Information Technology Solutions

News

HP ProLiant Firmware protection to take effect in late January 2014

Posted on: December 20, 2013
As an ongoing efforts to limit unauthorized access to their intellectual capital, HP will implement measures to protect the access to designated firmware associated with their ProLiant product family.
Read More >

Business Technology Roadshow Coming to Guelph and St. Catharines

Posted on: December 17, 2013
In the coming new year at the end of January, Audcomp’s Business Technology Roadshow is coming to Guelph and St. Catharines.
Read More >

Upcoming Lunch and Learn on Business Data Protection

Posted on: December 17, 2013
In collaboration with Dell, Audcomp is hosting a Lunch & Learn Seminar about business data protection solutions.
Read More >

Audcomp Hosted Technology Showcase 2013

Posted on: October 9, 2013
Audcomp hosted Technology Showcase 2013 that was held on October 9, 2013 at McMaster University. The event was a success, thanks to the support from our participating vendor sponsors and attendees.
Read More >

Audcomp Wins Silver CDN Channel Elite Award for Best Service Organization

Posted on: September 12, 2013
Audcomp is pleased to announce that it won the CDN Channel Elite Silver Award for Best Service Organization. The award was presented to Audcomp’s Director of Services – Steve Kelly – on September 11, 2013 at the CDN Channel Elite Award Gala event in Toronto.
Read More >

Technology Showcase at McMaster University

Posted on: August 23, 2013
This fall, Audcomp is hosting a TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE event at McMaster University, where businesses will gather to explore the latest technology products and business solutions from leading technology manufacturers.
Read More >

Audcomp- Finalist in 5 Categories for the CDN Channel Elite Awards 2013

Posted on: July 30, 2013
Audcomp has been selected a finalist for the CDN Channel Elite Awards 2013 in 5 Categories. Every year, the Canadian Dealer News (CDN) Channel Elite Awards recognize IT Solution Providers for their innovation, leadership and commitment in creating value for their customers, and their achievements in improved revenues, improved efficiency and outstanding customer service.
Read More >

Happy Retirement XP

Posted on: July 29, 2013
It is party time at Microsoft. Shortly after the world entered the 21st century, Microsoft launched Windows XP. Now, it is time for its retirement party.
Read More >

Audcomp Referral Program

Posted on: July 24, 2013
Audcomp has recently launched a referral program for its service offerings. Through the program, Customers that are currently utilising Audcomp services can refer their clients, suppliers and other business associates to Audcomp services. When their referral signs up for at least one Audcomp service contract, Audcomp will credit their account for up to one month free service.
Read More >

Audcomp hired from YWCA Bridging to ICT Program

Posted on: July 5, 2013
Sanja Petric-Milosevic, currently working at Audcomp as a Network Technician, is among the immigrants who graduated that night from the Bridging to Information and Communications Technology.
Read More >

Windows 8.1 pre-release version available

Posted on: June 26, 2013
Windows 8.1- the free update for Windows 8- is available for preview. The update is expected to solve some of the controversial challenges around Windows 8. Earlier this week, Gartner has given Windows 8.1 a thumbs up advising businesses to consider to deploy it for all devices.
Read More >

Security less of an issue in Cloud Computing

Posted on: June 25, 2013
Last February, during an event ‘Cloud Demystified’, we have had the chance to talk to some business owners and managers what their concerns are about the ‘cloud’. While the number one issue that most businesses are concerned about is security, many are also concerned about where their data will be stored in the Cloud.
Read More >

Audcomp turns 27

Posted on: May 17, 2013
This month Audcomp marks its 27th year in business. Founded by Gary Sohal in 1986, Audcomp is Hamilton’s largest information technology company operating throughout Southwestern Ontario.
Read More >

Top reasons why Office 365 makes business sense

Posted on: May 13, 2013
Hailed as the ‘best productivity suite’ by tech experts, Office 365 is recognized for its outstanding collaboration features, clean interface and updatability.
Read More >

Which business tablet is right for you?

Posted on: May 6, 2013
Today with several business-ready tablets and convertibles available on the market, that is changing. IDC predicts that tablet sales will be 117.1 million in 2013 and will grow to 261.4 million by 2015.
Read More >

End of support for Gen4 Dell SonicWALL Firewalls

Posted on: April 30, 2013
On July 1, 2013, Dell SonicWALL will transition its Gen4 firewall (and older) appliances to End of Support (EOS).
Read More >

Tablets for Business: Staff Picks

Posted on: April 25, 2013
Obviously, one of the first steps in heading towards making your business mobile is choosing the right business tablets and mobile devices. Today, there are a range of tablets and convertible options available from different leading manufacturers.
Read More >

The Latest in Commercial Computing Solutions from HP

Posted on: April 9, 2013
Want to see the latest in commercial computing solutions from HP via presentations and interactive product demonstrations?
Read More >

From ‘Mobile First’ to ‘Mobile Only’

Posted on: April 9, 2013
If you haven’t been thinking about Conusmerization of IT, you are for sure late in the game. The explosion of ‘mobile adoption’ is no longer a territory for the consumer world.
Read More >

Data Security- Riskiest Employee Practices

Posted on: March 26, 2013
Your employees are the greatest assets for your organization. When it comes to data security, however, they could also be the weakest links.
Read More >

BYOD gaining momentum among Canadian SMBs

Posted on: March 25, 2013
The Canadian Mobility landscape is rapidly evolving as SMBs increasingly embrace mobile technologies.
Read More >

When was your IT policy updated?

