What you need to know about Malware

If you’re someone who follows the news, you’ve likely heard about the Target hack. Several years ago, right around Christmas, hackers were able to gain access to the store’s systems and steal customers’ credit card information. It was a PR disaster for the retailer....

Reasons to Consider a VPN

Network security is important, regardless as to whether you’re wanting to protect your home computer or if you’re wanting to add another layer of security to your office network. If you haven’t heard the term before, we’ll break it down for you. A VPN (virtual private...

Benefits of Commercial IT Services in Denver

If you’re a small business owner who can’t cost-justify hiring an in-house IT staff, you may be interested to know that there are a number of benefits associated with hiring a commercial IT service provider. For this blog, the team at Rocky Mountain Computer...

How to Choose the Best Denver IT Consulting Company

If you need to hire an IT consulting company to help wit your company’s technology issues, you might be wondering how to sort the good and the bad from the downright ugly. Running and/or managing a business is hard enough on its own- and the need to hire an IT...

Common PC Problems Experienced by People in Denver

A lot of people don’t realize how reliant they’ve become on their laptop computer or desktop computer until it stops working. If you telecommute to work, you understand that a computer glitch can cause an avalanche of problems. (Just last week, we got a call from a...

What is a System Restore?

If your computer isn’t working as well as it was a few weeks ago, you may be surprised to learn that there is a simple thing you can do that may help improve your PC’s functionality. That function is known as a system restore. So what is this, exactly? When you...

Top 2 Reasons You Should Be Using the Cloud

If you’re not using the cloud to back-up your computer and smart devices, you should be. Years ago, people kept copies of important documents, photos and even music files on external hard drives. And while the methodology involved when it comes to backing up files has...

Key Differences Between a Mac and a PC

If you’re in the market for a new computer, you might be weighing the pros and cons between purchasing a Mac versus a PC. Although there are several key differences between one over the other, the most important thing you’ll need to ask yourself relates to what you’ll...

Considering a New Computer? Read This Blog First

If you’re not especially tech-savvy, the idea of buying a new computer can be a little stressful. First, it can be hard to determine what you want, especially if you don’t have a good grasp on what your needs are. For example—a few weeks ago one of our clients was...