First Service has a New Website!

In All, Uncategorized by Mike Abbott

Sitting down to create a new website can be a surprisingly difficult proposition. It’s fairly simple to come up with a concept and some general ideas around what information you …

Now is the time to Archive!

In All, Operate Efficiently by Mike Abbott

Now that the New Year’s eve party has been cleaned up, let’s turn our attention to another resolution – archiving your data permanently. We strongly recommend not only backup but …

Support for Windows XP is ending?

In All, Plan Strategically by Mike Abbott

That’s right.  After April 8, 2014Microsoft will no longer be providing support or security updates for Windows XP. What does this mean? Without support or security updates Windows XP will …

Cryptolocker: A Hostage Taking Virus

In All, Operate Efficiently by Mike Abbott

PC hackers have outdone themselves this time. A new type of malicious software is going around called “Ransomware” or more specifically “Cryptolocker”. Cryptolocker is a “virus” that, once downloaded via …