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IT Planning: 5 IT Features to Review Before Construction

When it comes to the construction of a new office or the remodel of an old one IT planning can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. Crucial steps for installing IT equipment are often overlooked in the planning process and can be costly to change later. Things such as cable infrastructure, access point locations, server room location, etc. all need to be thought out before construction takes place. Here are five technology items that should be planned out before you break ground. ISP (Internet Service Provider) – Finding an …

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How to Simplify Server Health with a Monitoring Service

Your server health is vital to the operation of your computer networks, daily activities, and therefore crucial to the operation of your business. An unintentional server crash can be a nightmare to recover from, so it is in the best interest of your business to keep it optimally functioning. Setting up your server in a separate, enclosed room is a good idea to keep it safe and reduce the noise to staff working near it. Wherever you keep your server, it is essential to make sure the temperature is between …

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Moving Offices? We Can Help in Numerous Ways!

Moving offices or constructing a new office can be exciting, but also incredibly overwhelming. Relocating and working through blueprints, codes, contractors, etc. can be a hassle. Another daunting task that comes along with building or moving offices is setting up the technology needed to do business. Networks Unlimited can help you through this process and make things simple. There are several steps associated with setting up the technology needed in an office, but Networks Unlimited can take care of it all. Anything from hardware orders to running cables to the …

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Get the Powerful Technology Services You Need in the Montrose Area

Networks Unlimited is the largest I.T. company on the Western Slope of Colorado. With that designation, we’ve got quite a large and highly skilled staff who are ready and able to help with your technology needs. Our central office is in Grand Junction, but we also have a second office location in Montrose, Colorado. This Montrose office provides the same level of service as the Grand Junction office but extends Networks Unlimited’s reach to the surrounding area that is cut off from larger communities. These areas include Gunnison, Ridgway, Ouray, …

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3 Useful Reasons You Should Have a Wireless Network

Wireless networking isn’t the act of bringing the internet into your facility. It creates the ability for your employees to access the internet and your network wirelessly. Employees can present to clients in your conference room. They can also work in the warehouse or storage yard, or have the ability to be at their desk without plugging their computer into a wall outlet. The ability to wirelessly network your facility gives you and your employees the freedom to complete work easier and wherever they need to be located. With Networks …

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10 Quick Tips to Help You Find the Best MSP

When choosing a Managed Service Provider (“MSP”), there are lots of things to consider. Whether it is your first one, or if you’re trying to find a better fit, you need to make sure the relationship is correct. You need to trust them and rely on their expertise to make sure your business is safe and secure.  How in the world are you supposed to determine who will be best for your business in a quick chat? Here are ten questions to ask a potential MSP. Do you have experience …

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A Dedicated Project Manager Helps Make I.T. Simple!

We make I.T. simple! That is not only our tagline at Networks Unlimited but our goal as well. We want to make I.T. as painless as possible for every customer interaction. Why? We know that you have a lot going on to make your company succeed, and you don’t need to worry and stress over your technology. We’ve got you covered. To help push the idea and practice of simplicity, we have a dedicated project manager, Darrell Himler. His primary job is to make your life easier when you have …

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Outsource Your I.T. – What are the Benefits?

Why in the world would you need to outsource your I.T.? Outsourcing doesn’t always mean what you think it does. Here are a few scenarios we see all the time, where having an outsourced I.T. team can give your business the edge. Scenario 1: You’ve got a tech-minded person in the office who is doing a great job fixing things when they break, right? They might not have been hired for that position, but things are going fine. Why change something that isn’t broken? That person who happened to know …

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Signs You Might Have an Infected Computer

Have you been wondering if it is time to get your computer in for once-over? Do you think you have an infected computer? If you are experiencing any of the below issues, you might want to consider getting that bad boy a checkup. Software crashes or malfunctions Hardware glitches Loud fans Boot failures Performance issues Slowdowns Pop-ups Running out of hard drive space New browser homepage, toolbars, unwanted website access Unusual messages Programs that start automatically Antivirus suddenly disabled Your friends/family/coworkers are getting strange emails from you Peculiar desktop icons …

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Joint Development Associates

Joint Development Associates (“JDA”) might not ring a bell for you, but the work they do overseas advances the lives of thousands of people. The non-profit organization’s creation happened in 1994 by Bob and Cathy Hedlund. It started out by drilling thousands of clean-water wells in Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan and now has grown to improve community health and farming techniques for the northern population in Afghanistan. When the organization first started working in Afghanistan in 2001, Bob spoke with the elders to ask what they needed most.  The elders answered that …