Just like a car, it is important to annually service your computer to ensure the safety of your data and avoid business downtime.
If you have noticed your computer running slower than usual, freezing, getting noisy or just doing strange things, then it is definitely time to have a clean up. It can sometimes be linked to a virus or spyware or possibly a piece of hardware is malfunctioning. So it is our job – just like a car mechanic – to check from top to bottom the hardware and software in your computer to make sure it is running at optimal performance to avoid the loss of all your data or time!
With so many viruses and types of spyware on on the internet, it is important to be completely secure form these threats, having up to date antivirus software and making sure all your temporary internet files are cleared is essential to having your internet run at its optimal speed. We also check that Windows is fully up to date with the latest service packs which patch up important security risks in the operating system thus improving performance and making your computer run smoother.
Dust inside the computer can also affect the CPU fan which runs the risk of overheating your computer and causing hardware damage, so we make sure to give the inside a clean out so your computer can breathe easy.
If it is your business computers and they are hosted by a server or on a network, it is important to have them checked at least every 3 months as all those using the network may be relying on this to function and cause major problems within your business. This is a small expense compared to the cost of having no emails and data for long periods of time.