As one of the founders of BlackHawk Data, and with more than 20 years of experience in both network design and delivering expert-level solutions to clients, Jason Caparoso serves as the President and CTO of the company. Jason is an industry visionary, helping clients reach their goals of network excellence by designing everything from simple network solutions to complex designs.

His wealth of industry experience leading and supporting technology initiatives across a range of industry sectors — including global financials, public sector and service providers — empowers him to effectively transform customers’ infrastructures to create more agile, scalable, reliable and manageable networks. Leveraging his support capabilities, he has designed and implemented large-scale deployments ranging from global financial institution data centers to ISP backbone migrations and expansions.

​Jason’s technical expertise supporting a variety of industry-leading vendors, including Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, F5 and Microsoft, enables him to effectively lead BlackHawk Data’s Solutions Architects, Service Delivery, and Managed Services teams. Prior to founding BlackHawk Data, Jason was the Principal Consultant for a leading global network integrator where he developed the engineering standards and guidelines used across all customers and led the development of the organization’s emerging technology market.

​Jason has also served as Engineering Lead Consultant across several public sector clients, deploying large scale DWDM, MPLS, security and next generation network technologies.


  • CCIE #30484
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Cisco Certified Design Associate
  • Microsoft Certified Professional
  • Certified ISP Support Specialist
  • F5 Big-IP Administrator