• Complete Technology Management

    Datapath is a trusted technology management company offering a portfolio of professional, cloud and managed services.

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  • Trusted IT Solutions

    From design to implementation, we’re in the business of keeping you in business.

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  • Local Dedication

    Serving small to medium-sized businesses throughout Central California since 2005, Datapath has been recognized as one of Inc. Magazine’s fastest growing private companies in America.

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Serving Schools, Businesses & Government

Happy Clients Across California

Datapath serves the greater Central Valley region, including Modesto, Fresno, Sacramento, Merced and more.

If you’re looking to hire an IT company, I can heartily recommend James, Dave and the entire Datapath team. And that’s not because I like them (though I do), but because they understand the needs of businesses and perform at the highest level.

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Soup-to-Nuts Service

Datapath does it all. You can outsource your entire IT department or we can assist your team with specific tasks and initiatives. Our suite of technologies and solutions ensures you stay on the cutting edge with predictable expenditures and rock-solid reliability.


Proven Methodology

Datapath helps you accomplish new IT projects, then ensures your infrastructure and users are supported with subscription- based Managed Services

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Commitment to Community

Datapath supports community-based non-profits focused on the issues of education and entrepreneurship in the Central Valley area.

Jun 24, 2015

Datapath Helps Raise $25k for United Way

Over 200 people gathered Sunday evening, June 7, for an outdoor dinner benefiting the United Way’s Graduation Coach Program. The inaugural One Table event took place in the middle of 15th Street between J and K streets, the guests seated at 33 tables pushed together for the cause. “The dinner raised about $25,000 for the … continue reading

Jun 23, 2015

Celebrating 10 Years of Service to the Central Valley

When we started Datapath ten years ago, we reimagined the role of the IT provider and committed to delivering measurable long-term value to our clients. We made an uncompromising promise to do what is right today, to create better outcomes tomorrow. It’s not always easy but it’s the secret to our success. 10 years ago … continue reading

Seven Security Risks from Consumer-Grade File Sync Services

Consumer-grade file sync solutions (referred to as CGFS solutions) pose many challenges to businesses that care about control and visibility over company data. Below are seven of the biggest risks that these solutions pose in a business environment.* 1. Data theft Most of the problems with CGFS solutions emanate from a lack of oversight. Business … continue reading

Integrity in Leadership

Datapath was founded in 2005 by two friends that like to work hard and have fun.

JAMES BATES Operations & Strategic Planning

James is a bit like Steve Wozniak but a lot easier to talk to. He’s been obsessed with computers and networks for as long as he can remember and scored his first job in the industry when he was still in high school.

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DAVID DARMSTANDLER Finance & Business Development

David is a technology expert and bona fide “people person”. He manages customer relationships and makes jokes that are inappropriate in most professional environments. He asks for your forgiveness in advance.

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Awards & Recognition

INC. 5000

List of America’s Fastest Growing Companies (2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014)


District 12 Small Business of the Year (2013)


Technology Company of the Year (2013)


Small Business Person of the Year (2014)