Your county's new best friend

Making your life easier with industry-leading
  • SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS
  • DOOR LOCKS
  • CYBER SECURITY SOLUTIONS
  • SECURE WIFI & GUEST WIFI NETWORKS
  • PHONE SYSTEMS
  • AUDIO/VIDEO SOLUTIONS
  • DATA CENTERS

From Knox to Nuckolls & Hitchcock to Holt, we're honored that 45 Nebraska counties have chosen us.

Team up with our experts & enjoy some peace of mind.

Security threats are everywhere—both cyber and physical. With Applied Connective’s unrivaled service & solutions, managed by award-winning technology experts, you’ll be able to sleep a lot easier at night.

Primary Services

When it comes to securing your county,

technology plays a key role.

Imagine all your county offices operating seamlessly! We love helping counties transition from clunky, problematic technologies to streamlined, unified systems at their own pace. Not only will we install and configure these solutions, but our experts will manage them for you remotely so you can operate at peak security, efficiency, and productivity.

Access Control

Surveillance

CYBER SECURITY SOLUTIONS

HELP DESK SERVICES

Secure WIFI & GUEST WIFI

to support multiple offices

EMAIL SECURITY

and setup of free .gov domain

LOW VOLTAGE

and infrastructure

PANIC/DURESS

Traditional & Cloud-Hosted phones

to support mulltiple offices

cruiser technology

for ecitations

AUDIO/VIDEO SOLUTIONS

and more

CUSTOMER TESTIMONIALS

Here's what our partners have said lately

“5 stars! We are grateful for the partnership between Dixon County & Applied Connective Technologies. The whole team has been wonderful to work with and they provide excellent service.”

Cindy Purucker

Dixon County

“They’re a great bunch of people with excellent customer service. They make accommodations to save us time and money.”

Gary Weaver

Cherry County

“We are very satisfied. We appreciate the timely responses from Applied Connective, the value they provide, and their willingness to work directly with our State Software Support.”

Sarah Friedel

Burt County

“You will be impressed with the personal and professional service. What has pleased me most is their knowledge, availability, and ability to organize and streamline our technology systems!”

Joann Fischer

Knox County

“We…could not have been more pleased. They were extremely knowledgeable about the correct equipment we needed as well as the installation.  Their recommendations were spot on. We would highly recommend this company. They were professional,  courteous, and patient will us.”

Jo Harkins

Village of Chambers

“Holt County has been very satisfied with the services provided by Applied Connective such as our security cameras, locks, email provider and cyber security. We especially appreciate how their technicians are so courteous and helpful.”

Cathy Pavel

Holt County

“Kenley arrived and the battery back up was hooked up instantly.  He was super and very friendly!!”

Burt County

“Very helpful and friendly. Thank you!”

Paula M.

Valley County

“You guys are the best.”

Terry V.

Brown County

Cuming County Courthouse

Top notch! We get the commitment & work ethic of a small-town group with the capabilities we’d expect to find in Lincoln or Omaha. VERY impressive. Streamlining & education have been huge! I can always rely on Applied Connective.

Knox County Courthouse

“It’s such a relief to have someone so knowledgeable to handle all of the different components of technology here at our office. Both the onsite and remote assistance have been excellent.”

JOANN FISCHER

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Knox County

CASE STUDY

Cuming County Nebraska

Get a free discovery call.

No cost, no obligation, & it's a game changer.

We can conduct a free tech evaluation, help you determine whether you’re meeting state & federal compliance requirements, or simply offer some recommendations. Request a call today!

Need another minute?

No problem. Our managers are happy to chat any time if you have questions about service, support, costs, etc. Just call (402) 395-6924 or email hello@appliedconnective.com

 

In the meantime, find out how secure your county is with this 2-minute quiz.

And help yourself to free tips from the experts!

What should I do when I get spam calls? How often should I update? What are cookies? When & why should I clear my cache? Find the answers to some common questions and more from our IT brainiacs over on the blog! 

Lacey Henn

Administrative Assistant

Andrew Grupp

IT Support Specialist

Heath Murray

IT Support Specialist

Will Frey

AVS Technician

Konnor Gibson

IT Systems Specialist

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  • Canned soup
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned stew
  • Canned fish
  • Canned chicken
  • Canned beans
  • Whole grain pasta
  • Whole grain cereals
  • Rice
  • Applesauce
  • Instant mashed potatoes
  • Powdered milk
  • Boxed meals
  • Cooking oils
  • Crackers
  • Granola bars
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste
  • Mouthwash
  • Detergent
  • Hand soap
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Kenley Silhacek

Senior IT Systems Engineer

Mason Uhing

IT Support Specialist

Faith Nunn

IT Support Specialist

Kara Frey

Administrative Assistant

Brandi Feldmann

IT Support Specialist

“Lakeview Community Schools has enjoyed our partnership with Applied Connective. They have been incredibly responsive, knowledgeable, and cooperative as we have worked together. Applied Connective has provided a team-like atmosphere in their service!”

