CEO - Chad R. Holstead

IT that Works for Your Business

For over 20 years Business Knowledge Systems has been a complete technology solution provider. We are 100% committed to making sure business owners have the most reliable and professional IT service in Chicagoland.

BKS is a full-service managed IT support service for your organization to scale for growth. You can rely on us to learn your technology and create a plan for your IT needs.  We assist from design and planning to product specification through pricing and acquisition, to installation, implementation, documentation, and project management.


BKS is your Managed IT partner. We support IT and we support you.


Here’s why so many businesses depend on Business Knowledge Systems for complete IT services and support:


  • Full-service Managed IT Support – Full-Service Managed IT combines a team of IT security veterans with purpose-built threat-monitoring platforms identifying malicious and suspicious activity. From hardware support, IT budget planning to disaster recovery planning, we support your business by scaling your IT for changes and ensuring your data in the event of a disaster.
  • Dedicated IT Support Team – Get Onsite and/or Remote Support with Certified IT Technicians. We proactively monitor systems, update vulnerabilities, and maintain a safe work environment. With expertise and leadership, our IT Support team can support daily operations of your business.
  • Cyber Security and Compliance Needs – BKS can help you improve your own bottom line as regulatory compliance in sensitive industry sectors is ongoing and labor-intensive.
  • Cloud-based IT Services for Business – BKS takes the hassle out of setting up and migrating to the cloud and lets you focus on your core competencies. We also offer hybrid solutions that allow you to use both the cloud storage and server storage on premise. We can backup, file sync, and give you remote access.
  • All-inclusive Support Services – Our support services are all inclusive.  BKS takes pride in making sure your IT budget is predictable.
  • No Long-Term Contracts – Just give us 90 days to help you transition. BKS believes so strongly that we will be the best IT Company for you, we don’t require long term contracts. If we are not performing up to your expectations just let us know.

Our Mission

We are 100% committed to making sure business owners have the most reliable and professional IT service in Chicagoland.

BKS will make sure your IT systems are doing what you need to be successful. Our goal is to enable our clients to concentrate on their core business while we manage the IT systems and any IT requirements to ensure cost effective optimization of networks, servers, and devices.

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