SMEs can benefit from virtualization

Computers and other devices have done nothing but get faster, giving businesses the ability to move traditional functions onto the computer. This move saved companies untold amounts of money and made employees more productive. The new trend is to move these now “physical” elements into a more virtual environment, a trend called virtualization. In technical…

Nexus 7 or iPad, how do they compare?

In mid July, Google released its new tablet, the Nexus 7. The Nexus 7 is one of the first tablets to truly challenge the iPad. The Nexus 7 has some great features that have many small business owners contemplating whether they should get one or not. Before you invest in a new tablet, we have…

How to scroll on your Android tablet

Tablets are quickly becoming an important device to small businesses. With the ability to take your office with you on a device not much bigger than a book and be able to keep in contact with the office, tablets are a dream. Many manufacturers realize this and have started producing tablets to meet demand with…

HDD or SDD, What’s the difference?

The hard drive is one of the components IT professionals look at when they’re buying a new computer, often worrying about things like read speed and storage space. Until a couple of years ago, there was only one type of internal hard drive available to computers, Hard Disk Drives (HDD). Now, manufacturers are starting to…

5 tips to be prepared for disaster

It seems that natural disasters are happening at a higher frequency than ever before. This could be because of climate change or the fact that news can travel around the world in seconds, or any other number of reasons. Business continuity – ensuring your business can stay operational during adverse times – should be an…

notification@faceboook, new malware hack

Malware is an ever present threat that PC, and to a lesser extent Mac, users have to live with. There is a high chance that your computer will at one time come under attack, or you will inadvertently install a piece of malware. There’s a new scheme you should be aware of involving Facebook photo…

MICROSOFT: Unprecedented change

We are commonly referred to as “Agents of Change” by our clients. It’s a moniker that is often fitting. After all, we advise and consult on strategic business technology roadmaps and initiatives. Our clients benefit from our ability to remain apprised of the latest developments in a broad line of technologies. Recently at the 2012…