About Li9

Li9 is an Enterprise Technology Solutions Provider dedicated to delivering innovative, cost-effective and manageable IT solutions that match business objectives.   It’s critical that today’s IT soutions provide cost effective solutions that leverage the latest technologies to create secure, flexible, and maintainable IT environments.

Li9 solutions leverage the latest Public and Private Cloud Technologies, along with Li9’s extensive consulting and service capabilities, to provide customers with solutions that take advantage of the latest technology advances, such as DevOps and Continuous Application Delivery.

Li9’s longtime customers include Best Western, USFoods, and CenturyLink.

Li9 Customers

The Li9 executive team and senior technical resources have experience, education, and expertise in multiple aspects of business and technology.

CEO – Arthur Othon

Art started Li9 Technology Solutions with Armando Arias in 2007.   Art has held a number of executive positions over the past 20 years, and is very active in the local Phoenix community.

He brings a business focus to Li9 Technology Solutions, with previous executive positions in non-IT related industries.

Art’s 2018 initiatives include ensuring Li9 maintain its focus on the business value of technology while increasing the adoption of emerging technologies that provide significant ROI.

President – Armando Arias

Armando has held numerous technical and management IT positions in customer and vendor environments.   Armando is very familiar with large enterprise IT environments and knowledgeable of  current technologies, include key Cloud and Open Source solutions.

He is focused on evaluating new technologies, and applying them to customer requirements, while maintaining the supportability of Li9 solutions.

Armando has an MBA from Arizona State University along with multiple technical certifications.


Lead Enterprise Data Center Solutions Architect – Jon Harmon

Jon is a Solutions Architect with extensive designing enterprise solutions. Jon leads the Li9 Architecture and Solutions Team, with over 30 years experience with design and implementation of business applications and architecture of complex information systems. He has an extensive working knowledge of Enterprise Architecture best practices including logical and physical data architectures; network communications and operating systems; database, web and application servers, middleware and telecommunications. Jon has degrees in Math and Science from University of New Mexico.

Li9 Phoenix Office

Phone: 480.686.6963

2930 E. Camelback Rd, Suite 130
Phoenix, AZ 85016

LI9 Phoenix Office

2930 E. Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016, Suite 130

Li9 Denver Office

Phone: 720.663.8678

525 W Burgundy St, Suite 632
Highlands Ranch, CO 80129

Li9 Denver Office

525 W Burgundy St. #632
Highlands Ranch CO 80129
Lead Cloud, DevOps  and Network Architect – Denis Zuev

Denis Zuev is a passionate IT expert with more than 10 years of experience. Throughout his career he has taken development, pre-sales, architect, and managerial roles in small to international size projects with the main focus in networking. Several years back he started working with SDN, Open Source, Automation and DevOps and Programming and this is what he spends most of his time nowadays. Denis is also known for his professional and certification achievements. At this moment he is holding following industry expert level certifications: RHCA, CCIE, JNCIE, CCDE, HCIE, VCIX-NV.