How To Survive The Windows 7 End Of Life Phase

If you’ve been keeping up, Microsoft announced its plan to end regular service updates to the Windows 7 operating system on January 14, 2020. If you need to catch up, read more about it in our previous blog post. Those who are still running Windows 7 will need to take action in the next year to prepare for the transition over to Windows 10.   What To Expect According to TechRadar, Windows 7 has been in the “extended support phase” since January 15, 2015, which means that no new features were added and warranty claims were deemed invalid from then on. However, there have been changes made to fix security…

Tech Tips to Avoid An IT Nightmare This Halloween

Tech Tips to Avoid An IT Nightmare This Halloween Posted by T.J. Bloom, COO of MDL Technology Forget gory costumes and creepy jack-o-lanterns this Halloween. The scariest thing that could happen to your business this season might be a tech nightmare. Fortunately, there are some simple solutions and tech tips to help you avoid an IT disaster. According to TransTechOne,  common business tech issues  include failing to schedule regular backups of data and using weak passwords. These simple tech problems could turn into tech nightmares for companies, so businesses should be careful to avoid them with a few precautions. Mark Dryer, president of MDL Technology, LLC, said, “If your business…