Time to bid Microsoft Windows 7 – 8.1 farewell

JohnMHoyt Computer Sales, Microsoft, Sales, Windows Leave a Comment

It’s out with the old and in with the new, again! Microsoft has announced a firm date for our OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) to stop building machines that have Windows 7  Home (Basic, Home Premium and Ultimate) pre-loaded on them. That date is October 31, 2016 for Windows 7 and 8.1 (and June 31, 2016 for Windows 8) After that …

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Unexpected three day sale on computers here in Greenville SC

JohnMHoyt Computer Sales, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Homeland Secure IT Promotions, Microsoft, Nexlink, Partners, Sales Leave a Comment

This never happens….  Welllll, I can’t say “never” after I post this… One of our favorite vendors is having a sale and we are passing the savings on to you. Nexlink is offering 25 dollars off their prebuilt business computers, and if you order today (Wednesday March 27, 2013) through Friday the 29th, we can knock 25 dollars off the …

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Eaton Power Products Partner

JohnMHoyt Apple, Business, Computer Support, Homeland Partners, Linux, Microsoft, Partners, Sales, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

Eaton Power Products As an Eaton partner, Homeland Secure IT offers Greenville and the Upstate of SC the full line of Eaton power protection products, from surge protectors to full UPS or Uninterruptable Power Supplies to keep your computers, servers, network and phone systems online even when the power is off. Safely shut down during a power outage and never …

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The EPC Data Containment Unit has arrived at Homeland Secure IT

JohnMHoyt Apple, Business, Computer Sales, Computer Support, Linux, Mac, Microsoft, Partners, security, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

This is our DCU, it is like many other DCUs, but this one is our own…. I bet you are wondering, “What the heck is a Data Containment Unit?” aren’t you?!! The trashcan-like device pictured above is a DCU or “Data Containment Unit”.  Its purpose in life is to hold old hard drives that are destined to be destroyed PHYSICALLY …

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Buy Microsoft Office now, download the next versions FREE!

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Sales, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Microsoft, Office, Sales, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

The release of Microsoft Windows 8 is now just a few days away! When you buy a desktop or notebook computer from us with Windows 8 on it, why not add Microsoft Office 2010? Not only will you have the latest and greatest software and operating system, customers who purchase any qualifying version of Microsoft Office product between now and …

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Are you planning an IT expansion and worried about cash flow during the migration and acclimation time?

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Sales, Homeland Secure IT, Microsoft, Partners, Sales, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

A client recently confided in me that the major IT infrastructure upgrade they are wanting to do, which includes new servers, new switches, new firewall, some new computers, and more importantly, new software, will probably cause them major headaches due to many factors, such as: Initial outlay of cash Downtime during installation & migration Learning new software, time to train …

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Considering a new business computer or server? Check out the Seneca Data’s Nexlink offerings with a 5 year warranty!

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Repair, Computer Sales, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Microsoft, Nexlink, Partners, Sales, Windows, Windows Server 1 Comment

Sure, we offer all the big names in workstation, desktop, notebook and netbook computers and server such as HP, Lenovo, Toshiba, Acer, Asus, Dell and the like, but there’s one brand that sticks out when we review the service calls and warranty repairs.  Seneca Data and their Nexlink desktops have proven to be an outstanding value for our customers. The …

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SECURE IT ALERT: Microsoft to unleash updates for April that address 4 critical vulnerabilities

JohnMHoyt Computer Repair, Computer Security, Computer Service, Computer Support, Microsoft, Office, Secure IT Alert, security, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

Secure IT Alert for Thrusday, April 05, 2012 Coming your way right after Easter – Security updates from Microsoft! This information is from the Microsoft Security Advance Notification for April 2012: ******************************************************************** Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for April 2012 Issued: April 5, 2012 ********************************************************************   This is an advance notification of security bulletins that Microsoft is intending to release …

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SECURE IT ALERT: Update OS X Java to Avoid Spreading Mac Malware

JohnMHoyt Apple, Business, Computer Repair, Computer Security, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Mac, OS X, Secure IT Alert, security Leave a Comment

Secure IT Alert for Thursday, April 05, 2012 This is courtesy of the WatchGuard Security Center.  We are happy to partner with WatchGuard to provide firewall and security solutions. Call us at 864.990.4748 if we can be of service!   Update OS X Java to Avoid Spreading Mac Malware by Corey Nachreiner Summary: This vulnerability affects: OS X 10.7.x (Lion) and …

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Coming this October 11th – Microsoft brings you patchy goodness!

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Repair, Computer Security, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Microsoft, Secure IT Alert, security, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

Microsoft is bringing you patchy goodness this coming “Patch Tuesday”, October 11th. Please update your machines to insure your network is secure. There is a little something for everyone!  Desktops and servers will receive Microsoft’s love. This is from the Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for October 2011:   Critical Security Bulletins ============================   Bulletin 1   – Affected Software: …

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