All laptops , PC’S ,and digital devices such as cameras,photo copiers and phones, use hard drives to store data. These hard disks are electro-mechanical or solid state devices which fail for many reasons. A couple common categories of hard drive failure are physical damage or logical corruption. Hard drives are sensitive so the devices containing hard drives should be handled with care, since hard drives have platters that spin at speeds of 7200 rpm while heads search those platters…

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Overheating Laptop Repair

What To Do When Your Laptop is Overheating …. Problem: Overheating laptop Solution: Have it serviced by professionals, why? As owner of A Laptop shoppe, Air Force Veteran, and Technologist servicing the F-18 hornet fighter jets, Mike Chartrand explains why an overheating laptop can be a major problem – “With an overheating laptop, the fan is usually the source of the issue. The problem with not disassembling the laptop to clean the fan properly is that using compressed air…

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Backup vs Recovery vs Business Continuity

Business Continuity Need More Than This Hard Drive Can Offer

Business Continuity with Reliable Backups and Full Recovery Educate and prepare yourself. Rather than hardly recovering from a disaster, have a business continuity solution in place. Having received my education and early experience managing military equipment. Subsequently high tech industrial equipment. I’d like to point out that when it comes to data protection – it is not about how well you backup, it is about how well you recover. Most businesses can’t afford to spend their valuable time backing…

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Business Security Threatened by Staff

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What Do You Need to Know About Business Security? You need to know as much as possible about business security even if you don’t own one. As an employee you can be a part of the business security! These tips are even useful for the general public to make sure they aren’t being targeted by hackers and scammers. As long as people use e-mail, cyber-attacks will continue to occur. Click here to jump to the real life internal business…

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Managed Services and Business Continuity Meet Calgary’s Go-To Source

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Disaster Strikes – Data Loss! It’s the worst nightmare of any small business owner – you get a call in the middle of the night from someone on your team, telling you the server is down and some data may have been lost. Every hour a server is down means that your business is at risk. In a worst-case scenario, lost or compromised data could impact a mission-critical business process. Every business needs a managed services provider or a…

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