work, Alan enjoys hunting, fishing, camping and spending time with his family.
The newest member of our team, Ben is a retired Army officer who recently moved to Kingsport. Ben enjoys learning about new industries
and getting to know the telecommunications business.
On the weekend Ben spends time working on his 100
year- old house, and hanging
out with his wife and two kids.
A seasoned professional in the data communications industry, Bobby has been a part of Livewire for over twenty- eight years!
Bobby enjoys riding motorcycles and ATVs and spending time in the great outdoors.
With over nineteen
years experience in voice and data, there isn't much Jon hasn't seen or done!
In his spare time, he enjoys Farming and cheering on the Crimson Tide.
A recent addition to our staff, Justin joined Livewire in the spring of 2019 and has quickly become an integral part of our team.
On the weekends Justin enjoys coaching football spending time with his kids.
Steve joined Livewire in 2018, and has become our resident
computer expert. He is also a Corning Certiffied Technician.
In his spare time you'll find him hanging out with his kids, riding his motorcycle and cheering on the VOLS!
A member of our team since 1996, Robert has been a part of Livewire for over two decades.
In his spare time he likes to fish, hunt and watch Alabama football!
Another newcomer to Livewire, Mike came on board in 2019 putting his previous experience to work in the voice and data industry.
On the weekends he enjoys camping, golfing, archery, riding his motorcycle and cheering on the VOLS.
Joining Livewire in 2017, Tim has become our go-to guy for Access Control, and is a Corning Certified Technician.
He enjoys riding motorcyles and spending time restoring cars with his father.
Billing and Office Administrator
If you've called our office, chances are good
you've been greeted by Te'Anna's friendly voice!
With over twenty years exprerience in billing, account management and office operations, Te'Anna makes sure Livewire runs smoothly
each and every day.
Te'Anna enjoys spending time with her family,
attending horse races and listening to music.
Ready for a career in
We're always searching for highly skilled
individuals to join our team!
To apply, complete the form and
upload your resume for review.
Qualified applicants will be notified
as postions become available.
MEET THE OWNERS
Fran and Mike Elliott
In 2016 Fran and Mike Elliott purchased Livewire Communications, continuing the thirty-year legacy of serving the Southern Appalachian region.
With over forty years experience in the telecommunications industry, Mike has the knowledge and expertise
to provide your company with the highest quality
systems and support available.
Fran's background in marketing and administration brings fresh ideas, growth and transformation to Livewire by building strong customer and community relationships.
From small business to large corporations, Livewire remains committed to providing the same level of integrity, privacy, and dependability clients have come to expect.
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