Keep Your Technology Healthy and Happy:

Just like anything else in life, maintenance is essential for keeping things running as smoothly as possible. This is no different when it comes to your technology!

Technology Is expensive and requires on-going upkeep – just like your other assets in life.

To help you with keeping your tech operating at it’s most efficient we’ve put together a list of some things you can do to keep your technology healthy:

  1. Data backups:

While we’re aware this tip doesn’t directly affect the health of your computer, we can assure you it’ll make your life far easier. Backing up your data means that if anything were to happen to your device then you would be able to recover the backed-up documents. Which could include important documents, images, data, and other files.

For more information on the importance of data backups, check out our free downloadable PDF “365 It’s Not Backed Up”.

 

  1. Keeping everything updated:

It’s important to stay up-to-date with software updates on your device. It is these updates that keep your device efficient, safe, and will ultimately boost the health of your technology. While the constant notifications for new updates can be annoying, it’s always important to get these updates installed to keep your device safe.

 

  1. Keeping things clean:

Security is a top priority! Therefore, you need to make sure you’re protecting yourself and your data with antivirus software. It’s also a good idea to complete regular scans of your device to pick up on anything happening behind the scenes. Try to refrain from downloading things from questionable sources, clicking on dodgy popups, and don’t click on bad links in emails or social media.

Learn more about the threats of email phishing from this recent blog of ours: Phishing & Email Security.

 

  1. Get free advice:

The majority of businesses are having difficulties currently as a result of the lockdown, remote working, and keeping staff employed. This gives more reason to turn to and choose local businesses when searching for products/services.

In the present day, many businesses are doing everything they can to support their local networks and communities – and so are we!

Our team of experts has great knowledge of our industry and would be more than happy to answer any questions you have. Next time you find yourself having issues don’t hesitate to get in touch.

 

Technology isn’t cheap! More of a reason why you should want to make sure they’re running as smoothly and safely as you possibly can. Use these steps to get you started, and for any other questions, you may have done hesitate to get in touch with our team for advice on keeping your technology safe!

 

Give us a call today on 01727 861 553 or email us at web@omicronsolutions.co.uk

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