We provide a wide range of computer services, tailored to your needs.
We are proud to be part of Info River Valley
- Repair and Service
- We have over twenty-five years of experience with computer hardware, ranging
from small personal computers to large servers. We can be available outside
normal business hours.
- Needs Analysis
- We have many years of experience in designing computer and software systems
for small businesses with local networks, to larger systems spanning many
locations. We also work with individuals who want a simple computer to do
personal work and get on the internet, or set up a small home network, wired
and Web Site Work
- We have worked with operating systems from the current Windows 7, Vista,
XP (Home and Professional) and Windows 2000. and all prior versions of Windows,
DOS and OS/2 . We have installed Windows Servers from NT4 to the full
and Small Business versions of Server 2000 through Server 2008. We can
plan for and install complete systems, including operating systems and application
software. We can help you get a web site set up, assist in the planning
and design, and train you in use and maintenance.
- Training and Education
- We do training and education in most major application areas, including
word processing and spreadsheets in versions of Windows Office, and Lotus
Smart Suite. We can train you and your staff in most of the skills needed
to manage a small network or maintain and update your web site.
- Purchasing Assistance
- We have established relationships with major vendors, and will help recommend
hardware from servers to desktops, laptops and tablets, to DSL and cable high-speed
internet access devices, to communications equipment. We can help you choose
the proper software for your personal and business needs. We can also
help you find "Open Source" software, sometimes known as "free-ware"
which can help you get the functions you need, at a cost you can afford.
- All computers, especially any computers connected to the internet, are subject
to more and more threats from harmful programs, virus programs, worm programs,
malware and hackers. Sometimes you receive harmful files sent innocently,
and sometimes the attacks are deliberate. We can help you set up a defense
strategy that includes the use of up to date virus detection programs that
examine incoming files and email and programs that protect your computers
from 'probes' that try to get access to your information. We can also help
you set up a plan for backing up and saving critical data so that a computer
failure will not cause complete loss of your important information.
Copyright 2001, Patton Service Company
updated March 20, 2014