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Network Setup & Support
James, Derrick or Brad can provide you with the right advice – they’re not going to talk you into believing you need the latest and greatest technology, and it’s fine if you don’t understand how all the gear works (sometimes it’s ok just to know that a flashing light means everything’s working).
What is networking? If you haven’t googled it yet, networking is described as “a collection of computers and other hardware interconnected by communication channels that allow sharing of resources and information”. In other words … do you a) save an important document on a flash stick and pass it to your work colleague who sits next to you? or b) save an important document on a drive that your colleague can access at any time. If you’re an 'A' who wants to become a 'B', click here.
Did you know ... The internet and computer networking were first established for military purposes and later expanded to assist communication amongst scientists.
LAN, WAN, NAP, IP, ISP Is networking driven by acronyms? The terminology and technology can be a little daunting, but rest assured we can help you get results. We are not going to talk you into believing you need the latest and greatest technology, and it’s fine if you don’t understand how all the equipment works or fits together (sometimes it’s ok just to know that a flashing light means everything’s working and you can get on with what you do best).
Connectivity Do you need secure communication between 2,3 or 10 of your offices? Want to jump on to do some work at night from home? [ ? how do we jump on the the Internet :-) Is it what we do when it doesn't work? Jump on the Internet device? ] We can provide you with all the right hardware and software configuration for secure VPN (Virtual Private Network) communications. Our team are also experts in WAN (Wide Area Network) technology and intranet design. Read more
Colocation at data or hosting centres A financially viable option for companies who need more power and bandwidth without the need to establish and maintain in-house infrastructure. You rent space for your equipment and gain access to a higher level of power and bandwidth – offering reliable operation of 99.9% uptime throughout the year – with cooling and secure monitoring. To get a copy of our colocation contract and find out more, click here.
Did you know ... The US Secure Hosting Centre was built by the United States government as a communications facility solely to protect critical communications infrastructure. Entirely underground, it has been designed to operate during and after the over-pressure wave and 800+ mile per hour winds created by a 20 megaton nuclear bomb.
Can’t afford to employ an IT expert? Need IT support every now and then and someone to check your backups on a regular basis? Our Service Contract was designed to meet these needs. Signing up will also give you access to a lowered hourly rate and reduction in hardware, where possible. Click here to get a copy of our Service Contract and to find out more.
Need some guidance on what to do next? Derrick or Steve can talk about what you currently have, what you want to do and, if they come and visit, they’ll show you what’s worth keeping, what needs to be donated to your local charity and look at options that fit your budget.
We always send out quotes and work never starts until the quote has been approved by you. Have a think. Call us when you’re ready.