Category Archives for "Computer Maintenance"

How to properly budget for a small business server and network upgrade

The average small company with less than $50 million in revenue spends about 7% of revenue on IT. Budgets keep growing as technology becomes more prevalent in today’s businesses. How do you know how to choose the best, most cost-effective server? Your server will be a remote computer that is always on and always connected […]

Do You Need Routine Maintenance for Your Home Computer?

Computers are pretty extraordinary machines. They can hold a ton of data and provide a world of information at your fingertips. But they aren’t invincible and even the best computers require routine maintenance to continue performing well.   We’ve spoken before about the reasons why computer maintenance is important. Luckily, computer maintenance is pretty easy. […]

What is a server maintenance plan and why is it important?

Server maintenance, as its name suggests, is the process of keeping your computer server working at its optimal level. A server maintenance plan is a plan that is initiated by a company to ensure the hardware and software that are essential to the company’s sustenance run the way they are expected to.  Here are some […]

Does Your Small Business Really Need A Server?

Deciding whether to add a server to your small business network can be a challenging decision. Maybe you even repurposed an old computer to function like a server. Servers make a network efficient which saves time and eliminates frustration. If your office is running at least four computers a server is necessary. Here’s why your […]

7 Affordable Tips to Keep Small Business IT up to Speed

When you’re running a small business, it’s important to keep a tight hold on your company budget. But in this day and age, having an up-to-date IT setup in your office is critical for your company’s success – even if you’re not doing much business online.   Buy Your Hardware in Bulk Most IT companies […]

Top 3 Computer Maintenance Tools You Should Be Using

Regular computer maintenance lets you enjoy a fast running and functional computer for much longer than you might otherwise. If you stay on top of computer maintenance, you’ll be rewarded with a computer that doesn’t wear out and break as easily. Today we’re going to look at the top three computer maintenance tools you should […]

What performance upgrades can be added to my computer?

Performance upgrades on computers isn’t as unusual as you might think. At some point, anyone who owns a computer is going to get frustrated by its limitations.  Even if you have the newest, most expensive, fastest computer available now, eventually  new technology is going to push the limits and make your computer start to look […]

Increase Download Speed

  If you’re working at home and frustrated with your download speeds, it may be time to investigate your home setup to see whether there is an obvious culprit that’s slowing things down. To improve your download speeds, work through the following checklist to isolate the issue and improve your speeds.   Test your current […]