Why do you need power protection?

JohnMHoyt Backup Solutions, Computer Repair, Computer Sales, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Sales Leave a Comment

Everyone wants to save a dollar or two, so they buy the new computer, monitor and printer, and skimp on some of the other components.  One in particular is power protection. By power protection, we mean surge protectors and uninterruptable power supplies (UPS) primarily. The fact that a few dollars were saved on the front-end may end up costing big …

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Upstate storms underscore need for computer backup solutions and UPS

JohnMHoyt Apple, Business, CCTV, Computer Repair, Computer Service, Homeland Secure IT, Mac, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, OS X, security, Technology, VoIP (Voice over IP), Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

Last night was scary for some people here in the Upstate of SC. Easley was hit hard in the business area of Main Street and Pendleton Street and residences along 135 by the passing storms. As I watched the news and saw the video footage of damage, I felt horrible for the business and home owners affected. We turned on …

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Eaton power protection products could save your computers & servers #greenville #upstate

JohnMHoyt Apple, Business, CCTV, Computer Security, Connectivity, Homeland Secure IT, Homeland Secure IT Promotions, Mac, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, security, Technology, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

This last week has been a bad week for computers in Greenville & the Upstate.  I don’t know what it is, but we have had computers come in with fried power supplies, toasted motherboards and hard drives, and a call from a potential client this morning with a dead PC and a destroyed hard drive. Power protection experts estimate that …

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Power to the people! Keep your UPS & connected equipment happy with replacement batteries

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Service, Homeland Secure IT, Technology Leave a Comment

As computer service technicians in the field, all to often we see an UPS (Uninterruptable Power Supply) in use at a client location which is simply not going to function when the time comes for it to do the job it was designed for. Many times the “Replace Battery” indicator has been on for a while, and the alarm has …

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Buying a new PC or Mac? Don’t forget these essential items…

JohnMHoyt Apple, Business, Computer Security, Computer Service, Homeland Secure IT, Homeland Secure IT Promotions, Mac, Microsoft, OS X, security, Technology, Uncategorized, Windows, Windows Server 1 Comment

Time to replace that old computer? Wanting the latest and greatest? Bigger (or smaller), faster, cooler? Are you just looking for a good excuse to treat yourself? I know I am! Late Father’s Day gift to yourself? Early Christmas? How about an Independence Day gift? That sounds good! In any case, if you are planning on buying a new notebook …

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