shutterstock 99713225 TEST SIZE V8 051016

 

 "Only the Client can define Quality."

Have IT Questions?
Call us now (888) 894-6411

TWINTEL Solutions Blog

TWINTEL Solutions has been serving the Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County, and San Diego County, areas. Since 2005, TWINTEL has provided IT Support such as technical help desk support, computer support, and overall IT consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Save the Date: Microsoft Products End of Life

Save the Date: Microsoft Products End of Life

There are one of two reactions every person gets when they get a save-the-date card in the mail. They either are excited for an event or they realize that the event is going to cost them money. For today’s blog, we give you our version of save the date as some of the most widely used Microsoft products in recent memory are coming up on their end of support date, and for some businesses, this save-the-date might be bad news.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Security Concerns Have Led To New Voting Machines In Virginia

Security Concerns Have Led To New Voting Machines In Virginia

Regardless of your feelings on the matter, the 2016 United States presidential election was an extremely divisive one--in no small part, due to the suspicion that the outcome of the election may have been significantly influenced by hacked voting machines. This uncertainty has led to some states making strides to ensure that their technology will no longer be responsible for such doubts.

0 Comments
Continue reading

What You Need to Know About Upgrading to Windows 10

What You Need to Know About Upgrading to Windows 10

It’s been over two years since Microsoft stopped providing Windows XP with security updates and patches. The Windows operating system was known as one of the most popular Windows operating systems ever. Both businesses and consumers were affected by this major update, being forced to migrate to more recent operating systems in order to stay secure. Thankfully, an upgrade to Windows 10 isn’t nearly as difficult as one from XP to Windows 7, largely because of the hardware costs involved.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Some Microsoft Users are Getting Windows 10 Upgrades Against Their Will

b2ap3_thumbnail_windows_10_automatic_update_400.jpgWindows 10 might be the latest operating system from Microsoft, but despite its great new business-friendly features, many are still hesitant to upgrade. For those who don’t want Windows 10, there are reports of unwanted (and unexpected) Windows 10 updates. Now, here’s the big question: would you want your business’s software upgraded without your consent?

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: How to Know When Your Technology Needs to Be Replaced

b2ap3_thumbnail_upgrade_checklist_400.jpgYour business takes advantage of several different types of technology every day, but there comes a time when your tech needs to either be upgraded or replaced with better tools. This is part of the natural order of things; no technology solution can (or should) last forever, but if you don’t catch issues before they become major problems, you could be putting your data at the risk of hardware failure, software hiccups, or even hacking attacks.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code

Our 10 Benefits

Our 10 Benefits Whitepaper

This whitepaper will evaluate the differences between traditional technical support practices and modern managed IT practices and the pros and cons of both in regards to small and medium-sized businesses.

Download Now!   Need A Consultation?

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Best Practices Technology Cloud Privacy Business Computing Hackers Network Security Hosted Solutions Backup Malware Mobile Devices Google Data VoIP Email Microsoft Software Business Disaster Recovery bgc Business Continuity roundup nonprofit communications Innovation Internet Managed IT Services IT Services User Tips Alert Outsourced IT Hardware Smartphones Productivity Data Backup Tech Term Managed IT Services Server Windows 10 Efficiency Browser Workplace Tips Ransomware Smartphone Data Recovery Saving Money Cloud Computing Computer Internet of Things Android Cybercrime IT Support Network IT Support Windows BDR Computers Small Business Business Management Communication Passwords Office Cybersecurity Miscellaneous Save Money Productivity Quick Tips Artificial Intelligence BYOD Social Engineering Holiday Applications Recovery Gadgets Managed IT Mobile Device Management Chrome Mobile Device Mobility Router Windows 10 Money Telephone Systems Office 365 Virtualization Vulnerability Health Collaboration Proactive IT Social Media Private Cloud Upgrade Law Enforcement Hacking Facebook Phishing Firewall Automation Work/Life Balance Wi-Fi Password VPN Remote Monitoring Word How To Microsoft Office Compliance Bandwidth Bring Your Own Device Flexibility Data Protection Budget Google Drive Information App Office Tips Avoiding Downtime Two-factor Authentication Managed Service Provider Safety Servers Identity Theft Business Intelligence Scam Settings Redundancy Value HaaS Save Time Remote Computing Spam Sports Information Technology Apps Connectivity History Mobile Computing Voice over Internet Protocol Data Breach Black Market Keyboard Software as a Service Encryption Managed Service Data Security Operating System Business Owner IT Plan Patch Management Access Control End of Support Emergency Update OneNote Data storage Big Data Samsung Blockchain Virtual Assistant Document Management Charger Credit Cards WiFi Legal Electronic Medical Records The Internet of Things Human Resources Telephone System HIPAA Augmented Reality Government Risk Management Windows 7 Worker Fraud Infrastructure Paperless Office PDF Google Docs Solid State Drive Employer-Employee Relationship Computing Infrastructure Automobile Unsupported Software Telephony Unified Threat Management Spam Blocking Marketing Website Machine Learning Data Storage Hiring/Firing Hacker SaaS Data Management USB Cleaning CES Cryptocurrency IT Management Training Workers Physical Security Entertainment Wireless Technology Battery Content Filtering Comparison YouTube Computer Care Content Management Multi-Factor Security IBM Bing iPhone Scalability Experience Vendor Management Online Shopping Gmail Networking Tip of the week Computer Accessories Conferencing Cortana Wire Google Search Education Data loss Assessment Accountants MSP HBO Specifications IT Consultant Thought Leadership Mouse Security Cameras User Error Tools Theft Techology Trending Supercomputer Authentication Help Desk Downtime Flash Evernote Recycling Enterprise Content Management Wireless File Sharing Windows Server 2008 Bluetooth Netflix Google Apps Smart Office Net Neutrality Reputation Advertising Screen Mirroring Television CrashOverride Hard Drives Outlook Millennials Leadership Twitter Administrator Botnet Monitor Colocation Shadow IT Books Audit Data Warehousing Transportation Lifestyle Current Events Nanotechnology Camera Shortcuts Robot Instant Messaging Sync Wireless Charging eWaste Password Management Laptop Practices Chromecast ISP Customers Users Cast Public Computer Relocation Best Practice Content Workforce Addiction Smartwatch Hosted Solution Mobile Loyalty Computer Fan Staff Regulation Benefits Knowledge Smart Tech Printers Social Files Search Fiber-Optic Criminal NIST Touchpad Hosted Computing Remote Worker Microchip Politics Regulations Rootkit Amazon Password Manager Cryptomining Virtual Reality Humor Audiobook Frequently Asked Questions Telecommuting NarrowBand Cache Employee Professional Services FENG Digital Signature Software Tips Smart Technology Network Congestion Warranty Vendor How to Skype Cables Windows 10s Worker Commute Inventory Wiring Search Engine Apple Amazon Web Services Business Mangement HVAC Database Video Games Excel Employer Employee Relationship Remote Work webinar Wireless Internet Digital Signage Internet Exlporer Meetings Going Green Two Factor Authentication Devices Printer Display Troubleshooting Start Menu Unified Communications Public Cloud Safe Mode GDPR Business Technology Thank You E-Commerce Analytics nonprofits Congratulations Biometric Security