Aaron Plas, Superintendent

Lakeview Community Schools

“We have been very pleased with their communication, efficiency, and customer service over the course of the last few years. We would highly recommend ACT to any other schools out there looking for a reliable partner for your technology needs.”

Brandon Detlefsen, Technology Director

Central City Public Schools

“Their service is always reliable and timely, and the staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. Our needs are their #1 priority! Boone Central is beyond grateful to have top-of-the line technology services and customer support.”

Nicole Hardwick, Superintendent

Boone Central Public Schools

“They’ve been with us every step of the way as we implemented phone systems, security cameras, and keypad doors. Their customer service is second to none, and their business knowledge is outstanding.”

Ronda Weber, Technology Coordinator

Burwell Public School

Applied Connective did an amazing job with our school security cameras. They were very professional and easy to work with. [They’re] patient with our questions and quickly respond when we need some direction. The cameras work great and are very easy to access. Thank you for a job well done!”

Amy Sokol, Principal

St. Anthony's School

Lance Bain

AVS Technician

Brigitte Burbach

HR & Operations Manager

Clay Anderson

WISP Technician

In my current role as WISP Technician I’m responsible for the network and infrastructure around the Columbus area and the quality of service provided to our customers therein.

Brandon Petersen

Relationship Manager & IT Engineer

Relationship Manager/IT Engineer – I work side by side with our clients to ensure they are receiving the best value from our products and services, offer insights to improve their workflows, and resolve any issues that may arise as fast as possible.

Logan Niewohner

Administrative and Marketing Assistant

My role here as of now includes helping in the administrative & marketing departments. I’ll be helping answer calls, assisting with simple IT questions for customers, coordinating marketing tasks, and more.

Justin Borgmann

Level 1 IT Technician

As a level 1 IT Technician, I assist customers in their daily IT needs, and respond to any issues that may arise.

Bryce Molt

Level 1 IT Technician

As a Level 1 IT Technician, I provide general help desk support for clients.

Weston Ray

General Technician

My role as a general technician at Applied Connective involves the installation of video surveillance, security, Internet, and phones, along with pathways and running cables just to name a few of our many duties.

Casey Schalk

AVS Technician

My role as a general technician at Applied Connective is primarily to work with the AVS crew to install and configure surveillance, internet, security, and voice technologies.

Grady Higgins

Level 1 IT Technician

I assist customers with IT-related problems by answering questions on the helpdesk and working with customers to resolve the problems they have. I also assist advanced technicians with tasks for experience and faster project completion.

Eric Beckman

AVS Technician

My role as a general technician at Applied Connective is primarily to work with the AVS crew to install and configure surveillance, security, Internet, and voice technologies.

Kris Wright

General Technician

My role as General Technician includes installation and troubleshooting of door access and camera security systems.

Mikki Mangus

General Accountant

Some of my duties as General Accountant include payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable and reconciliation. I am happy that I am part of the Applied Connective Team.

Heidi Kahlo

IT Technician

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Eric Petsche

General Technician

My role as a general technician at Applied Connective is primarily to work with the AVS crew to install and configure surveillance, security, Internet, and voice technologies.

Kelsi Havlovic

IT Technician

I am a Level 1 IT Technician at Applied Connective, so my role is to perform a variety of IT-related duties to different customers.

Chase Thieman

AVS Technician

My role as an AVS technician at Applied Connective is to work with the AVS team to install and configure surveillance, security, internet, and voice technologies.

Cody Banzhaf

IT Systems Engineer

As an IT Systems Engineer, my job is to evaluate, monitor, and enhance IT infrastructure with an emphasis on availability, reliability, scalability, security, data confidentiality, and system integrity.

Eric Henn

Voice Technician

My job is to do whatever Ed tells me to. Just kidding…sort of. I am part of the voice group.

Alex Herstedt

Telecom / IT Technician

As a Telecom/IT Technician, I work with traditional and hosted phone systems.

Scott Whaley

Level 1 IT Technician

I’m part of the IT team at Applied Connective, so my days are spent setting up new PCs for customers; troubleshooting broken PCs, printers, etc., and installing new hardware.  

Jessi Larson

Creative & Marketing

My work centers on creative content development and marketing—design, copywriting, website management, and social media as well as coordinating philanthropy efforts.

Matt Childress

Level 2 IT Technician

I am a level 1 tech here at Applied Connective, so I perform a variety of IT-related duties. 

Sara Rasmussen

IT Service Manager

Nathan Niewohner

IT Project Manager

Justin Niewohner

AVS Project Manager

I install surveillance, security, Internet, phone, and audio systems to fit our customers’ needs.

Ryan Robinson

AVS Service Technician

I provide and coordinate technical services and support for infrastructure, access control, surveillance, and audio/video solutions.

Jarod Dendinger

Business Development

My role here at Applied Connective centers on business development, so that involves assisting our team in focusing on value-added processes as well as leveraging technology to provide solutions for our business partners that support them in continued success and growth.

Will Zoucha

Voice Manager

My duties as Voice Manager include the sales, service, and consultation of all things voice-related, along with the management of the voice department.

Ed Knott

President

As President at Applied Connective, I am responsible for organizational direction and general oversight of all product/service areas.