Posted on: March 21, 2013
BYOD or the consumerization of IT is challenging IT managers, but at the same time creating an agile workforce that gets more done.
Read More >

VMware Announced End of Availability for Three Products

Posted on: March 15, 2013
VMware has announced the end of availability (EOA) for VMware products: Horizon Application Manager, View Enterprise Bundle/Add-on, and ThinApp Client/Suite.
Read More >

Why Cloud Backup- Infographics

Posted on: March 12, 2013
The critical challenges with traditional data backup/restore and how cloud backup can solve these issues.
Read More >

Audcomp Hosted Cloud Demystified Conference

Posted on: February 28, 2013
Cloud Demystified Conference, hosted by Audcomp, was a success in spite of the weather condition that made morning commute difficult. Held on February 27, 2013 at the Hamilton Golf and Country Club, the event was attended by several small and medium-sized organizations from both the private and the public sector.
Read More >

Audcomp Event- Cloud Demystified

Posted on: January 22, 2013
Audcomp is hosting a business IT event that will focus on the benefits of cloud for SMBs.
Read More >

Storage 101

Posted on: January 21, 2013
So what are the differences between the various storage systems available? We hear about all kinds of offering but the basic requirements for users are DAS, NAS or SAN.
Read More >

Windows 8 for the Work Environment

Posted on: January 16, 2013
The Windows 8 environment features a significant change from its preceding OS platforms. Its touch capability and 'metro' interface that are geared towards mobile users might appear intimidating to business people who are not always excited about drastic changes.
Read More >

2013 in Canadian Tech industry- 10 predictions.

Posted on: January 7, 2013
What will 2013 bring for the rest of the Canadian Tech industry? Here are IDC's top 10 tech predications as reported by The Star.
Read More >

Face-to-face Computing with SUR40

Posted on: January 3, 2013
Learn about a multi-user computing product that takes collaboration into the next level- Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft® PixelSense™
Read More >

Shortage of skilled Canadian IT workers

Posted on: January 3, 2013
Shortage of skilled Canadian IT workers to reach 100,000 by 2016 – Will Impact Cloud Computing
Read More >

No Compromise on Storage Performance

Posted on: December 20, 2012
Read about the storage solution that is recommended for businesses with limited budget to commit to high end storage options.
Read More >

2012- the Year of Java Vulnerability

Posted on: December 20, 2012
Security was among the top IT concerns in 2012. Mac-targeted malware has shown a significant increase. The Android OS has faced a big number of threats with 99% of mobile malicious attacks targeting at the platform .
Read More >

Holiday Business Hours

Posted on: December 20, 2012
Holiday Business Hours
Read More >

Will Windows 8 entail the death of the desktop?

Posted on: December 13, 2012
According to Microsoft, Windows 8 will increase tablet usage, which will outsell desktop PCs in the very near future. Does this mean the death of the desktop is becoming a reality soon?
Read More >

Threats to technology adoption

Posted on: December 12, 2012
What are the threats for adoption and innovation? The IBM report concludes the two major threats that worry business leaders are IT skill shortages and security concerns.
Read More >

SharePoint Vs. Public Folders

Posted on: December 12, 2012
SharePoint Vs. Public Folders: Which One Is Better For Your Organization?
Read More >

Is your data crossing borders?

Posted on: December 7, 2012
When considering cloud for your business and weighing the pros and cons, one of the burning issues is security of data. Where will your data be stored? Is it secure for your data to cross border?
Read More >

Where will SMBs IT Budget go to in 2013?

Posted on: November 29, 2012
Technologies that have high potential in the SMB market in the near future are tablets, cloud services and desktop virtualization.
Read More >

Canada’s IT experts’ take on BYOD

Posted on: November 26, 2012
How do you accommodate Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in your organization? What are the challenges? How do your protect your business data? How do you formulate a policy that works?
Read More >

‘Your Storage, Your Data’- Lunch and Learn

Posted on: September 26, 2012
Audcomp Lunch and Learn- 'Your Storage, Your Data' was held on September 26, 2012, at the Hamilton Golf Country Club.
Read More >

Registration for the Windows 8 Upgrade Offer is now Open

Posted on: August 21, 2012
Read More >

Back to School Tech Must Haves

Posted on: August 16, 2012
Great saving on your back to school tech must haves!
Read More >

Audcomp: Authorized Office 365 Microsoft Partner

Posted on: July 27, 2012
Learn more about Office 365 and how Audcomp can help you transition to cloud computing and Office 365
Read More >

