Are you running your business on servers that are soon to be obsolete? When Windows 2008 server support ends on January 14th of 2020, your company’s data will become vulnerable and your infrastructure and applications will be unprotected.
Helping Hand IT is your go-to guide for maximizing qualified 179 deductions for your computer and office system upgrades. Investing in your business NOW will bring big deductions from Uncle Sam on your 2019 taxes. Recent changes in tax Section 179 mean big savings for small businesses who invest in computer software, hardware, phone systems and other qualifying equipment before year end.
Microsoft has announced that it will end service for Windows 7 on January 14, 2020. Windows 7 has lived a long life (since 2009), and like Windows XP before it, it’s been a solid, stable, and popular operating system. However, all good programs must end, and the “end of life” for Windows 7 is approaching quickly.
It’s a great day at work, you’re just cruising through your daily tasks amazed at how productive you are then your computer screen goes black. For a split moment panic sets in and you think, what happened? You realize the machine isn’t running so you try to restart it but nothing. You call your IT company for help and they quickly determine your hard drive has failed so then they ask…. “You did back your drive up, correct?” Is that the moment you feel that knot in your stomach because you knew you should back up your system, but you haven’t done it in a while or at all?
This article speaks to the severity of malware and viruses that everyone faces today. How these malicious attacks on our computer networks cost us thousands of lost hours of work and millions of dollars annually. This article talks to what we can do about this issue!
With so many things to consider about IT how do you decide on who to trust with your IT support? It is a valid and important question to answer! There is no one item that’s more important than all the others so the decision is complicated.