About Li9

Li9 modernizes our customers’ IT environments by leveraging our expertise with traditional and emerging technologies. We provide strategy, architecture, implementation services, and software sales to National and Global customers across all industries.

Li9 defines Modernizing IT as: “Abstracting applications from the underlying infrastructure.” Li9 uses a 5 stage process for modernizing our customers’ IT environments and tailors the modernization to customer requirements and what stage customers may currently be at.

Li9 leverages our expertise across 4 key areas:

Li9 has expertise with traditional and emerging technologies. We combine our expertise with open source and commercial best-in-class products. Li9 creates secure and automated DevOps solutions that can be utilized in public, private, or hybrid cloud environments.

Li9 Customers

Li9 provides strategy, architecture, implementation services, and software sales to national and global customers across all industries. A sample of Li9 current and recent DevOps customers include:

Li9 Partnerships

Li9 Architects continuously research and validate traditional and emerging technologies to bring multi-vendor integrated solutions and reference architectures to our customers for rapid, secure implementation, focused on business value. This allows Li9 to provide strategic and unbiased advice about infrastructure strategies and technologies supported by unmatched industry knowledge and capabilities. Some of Li9’s partners include:

Li9 Leadership

Armando Arias

Armando Arias

CEO and President

Armando Arias is the founder of Li9 Technology Solutions.  He currently serves as President and CEO of the organization. He works closely with CTO and Lead Architect Artemii Kropachev to establish goals and strategies and manage Li9’s operation and technology teams.  Armando’s extensive industry experience includes technical and leadership positions at Bank of America, US Airways, Hitachi Data Systems, and HPE.

Li9’s teams specialize in maintaining awareness of trends and innovative technologies that provide customers with digital advantages.  Li9 works closely with customers to ensure these digital advantages are achieved by implementing these key technologies while providing enterprise-level security, availability, scalability, and performance.

Artemii Kropachev

Artemii Kropachev

CTO and Lead Architect

Artemii is responsible for Li9’s technology direction.  Artemii leads the Architects and Engineers for Li9 in the design and implementation of IT solutions worldwide. Artemii ensures that Li9 is focused on forward-looking technologies that provide measurable business value.

Artemii is an IT author with extensive IT experience and is an expert in multiple IT disciplines involving Open Source, DevOps, CI/CD, Automation, Cloud, and large-scale implementations. He has a proven track record of solving customer business problems with technology solutions through proper planning, flexible execution, and excellent customer service.