Clearance Sale: 25%-48% off

Posted on: July 24, 2012
Save 25% - 48 % on brand new and demo items: Cisco Conference Phone, Blackberry PlayBook, HP 8100 Mini-tower, HP Pavilion Desktop and more.
Read More >

Windows 8 will go on sale Oct. 26

Posted on: July 19, 2012
Windows 8 will go on sale Oct. 26, both as upgrades and on new pcs
Read More >

Xerox Laser Color Printer on Sale- 30% Off

Posted on: July 19, 2012
Phaser 6860/DN is the perfect laser color printer for workteams. It is on sale at Audcomp for only $449. In addition, when you buy one, you will get a toner worth $259 for free.
Read More >

Clearance- HP Elitebook for only $995

Posted on: July 18, 2012
Get the smallest and lightest full-power HP EliteBook for only $995
Read More >

Save 20% to 55% on brand new items and demo products

Posted on: July 10, 2012
We are providing limited time offers on: monitors, notebooks, system towers, interactive boards, carrying bags and more.
Read More >

Hitachi’s Interactive Starboard Software- only $449

Posted on: June 29, 2012
Receive a Hiatchi, WT-1 wireless tablet ($299 value) for free when you buy the Interactive Starboard software.
Read More >

Save on Targus Carrying Bags and Accessories

Posted on: June 26, 2012
Save 30% - 50% on Targus Carrying Bags and Accessories. This offer is valid only until September 30, 2012
Read More >

UPCOMING WEBINAR: Insight 7.7

Posted on: June 11, 2012
With superior monitoring and control, Insight puts teachers back in control of the classroom. It harnesses the power of technology to engage students with an interactive learning experience.
Read More >

Microsoft is ending support for Windows XP SP3 and Office 2003

Posted on: May 23, 2012
Microsoft is ending support for Windows XP SP3 and Office 2003 on April 8, 2014. Has your organization started the migration to a modern PC? If your answer is no, you might be late.
Read More >

Audcomp Named #22 on CDN Top 100 Solution Providers in Canada

Posted on: May 23, 2012
CDN's Top Solutions Provider rankings for the 2011 were announced on May 19th, 2012. Audcomp ranked 22nd, showcasing a leaping progress from its 2010 ranking, which was 29th.
Read More >

University of Guelph Awarded Audcomp a three-year Contract

Posted on: May 23, 2012
The University of Guelph Purchasing Services has entered into a three-year contract with Audcomp
Read More >

Audcomp hosted the second annual CONNECT Technology Conference

Posted on: May 16, 2012
The second annual CONNECT Technology Conference, hosted by Audcomp and the District School Board of Niagara (DSBN), was a great success.
Read More >

Press Release: CONNECT2012 Technology Conference

Posted on: April 25, 2012
The second annual CONNECT Technology Conference, hosted by Audcomp and the District School Board of Niagara(DSBN), will bring leading-edge technology experts face-to-face with technology end-users from both the private and the public sector. CONNECT2012 will be held at the Fallsview Casino & Resort, Niagara Falls on May 9th and10th.
Read More >

Private Cloud Infrastructure Journey to Deliver on Business Value of Cloud

Posted on: December 21, 2011
Read More >

Four Romanians Indicted for Hacking Subway, Other Retailers

Posted on: December 9, 2011
Four Romanian nationals have been charged with hacking card-processing systems at more than 150 Subway restaurants and 50 other unnamed retailers, according to an indictment unsealed Thursday.
Read More >

HP puts its disaster-tolerant capabilities to the test

Posted on: December 7, 2011
At a high-tech ballistics center managed by National Technical Systems in Camden, Arkansas, HP simulated a gas leak using real explosives that resulted in a very real explosion and datacenter destruction. What was blown up? Products from the entire spectrum of HP products, including: HP Integrity servers HP StorageWorks products HP Software, HP ProCurve networking HP ProLiant servers running five operating environments—HP-UX, HP OpenVMS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Microsoft® Windows Server 2003 HP Integrity NonStop servers
Read More >

Watch what the Lenovo ThinkServer TS430 can do

Posted on: November 29, 2011
Read More >

Truth about Cold Migration and High Availability.

Posted on: November 28, 2011
Do you know a data center expert who loves AMD processors but believes that it’s impossible to move virtualized machines from an Intel-based server to an AMD-based server?
Read More >

Firms ‘ill prepared for IT failure’

Posted on: November 25, 2011
Almost three-quarters of firms and public sector organisations across nine European countries may not fully recover their computer systems or data after an IT failure, a survey suggests.
Read More >

New AMD Opteron(TM) Processors Deliver the Ultimate in Performance, Scalability and Efficiency

Posted on: November 14, 2011
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced immediate launch and availability of its AMD Opteron(TM) 6200 and 4200 Series processors (formerly code-named "Interlagos" and "Valencia"). The new AMD Opteron processors are designed to give enterprises:
Read More >

HP and PSG: Better Together

Posted on: October 28, 2011
Hewlett-Packard Co. has decided against spinning off or selling its PC division — a plan first brought to light in August by the technology conglomerate’s now former CEO.
Read More >
Banner 1Banner 1Banner 1