Ryan Ade

Ryan Ade

  • Infrastructure and Security Manager
Email Address:
Office location:
Hedberg Library 141


Ryan configures, supports, monitors and works to continually improve the wired, wireless and voice communications networks and infrastructure, systems and monitoring tools on campus to ensure students, faculty and staff the best possible quality of service and reliability as it relates to their daily networking and voice communications needs.


  • Information Technology - Network Specialist Degree - Associate in Science
  • CompTIA A+ certification
  • CompTIA Network+ certification
  • CompTIA Security+ certification
  • ITIL Certificate in IT Service Management
  • VMware vSphere: ICM (Install, Configure, Manage) certificate of completion
  • TCO - Telecommunications Network Specialist certification
  • Beldin - IBDN Installation Certification for copper cabling

Main responsibilities at Carthage

  • Maintains high availability of all network and telecommunications services
  • Performs infrastructure installation, configuration, support, maintenance
    and planning for future growth.
  • Works with Security and Infrastructure Manager to ensure the network is
    secure by developing and implementing network access and monitoring
  • Manages and maintains data and voice circuits.
  • Administration of routine testing, monitoring & analysis of all elements of
  • Administration of the campus Print Management system Papercut
  • Provides direct support to faculty, staff and students