Ad Hoc Support

providing on and off site technical assistance with computers, servers, networking, security, email, broadband, Wi Fi, hardware, software, peripherals and much more...

Ad-hoc support is simple to understand –

if you have a problem with any of the following:

  • computer pc or mac
  • desktop user support
  • server set up
  • networking
  • data backups
  • internet and data security
  • email
  • broadband
  • Wi Fi
  • virus
  • hardware
  • software
  • peripherals

Call us and we will fix that problem.

Our ad hoc service is really good, it’s also very likely to mean that you’ll be so impressed with us, that you want to call us regularly to keep your business running.

We offer a free 15 minute diagnosis, 15 minutes of free fix, anything thereafter is charged at our hourly rate. To help you keep the costs to a minimum we will give you an estimated cost to complete the job after diagnosis, but prior to the fix.

 

We got a call out from a small accountancy firm whom found us on Google, they had a viral infection on one of their machines and were unable to login.

We sent an engineer on site within an hour and we were able to diagnose and fix the problem. The firm has now come on board with a full support contract.

Ad hoc solutions

Microsoft Tests ‘Sandbox’ Safe Browsing Extension For Chrome & Firefox

Microsoft is testing an in-browser ‘sandbox’ security extension for Chrome and Firefox that lets users access untrusted pages, safely. Windows Defender Application Guard The new browser extension, Windows Defender Application Guard, is already part of Microsoft’s Edge...

The Web @ 30

It was back in March 1989, 30 years ago, that the World Wide Web as we know it was created by a computer scientist at the CERN particle physics lab near Geneva, Sir Tim Berners-Lee. From Proposal To Reality Sir Tim Berners-Lee wrote a proposal in March 1989, entitled...

New Smart App Converts Your Sketches Into To Works Of Art In Seconds

A new smart drawing app that uses deep learning can convert simple sketches and doodles into photo-realistic landscape artworks in the style of famous artists. GauGAN The “GauGAN” app from Nvidia, which is a play on the name of French post-Impressionist painter Paul...

Robot Programmed to Carry Out Unbiased Job Interviews

TNG and Furhat Robotics in Sweden have developed a social, unbiased recruitment robot called “Tengai” that can be used to conduct job interviews with human candidates. Existing Robot, Modified The robot, ‘Furhat’, was developed several years ago by Stockholm based...

$35 Billion Takeover of Worldpay Boosts Value of Euro Payments Tech Companies

The recent £35 billion takeover of Worldpay by US company FIS has boosted the share value of other European payments technology companies including Worldline, Ingenico and Wirecard. Worldpay Worldpay, formerly known as Streamline, was set up as a subsidiary of NatWest...