Why Choose ACT?

Over 30 Years of IT Expertise

We’ll help you achieve your business goals, drive efficiency, and stay secure. Our staff members have the experience to help you keep your network and equipment running at top efficiency.

Clear Communication

We’ll explain things in clear, understandable terms – so you don’t have to worry about not being given answers to your concerns and questions. We’ll show you the alternatives – and the business/financial consequences of those options. You’ll understand the “what” and “why” of each dollar invested in your business technology

We Bring Value to Your Business

ACT has partnered with most of the top names in the computer industry today to provide our customers with the best business and security solutions. We provide the guidance and technical expertise that will allow you to make the most of your technology budget.

Our Clients

We service small to mid-size companies with high data security and compliance concerns including healthcare, legal, accounting and senior living facilities.

Cybersecurity Measures and Protocols
Including off site data backup and recovery

On-site Training
We train your staff against cyber threats and ensure data security best practices

On-site Audits
We review your policies and procedures to identify vulnerabilities

IT Monitoring
We monitor critical infrastructure to ensure ongoing compliance


ACT Network Solutions is a family owned business, located in Crystal Lake, IL. ACT was founded in 1988 by Jeff Hoffman. Jeff had seen the poor IT service that local companies were receiving, and was determined to make a difference. He grew the business based on a simple principal –  Put the customer first.

ACT is now run by Jeff’s son, Christopher Hoffman. Chris and the ACT team of IT professionals have established a reputation for delivering dependability and value to businesses around McHenry County.