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Be More Efficient in Your Office or Small Business With Faster WiFi

It seems that everywhere you go nowadays, there is free Wi-Fi. From the bar, to the coffee shop to the waiting area of the emergency room, no one can stand the thought of going  five […]

Is Your Office Prepared For Disaster Recovery?

When you hear the words “disaster recovery,” You can’t help but think of people filling sand bags after a flood, rebuilding homes after a tsunami or building sturdier bridges after an earthquake. However, disaster recovery […]

7 Reasons Hiring an IT Company Will Make Your Office More Efficient

1. It has been a very bad day at work. Your best employee quit and your worst employee found a “mistake” in your books and wants to talk to you about “something.” You have an […]

Should You Buy A PC Or A Mac in 2016?

So, you’re looking to buy a computer and you’re torn between the cool, artsy image of a Macintosh or the reasonable price and efficiency of a PC. There are a few things to consider when you are […]

Locky Ransomware – Protecting yourself can save thousands

The online world is full of nasty intrusions. Namely spyware, malware, and now ransomware.
One particularly successful ransomware has taken the world, quite literally, by storm. Let us introduce you to Locky. (Scroll to bottom for […]

What to look for in a VOIP phone

So, your office has finally decided to get rid of its clunky old landlines and jettison into the modern day with VOIP phones. The devices have all the same features as normal office phones and […]

What You Must Know About Complying with HIPAA Modifications

Although The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act or  HIPAA  may have been in place ever since 1996, medical offices did not start getting fined for non-compliance until just a few years ago. Like any law, HIPAA […]

Six Benefits of Hiring an IT Company in the Central Valley

So, you’ve been in business for a while now and you have always managed your computer systems and data storage for yourself. You have a copy of, “ IT for Dummies”  and you are no […]

The Benefits Of A Hosted Workspace

Now-a-days people are always on the go in both their personal and professional lives.No matter if one is caught in traffic, sitting in a dentist waiting room or having many cups of coffee in an […]

The pros and cons of IOS 9.1

If your business uses Apple products you have undoubtedly heard a lot about the new IOS 9.1 system. The new technology is just a couple of months old and came out to mixed reviews. Users […]

The Best Apps For Small Business

Between organizing meetings, keeping in touch with clients and staying on top of all the news related to your industry, running a small business can be very time consuming. You may need more employees, but […]

Backing Up Your Company Cell Phone Data

It is 2015 and in an effort to keep up with times, you have given all of your employees Smartphones on which they can store important data when they are working outside of the office. […]

4 Must Know Tips To Make Your Laptop Battery Last Longer

4 Must Know Tips To Make Your Laptop Battery Last Longer

You are always on the go, flying from one city to the next looking for that next big deal. You’ve got a great career, good […]

Should You Upgrade to Windows 10?

If you have Windows 8, you have probably been getting a lot of pop-up ads offering you a free upgrade to Windows 10. You may be hesitant to try it, as you know that much […]

Why Companies Should Not Rely On The Cloud Alone

If you are a business owner or data manager you have probably heard a lot about The Cloud and what a great place it is to store data. It reduces expenses, it improves accessibility to […]

Network Monitoring Saves The Day – Why Every Business Should Have It

Computers are puzzling things. They can make the life of a business person much easier by performing calculations, storing data, organizing files and setting appointments for business people. They can also lose data, enable employees […]

The Importance Of Backing Up Your Data

So you have just finished a big project for a client that you have been romancing for month. You have come up with a business model that is innovative and practical and sure to make […]

Six Easy Ways To Speed Up A Slow PC

There is nothing worse for business than a slow PC. A languid computer can cause stressed out employees, a delay in productivity and result in some very frustrated customers. It is often assumed that a […]

Having Trouble Meeting HIPPA Compliance? IT Experts Can Help

You work in a medical office; you are a healer, a caretaker and a scientist and every day you make people feel better and give them hope. The last thing you need is too get […]

The Advantages Of VoIP Phones

There is always one piece of office equipment that everyone who works in the office hates. It doesn’t work the way it should, it confuses everyone and the business and its customers are dependent on […]

Why Medical Offices Need Document Imaging

In an effort to let doctors serve patients better and reduce healthcare costs, The Federal Government has enacted legislation stating that electronic medical records must be kept by all medical facilities. The legislation is currently […]

10 ways to optimize your Smart Phone

So you just got a new Smart Phone and you want to make the very most of your purchase. Optimizing your smartphone can be a daunting task, given all the options there are nowadays. When […]

Why you should hire an IT company to provide your security system

So you’ve just expanded your business and you’ve moved from a tiny office on Main Street to a huge warehouse style building in the industrial section of town. You’ve gone from fifty employees to five […]

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FAQ’s

Frequently Asked Questions

Be Proactive With Your IT!

If you are a business owner or manager, we strongly suggest that you become proactive with your IT, rather than reactive.  All too often we receive phone calls from businesses saying something along the lines […]

Our New Website

Hey there friends and family – we’ve recently launched our new website (thank you Butler Branding!).  Not only do we want to provide new customers with general information about our company – we also want […]