Category Archives: Hardware

Bamboo Capture Giveaway!

* Promotion Has Completed * Exciting News! On March 15th 2013 we’ll be randomly selecting one lucky person who comments below and giving them their very own Wacom Bamboo Capture pen tablet (model CTH470) complete with software! Supports Windows, Mac … Continue reading

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Make Way – I’m A Professional!

I was having a conversation with a Certified Public Accountant yesterday.  I was there at his office for a different purpose but invariably the conversation turned, as it often does, to technology.  The subject of our conversation quickly became his … Continue reading

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Safe Internet For Your Customers!!

John owns an auto repair shop.  As an entrepreneur he understands the importance of customer service.  He’s competing with larger and sometimes better funded competition all around him.  He knows his services and parts are superior and he wants everyone … Continue reading

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Simple Performance Boost – More Memory

Recently more and more customers are bringing their machines in to have them “gone over”.  In many cases the customer is noticing slower and slower performance and are ready to purchase a new system.  Prices have fallen in recent years … Continue reading

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Lightning & Power Outages – Surge Protection or UPS?

Summertime is just about here.  With it will arrive unscheduled power interruptions, brown-out conditions, spikes and surges of power; this is especially true here in Southwest Florida. Because of the value of electronic devices the importance of good protection cannot … Continue reading

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Beware: The “Feel Good” Backup

A tech savvy friend can be a great asset but they can also be a serious liability to your business.   An example is a local medical practice I recently visited; the backup system was in place and working as advertised … Continue reading

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What Makes A “Business Class” Server?

If you have a successful business to run you know it didn’t get that way by accident. You’ve put a lot of energy into making sure Things are happening on time. A method exists to assure quality Staffing levels are … Continue reading

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Goodbye FLIP Camera – GPL?

I purchased a FLIP camera a couple of years ago.  The Flip is cheap and very easy to use.  Shoot video – plug USB into computer – upload video to Vimeo or Youtube or any of the other hosted video … Continue reading

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A Virtual No-Brainer

What Is Virtualization? In the computer world virtualization is the process of replacing your existing server hardware environment with an equivalent software environment.  This “tricks” the server into thinking it’s running on bare metal (your Dell or HP server hardware) … Continue reading

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Is Your Medical Practice ANSI 5010 Compliant?

ANSI 5010 is the new version of HIPAA transaction standards that regulates the electronic transmission of healthcare transactions. The 5010 standards will replace the existing 4010/4010A1 version of HIPAA transactions and address many of the shortcomings in the current version, … Continue reading

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