Most businesses haven’t totally embraced “the cloud”

The public cloud offers a some benefits over on-premises virtualization for some types of businesses. including cost savings with hardware; faster deployments; better performance, scalability and flexibility, all of which is including in the marketing for cloud services. If you follow the hype, you’d think that every business but yours has migrated all of their […]

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BYOD is here to stay

  Business owners and their IT departments may not like it at first, and some companies may not be ready for it, but one thing is certain: Bring your own device (BYOD)has become a critical component for many businesses. New devices and capabilities provided by software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings help to empower employees and lead to more productive working environments. It […]

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Tim’s Heating & Air Conditioning Upgrades Their Technology

Since 1989 Tim’s Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. located in downtown Burgaw, NC has provided commercial and residential Air Conditioning and refrigeration services to customers across S.E. North Carolina. Tim’s recently had their IT Support company, Hooks Systems of Wilmington, NC upgrade their network with  a powerful new 64-bit Windows 2016 Server. Hooks Systems provides their IT RemoteCare services for THAC’s […]

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Rebooting your Computer Can Keep It Young

If you’re interested in prolonging the lives of your office computers, consider rebooting your office computers nightly. There are a number of benefits your company can reap from regularly rebooting workplace PCs, including improved performance and stability. Updates and Installations By rebooting your computers on a nightly basis, you can effectively complete any Windows or […]

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Phishing and vishing and smishing, Oh My!

Phishing refers to any website, online service, phone call or text message that poses as a company or brand that you recognize. Any contact like this is designed to convince you to hand over valuable personal details or your money, or download something that infects your computer. The three terms are all plays on the […]

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MSP’s are one of your best business investments

Managed Service Providers (MSPs) can be a cost-effective IT solution for small and medium sized businesses. For a minimal monthly fee, MSPs provide options for your technology and can become part of your team. Business owners would much rather that their entire staff, including the “computer guy”, focus on making money .  Someone still needs to handle […]

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Explore & Relax in Scenic Pender County

Visiting Pender County offers a wide variety of scenic attractions and things to do and see: you can soak up the sun on a sandy beach, paddle down a scenic river or travel back in time while visiting a historic battlefield or plantation. It’s all here. Pender’s friendly communities and great outdoors offers a wide range […]

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Celebrating the Coastal Life in N.C.

The S.E. Coast of North Carolina offers visitors alike a large variety of beauty, excitement and recreation. From Topsail Beach in Pender County to the boardwalk and sand dunes at Carolina Beach and Oak Island beach life, including the flavors, sounds and relaxing pace of life draws large crowds every year. The historic forts, museum […]

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Preventing Carpel Tunnel Injuries

There are several ailments that can come from using your keyboard incorrectly-from short-term issues like sore wrists to long-term problems like Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. These ailments can take years to develop and can be difficult or even impossible to reverse. That’s why it’s so important – even if you’re not currently feeling pain-to position and […]

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