John at Polynova Industries
Computer ServicesThe services focus of Up-n-Running Computers and Networks is as implied by the name: keeping customers’ computer systems up and running. In summary, the services are:
Fixing and preventing software and hardware problems:
Standalone and networked computers (servers to desktops to portables), network equipment, peripherals.
Failing components, misconfiguration, incompatibility, unsuitability, malware, licensing issues, glitches, user mistakes, lack of servicing, and so on and so forth, and pretty much everything imaginable.
We have a lot of experience with a broad range of industry-specific software such as Advantage, Cummins, HRT, J. J. Keller, LISA, Logenics, Mach3/Mach4, OfficeQ, Osler, ProMiles, Profit Tools, Tailwind and others.
In more details, the services include
Troubleshooting and resolving complex network issues:
Server and workstation software and hardware, networking devices, a cable system
Design, installation and configuration. Support and maintenance. Cabling.
New setup or migrating from existing network.
We sell custom-built and Dell servers, networking equipment (switches, routers, firewall, network cabinets and racks, wireless access points, hubs, data storage and backup solutions, etc.), software (operating system such as Windows Server, Exchange Server, SQL Server, backup software, antivirus software, and so on and so forth).
Software updates, hardware upgrade, performance issues, cleaning, preventing future problems, backup monitoring, security and server health monitoring.
Network / domain / workgroup administration:
User accounts, shared resources, access rights / permissions, security, network printing, network scanning, email addresses, wireless access, etc, etc, etc.
Servers, desktops, and some parts of laptops.
Data repair and data recovery:
Sometimes somewhat corrupted files of certain types (such as Outlook PST data files, MS Excel spreadsheets) can be repaired to some extent. Yes, a few of our attempts were successful.
Sometimes some data can be retrieved from a drive with some sort of file system corruption. Yes, a few of our attempts happened to be successful.
Sometimes some files can be recovered from a failed drive. Sometimes those files still contain intact data. Yes, we have occasionally been lucky with hard drive recovery.
Sometimes some pigs somewhat fly in some way.
Important parts of the above services are:
Backup design and planning, setup, and monitoring. (Of course, those looking for extreme adventures for their business shouldn’t bother with backup, but should wait to gamble with data recovery.)
Removing viruses, worms, trojans, rootkits, adware, spyware, crimeware, scumware, scareware, jokeware and all other kinds of malware.
Computers and parts, networking, peripherals, accessories and supplies.
On-site and off-site service. After-hours and weekend work can be arranged.