Lakeside Consulting

Welcome to Lakeside Consulting

Lakeside Consulting is a customer oriented Information Technology and Communications (ITC) consultancy created to assist in the design, development, and implementation of Inside Plant Structured Cabling installations, Outside Plants design and installations, Training, System Specifications and Project Documentation.

Lakeside Consulting is has been serving customers throughout the US, Europe, and China since 2003, operating from our Florida offices in Tampa, Gainesville, and Cocoa.

All the staff of Lakeside Consulting are BICSI members and are Registered Communications Distribution Designers (RCDD). Our employees are also certified in numerous structured cabling infrastructure solutions such as but not limited to Ortronics, Panduit, Siemon, Leviton and CommScope.

Design input is available for various phases of construction design and implementation and we have a great deal of experience in:

·   Higher education facilities

·   Bio-Medical research laboratory facilities

·   Data center design

·   Research libraries

·   Campus backbone infrastructure

·   MAN (Metropolitan area networks)

·   Commercial office buildings

·   POS (point of sale)

·   Hospital design with emergency care and surgical suites

·   Access control systems

·   A/V for tele-video conference, presentation, auditorium, and symposium areas

·   Video surveillance

·   RFI asset tagging and tracking

·   Nurse Call, Infant abduction, Elder care tracking systems

Experienced corporate trainers are also available to work with your own staff to provide instruction on structured cabling codes, standards, and design.   Review and preparation training and tutoring is available to assist individuals in preparing to sit for the BICSI RCDD and Installer Technician exams.

If you are having concerns regarding the design of your Information Technology and Communications installation, contact us and we will evaluate the proposed design, make recommendations and certify our redesign as to be in compliance with all applicable communications standards and codes.   We can also provide project management and review the installation design implementation throughout the project.  


Previous Projects

Scripps Oceanographic Research Campus - Jupiter, Florida

This is are search campus with three laboratory buildings and administrative offices. The project is 364,000 sqft of interdisciplinary research facilities to support biomedical research, advanced technologies, and drug discovery.   Research environments include a vivarium and very large, marine aquarium.   Full functionality was designed in for extended power outages during hurricanes.


Veterans Administration Medical Center- Gainesville, Florida

A new 258,000 sq.ft, five-story replacement bed tower with238 private beds for the medical, surgical, and psychiatric units.   Ground floor includes patient exam and treatment suites for various disciplines such as a heart clinic, urology treatment, eye clinic, and hearing clinic.


Met-Life IDI Division -Tampa Florida

The IDI division of Met-Life extensively renovated a new 300,000 sq.ft. office building to move 600 employees from out dated quarters.   Project included a 1,000 sq.ft. data center, multiple auditorium, video conference, and training rooms


BICSI Up Coming Conferences

2016 BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition
January 31 - February 4, 2016
Rosen Shingle Creek Resort & Convention Center
Orlando, Florida, USA

2016 BICSI CALA District Peru Congress
March 15, 2016 
Lima, Peru

2016 BICSI CALA District Mexico Conference & Exhibition
March 17-18, 2016
Crowne Plaza Hotel de Mexico WTC
Mexico City, Mexico

2016 BICSI South Pacific District New Zealand Conference
April 7, 2016
Ellerslie Event Centre
Auckland, New Zealand

2016 BICSI Middle East & Africa District South Africa Conference
April 2016
South Africa

2016 BICSI Middle East & Africa District Dubai Conference
April 2016
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2016 BICSI India District Mumbai Conference
April 21, 2016
Mumbai, India

2016 BICSI Canadian Conference & Exhibition
May 2-5, 2016
Scotiabank Convention Centre
Marriott Gateway on the Falls
Niagara Falls, ON

2016 BICSI CALA District Andean Conference
May 4-5, 2016
Centro Empresarial y Recreativo El Cubo de Colsubisidio
Bogota, Colombia

2016 BICSI South Pacific District Sydney Conference
May 23 - 25, 2016
Dockside Pavilion, Darling Harbour
Sydney, Australia

2016 BICSI Mainland Europe District Italy Conference
June 17, 2016
Crowne Plaza Roma - St. Peter's Hotel and Conventions Center
Rome, Italy

2016 BICSI United Kingdom & Ireland District Conference
June 22, 2016
The Barbican Conference Centre
London, United Kingdom

2016 BICSI Middle East & Africa District Nigeria Conference
August 18, 2016
Lagos, Nigeria

2016 BICSI Fall Conference & Exhibition
September 11-15, 2016
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
Grand Hyatt San Antonio
Hyatt Regency San Antonio
Westin Riverwalk San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas, USA

2016 BICSI Southeast Asia District Philippines Conference
November 17-18, 2016
SMX Convention Center
Manila, Philippines