End of Support – Windows 7, Server 2008 & 2008 R2

Your data and network are vulnerable if you don't start planning today! Without Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 system updates and support, your data and network will be at risk the longer you continue to operate. These products are rapidly approaching their end of support/end of life (EOL) dates, which means you will not have support [...]

2019-08-05T18:05:50+00:00August 5th, 2019|

Remote Workers – VoIP Phone Solutions

With the option to work from home, communicate from any device and location - why would job candidates want to relocate? In fact, studies show that only 11 percent of job seekers relocated for work in the last decade. This is a decrease from the previous decade and is only expected to continue. Annual Average Relocation Rate 2007 - 2007: 11.3% 1996 - [...]

2019-08-01T18:25:21+00:00August 1st, 2019|

Why is my high-speed internet not any faster?

There are many reasons your high-speed internet might appear slow. The internet could be slow due to a problem with your router, Wi-Fi signal and strength, network, switch or carrier. On the other hand, it could be the specific website you are visiting. To understand which is your cause, you will need assistance to accurately troubleshoot and pinpoint. Router Try a reboot on [...]

2019-07-24T16:56:46+00:00July 23rd, 2019|

Using Caution When Downloading Apps

Forbes posted an article on July 5, 2019, Critical Warning Issued Regarding 10 Million Samsung Phone Updates, which is a great example of how your office technology and personal technology can be hacked or corrupted. Read the full article here. The article discusses an app "Updates for Samsung" that can be downloaded from the Google Play app store. After downloading the app, users [...]

2019-07-23T19:51:10+00:00July 9th, 2019|

No Obligation Network Analysis – How Well is Your Network Running?

Pinpoint Your Network Vulnerabilities Did you know that 93% of companies that lost their data for 10 days or more filed for bankruptcy within one year.* This startling statistic shows why having a reliable network and backup is crucial for any business. Network vulnerabilities put your company at risk, which is something no business owner can afford. According to a 2011 CA Technologies [...]

2019-07-23T22:05:34+00:00June 12th, 2019|

How to Hire Affordable Outside IT Support

For many entrepreneurs, the thought of hiring IT support is daunting. It can be difficult to judge how qualified a candidate is when you're not well versed in the technology yourself. Additionally, hiring IT technicians that work full time for your company is expensive, which is why many small business owners outsource IT support entirely. There are different approaches you can take to [...]

2019-07-23T20:12:30+00:00January 28th, 2019|

Support for Windows 7 is ending!

All good things must come to an end, even Windows 7. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for PCs running Windows 7. But you can keep the good times rolling by moving to Windows 10. Contact us to talk about your options. Source: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windowsforbusiness/end-of-windows-7-support

2019-07-24T15:10:40+00:00December 19th, 2018|

Spectrum Gigabit Internet Comes To The Grand Valley

GRAND JUNCTION, November 15, 2018 - Charter Communications held a luncheon today to celebrate the recent launch of Spectrum Internet Gig, Spectrum Business Internet Gig, and Spectrum Mobile. Spectrum Business Internet Gig brings high speed internet to local business to help them work faster than before. Diane Schwenke says, "having as many of our small businesses have access to gigabyte service at an [...]

2019-07-23T20:10:38+00:00November 19th, 2018|

Why should I use an IT Managed Services Provider?

One question consistently asked by our clients is, “Why should we use your Managed Services?” Many of these clients perceive that it would be better and more cost effective for them just to contact us as their technology issues arise. It is a common misconception that having their technology under a Managed Services agreement is like insurance and that they would be paying [...]

2019-07-23T19:46:14+00:00November 7th, 2018|

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