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 ….Read More

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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 ….Read More

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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 ….Read More

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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 ….Read More

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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 ….Read More

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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 ….Read More

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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 ….Read More

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North Korea proven to be Cyber Terrorists

The National Security Agency has linked Kim Jong Un’s government in North Korea to a computer virus that affected more than 300,000 people in about 150 countries last month.  The NSA has linked the North Korean government to the creation of the WannaCry computer worm that affected more than 300,000 people in some 150 countries ….Read More

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New additions to the Hooks Systems family

Hooks Systems is excited to announce the newest addition to our growing staff, Tracey Glancey. Tracey comes to us by way of Sanford, NC, where she worked in several areas of accounting and management after working with special needs kids at Kidspeace in Pennsylvania. Tracey is also a certified paralegal. Tracey is the proud grandma to ….Read More

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