HP August Deals

Trade up to HP ProLiant Servers, it will be the smartest move you’ll ever make! Turn your IT into your advantage with built-in intelligence. HP ProLiant Gen8 — the world’s smartest servers — pay you back with faster deployment, easier management, up to 9x better workload performance, and more uptime. Trade in your non-HP server…

More Juice!

The secret to getting more juice out of your notebook battery With the rise of the laptop we have been able to stay productive, creative and entertained almost anywhere. We are no longer tied to our desks or a certain location – that is, until it is time to recharge. The way we use our…

Tablet vs Ultrabook

Tablet or Ultrabook: How they compare In the market for a new device? Not sure of the difference between a tablet and an Ultrabook? Despite the outer similarities the core functionality of tablets and Ultrabooks are actually quite different. When choosing between both it’s not necessarily a matter of which is better, but rather which…

July’s HP Deals

Fantastic value on selected HP Servers Check out the latest popular HP server models below. HP MicroServer Gen8 with Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Pre-InstalledIdeal for start-ups and remote offices Intel® Pentium® G2020T (2.5GHz) HP 8GB (1x8GB) Memory 2x HP 500GB 6G SATA 7.2K rpm LFF (3.5-inch) Hard Drives Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Preinstalled 1…

Web Security + Cyber Crime

Is my business secure enough to be on the web? Cyber Crime is on the rise. Every day businesses both large and small are being hacked and having data leaked to public sites, costing businesses billions of dollars a year. Unfortunately local businesses are an international target for hackers for two simple reasons: We are…

Which version of Office?

Which version of Office is right for you? To cloud or not to cloud – that is the question you have to answer before upgrading to the latest version of Office. For the first time ever Microsoft now gives you a choice: buy Office 2013 outright and it’s yours or subscribe to Office 365 and…

Wearable technology

The latest wearable technology “Wearable Technology” is one of the buzz-phrases of the past 18 months. From fitness trackers to smart-watches and Google Glass, the evolution of wearables will have a big impact on our lives over the next decade. The guys at Mashable have reviewed the latest Wearable Technology. This is a great glimpse…

EOFY IT Budget Tips

IT Buyers Guide for EOFY With the End of Financial Year upon us it’s time to brush up on your IT depreciation knowledge to reduce the tax bill. Claim 100% depreciation on smaller assets Any computer, device or peripheral that costs less than $1,000 can be depreciated in the year of purchase. The tablet you…

Refresh your aging network!

Four reasons to refresh your aging network Innovation in business requires innovation in the IT network and this makes your network more relevant than ever before. The growing number of devices and traffic need to be managed in a cost-effective and secure way to help you focus less on keeping the lights on and more…

90’s IT nostalgia

90’s IT nostalgia I was browsing www.mashable.com recently and they had a great article reminiscing about IT in schools back in the ‘90s. Let’s take a field trip back to the technology that made us productive students of the 90’s! What Dropbox? Floppy discs were the way to go (but they could only store half a photo).…