The Final Countdown to Microsoft’s April 8th Deadline

On: 20th, February 2014 | Under: Computer Networking, Industry News: This Week in IT, Technology & Tools


In 2002, Microsoft presented its official Support Lifecycle Policy that was based on detailed customer feedback. The predictability of support services was cited as a very important issue for Microsoft’s customers. Microsoft responded accordingly by alerting customers years in advance that the XP operating system and Windows 2003 have an “end of life” date scheduled for April 8, 2014.

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Why you need to upgrade from XP!

On: 16th, February 2014 | Under: Cloud Computing, Computer Repair, Industry News: This Week in IT, Technology & Tools


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3 Reason To Install A Linux Operating System

On: 30th, January 2014 | Under: Technology & Tools


Linux is both open-source and free to download, making it difficult to calculate an accurate number as far as its market share. Despite the proverbial “one percent” thrown around by various bloggers and technology publications, some estimate up to 8 percent saturation. Dell reported that almost 33 percent of its notebooks shipped with Ubuntu, the most popular Linux distribution, pre-installed in 2009. You can usually get a good deal on your favorite laptop or tablet if you buy it with a pre-installed version of Ubuntu.

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Choosing the Right Business Technology Solutions

On: 30th, January 2014 | Under: Features, How To: Technology 101, Industry News: This Week in IT, Technology & Tools


Are your business technology solutions aligned with the larger goals of your business?

Unfortunately, for many businesses the answer is no.

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Facing Your Technology Issues as a Small Business Owner Head on!

On: 12th, January 2014 | Under: Industry News: This Week in IT, Managed Services, Technology & Tools


As a small business owner you are forced to wear many different hats and deal with numerous problems each and every day.  Many of problems originate from business technology working improperly or not as anticipated.

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Business IT Support: Are You Ready to Make a Plan for 2014?

On: 27th, December 2013 | Under: How To: Technology 101, Industry News: This Week in IT, Managed Services, Technology & Tools


In these final weeks of 2013, many of us are reviewing our accomplishments of this past year and contemplating our plans for the coming year. Part of this review process includes setting new goals for ourselves both personally and professionally. For many of us, committing to new business and career goals often involves some combination of increasing efficiency while saving time and money. The desire to reduce stress by working smarter, not harder is frequently on the list. Using our time and resources more productively is always important, as is making informed decisions.

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