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B-Comp Tech-Talk: Technical Jargon Explained

This Month: Why are Software Updates Important?   Welcome to B-Comp Tech-Talk: a monthly blog series that explains technical jargon in simple terms. Last month we focused on the definition of IT. This month we will explain why software updates are so important.    Software updates are frequently issued by software companies to improve the […]

B-Comp: Support for Your Love/Hate Computer Relationship

Computers are part of almost every business today. To be successful, your company cannot afford to have computer problems – ever. The longer the problem, the greater your loss of productivity and the greater your loss of revenue. The truth is most people have a love/hate relationship with computers: When everything is running smoothly, they’re […]

B-Comp Tech-Talk: Technical Jargon Explained

This Month: What is Considered IT Equipment? Welcome to B-Comp Tech-Talk: a monthly blog series that explains technical jargon in simple terms. Last month we focused on the definition of bandwidth. This month we will describe the different types of information technology (IT) equipment.    IT equipment encompasses a wide range of hardware, software and […]

What Does an IT Support Specialist Do?

“My computer just froze!” “The internet is down!” “Our new employee needs to be set up on his computer.” “Our data security has been breached!” There is no typical day when it comes to information technology (IT) support. In fact, IT support specialists are often the unsung heroes of the office, helping to troubleshoot computer […]

B-Comp Tech-Talk: Technical Jargon Explained

This Month: What is Bandwidth Welcome to B-Comp Tech-Talk: a monthly blog series that explains technical jargon in simple terms. Last month we focused on the definition of a Barracuda Spam Firewall. This month we will explain bandwidth. Bandwidth refers to the amount of data that can be sent across a network or internet connection […]

B-Comp Tech-Talk: Technical Jargon Explained

This Month: Barracuda Spam Firewall   Welcome to B-Comp Tech-Talk: a monthly blog series that explains technical jargon in simple terms. Last month we focused on the differences between a physical server and a virtual server. This month we will explain a Barracuda Spam Firewall. A firewall, as it relates to computers, is a security […]

Types of IT Services

Our world runs on information. We need the uninterrupted flow of information to connect with friends and family, entertain us, shop, research, learn current events and run businesses. Of course, computers, tablets, laptops and smart phones are the way we access information today. Information technology (IT) encompasses a wide range of tasks that keep information […]