The past few weeks have been VERY busy as companies rush to get their systems up-to-date. Some computers are candidates for reloading with Windows 7. Most computers are not worth upgrading though, and should just be replaced. Nearly all of the new computers have Windows 7 rather than Windows 8.1. New computers come with a Windows 8.1 license […]
New Partnerships – Mullarky Business Systems is now partnered with HP (Hewlett-Packard) and Cisco, providing improved support for business networks. We are now an HP partner and a Cisco partner. This gives us better access to technical support, better pre-sales support, and better prices!
10,000 Most-Used Passwords Simple passwords are a bad idea. It’s one thing if you have a simple password to log onto your computer at home (still not a good idea). It’s quite a different thing to have a simple password to get into your e-mail… or your Amazon account… or your bank!! There are two […]
I got a call from a client who had just ordered an HP Z800 workstation from the HP online store. He wanted to know if I could supply several more of them. This is a high-end graphics workstation that costs $4200. Well, I went through the specs and one that caught my eye was the […]
I cringe when people want to buy a computer from the store to run their business. Sure, it will do the job, as long as it has Windows Professional, not Home. Is it the best choice though? I don’t think so. For a LITTLE more money, you can get a Business PC. Joel Santo Domingo […]
I’ve met a number of small business owners who are using a lousy email addresses. For example, let’s say Bob Smith runs Bob’s Bait Shop. His web site is www.bobsbaitshop.com and his email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Or, worse yet, his email address is email@example.com. What’s wrong with this? Why is it a lousy email address? Well, […]
Network technicians, as a group, have a reputation for poor people skills and lousy service. What kind of response do you get when you call for computer support? Have you left a message and never been called back? Do you get YOUR technician when you call, or do you get a help desk? When you […]