We make IT work for you!

Information Technology Design and Timeshared Support With over 40 years experience in all layers of the IT world, Gentoo Technologies is positioned to help you realize the full potential of your investment in technology.

To Contact Us

Gentoo Technologies, LLC
500B Colony Park
1999 South Main Street
Blacksburg, VA 24060

Phone: 540-961-4800

eMail: info@gentootech.com

Proud Supporters of

  Rotary International

  MDA Camp

  Team 401

Serving the NRV, Roanoke, and Princeton ,WV area

Our Mission

From simple internet connectivity to complex multisite wireless wide area networks, we have the ability to make IT work for you! The simple paradigm we offer is similar to a resort timeshare. If you pay for only what you really need, when you need it, you can afford much higher quality. Rather than a camper on a lot near the beach that you own all the time and must maintain, and that is rarely used to its full potential, you have a top of the line luxury home with a private beach. Similarly with personnel you can hire a full time person, but you can only reasonably afford someone who works for minimum wage – an entry level employee. This person requires a salary, full load of benefits, office space, supplies, and overhead. You pay taxes and insurance for them and provide them with facilities and parking. For that same investment you can have a share of a team of people with decades of real world IT experience, who understand the realities of budgets and cash flow, as well as the intricacies of the technology you have. That team has the maturity and insight to know that technology is a tool used to accomplish your business goals. It is not there for its own sake or to be impressive or “cool”. (Although sometimes it is anyway.) The purpose of information technology is to make the work you do easier. Often it seems that just the opposite happens. We are here to help make sure that technology works for you.

Service List

Computers - desktops, laptops, and tablets

Network Infastructure - Copper, Fiber Optic and Wireless

Local and Wide-area networks (LANs and WANs)

Data Center development from single servers to multiple virtual cloud servers

Security - individual and corporate, both software and hardware based, platform and brand independent

Routers, gateways, modems, access points, switches, and other core network equipment

Printers and plotters for everything from receipts and photographs to posters and banners

Scanners, cameras, microscopes, endoscopes, X-ray, ultrasonic and other image capturing devices

One- two- and three-factor authentication for individuals and devices

Backup and recovery of data and files for individuals and systems

Video Security systems with remote monitoring and recording

Audio/Visual production equipment and support for seminars, trade shows and conferences

Secure remote access for individuals and offices, including VPNs, remote control and remote desktops

Support for Windows, DOC, Linux, Android, and Mac operating platforms

Special programming and custom circuits in Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Python, batch and other environments and platforms


Gentoo Technologies is allied with many vendors of hardware and software and does not specify a brand before discussing the specific application of technology. Once we know how and what your goals are, we can offer various solutions with their strengths and weaknesses highlight so the best solution can be chosen.


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