• Jun
    3
    Antivirus Software: Hype or Necessity?

    Antivirus Software: Hype or Necessity?

    Let’s face it, the internet today is a vast and ever expansive digital universe that has a huge impact on the world we live in. For IT service experts, it literally impacts our business. With such vastness also comes a dark underbelly of harmful programs and applications referred to as viruses. A virus is a malware program that, when executed, duplicates itself by inserting copies of itself into other computer […]

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  • May
    1
    Houston IT Support Update: Windows Server 2012

    Houston IT Support Update: Windows Server 2012

    Driskill consulting is the leader in Houston IT Support, so it is no surprise we have received many calls about Windows Server 2003 End of Life. Many companies have grown comfortable with the XP equivalent of Windows Server. As with all platforms, eventually patches stop being practical and an entire overhaul is necessary. Sure you can just bump up a bit to Server 2008 and continue to receive patches and […]

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  • Mar
    2
    3 Simple Steps to Finding The Right IT Service Company

    3 Simple Steps to Finding The Right IT Service Company

    Have you ever been in a situation where on a typical workday you find yourself in a chaotic mess? First your internet is down, secondly you have an unresponsive IT department, and third, your boss is fuming and all he or she wants is the problem solved. Feel lost in what to do? Here are a few steps that can help you find the right IT service provider:  1. First, […]

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  • Dec
    16
    Plan to Migrate before Windows Server 2003 End of Life!

    Plan to Migrate before Windows Server 2003 End of Life!

    Microsoft Windows Server 2003 will reach the end of its extended support on July 14, 2015. Windows Server 2003 is the equivalent of Windows XP in the server world; Industry experts estimate that there are more than 10 million machines still running Windows Server 2003, with many of them running mission-critical services. There are several security issues that are likely to happen to machines that are running Windows Server 2003 […]

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