At Advance Micro Solutions, we believe that information systems should be an asset used to improve business productivity and communication, and not a nuisance that businesses should need to constantly worry about.
With over 15 years of experience providing IT products, solutions, and services for small and medium sized businesses across the Greater Vancouver area, we work closely with our customers to help them thrive in today's technology-driven marketplaces.
Our partners include IBM, Lenovo, Microsoft, HP, Symantec, VMWare, Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet, and CA Technologies. From hardware upgrades to software installations, data backups to website design, we handle it all, so that you can concentrate on running your business!
|Price: $1,264.00 + 5.50 EHF + tax|
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Meet Edge, Microsoft’s New Replacement for Internet Explorer
Posted on Thursday August 13, 2015
Alongside Windows 10’s release, Microsoft has introduced a new browser which they have dubbed Edge, and they’re making it the default. Internet Explorer 11 can still be used in Windows 10, but Microsoft has indicated that they will only be supporting it in the future with security fixes, and it’s being kept around mostly to […]
Windows 10 is Out. Here’s What You Should Know.
Posted on Friday July 31, 2015
Windows 10 is out! If you have Windows 7 (Service Pack 1) or Windows 8.1, the upgrade is provided free from Microsoft for the first year! Here’s how to upgrade, direct from Microsoft: http://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/windows/windows-10-upgrade What’s new with Windows 10? Windows 10 builds on the base of Windows 8.1; on the surface the two look fairly similar. […]
“Google Mobilegeddon”: Google Changing Search to Favour Mobile Friendly Websites
Posted on Wednesday April 22, 2015
Google is tweaking their search algorithm so that on Google searches on mobile devices (ie. smartphones and iPhones), sites designed to display correctly on mobile devices will be ranked higher. From Business Insider: Google is making a giant change this week that could crush millions of small businesses From Google itself: Rolling Out the mobile-friendly update […]
“Superfish” Security Vulnerability on some Lenovo Laptops
Posted on Tuesday February 24, 2015
Have you recently bought a non-ThinkPad branded Lenovo laptop? If so, your passwords and banking information could be vulnerable to hackers! Recently, it came to light that a piece of software called Superfish was pre-installed on some recently released Lenovo laptops, and that Superfish circumvents SSL, which is what many sites – including major banking and […]
Top 10 Reasons Why Every Small Business Needs Data Backup
Posted on Friday February 20, 2015
Today’s information technology touches every aspect of your operations, challenging small businesses like yours with developing and maintaining networks to ensure uptime, reliability, and cost effectiveness. Despite this, the majority of small companies still keep and maintain their servers in-house instead of utilizing a third-party data center for either cloud computing or colocation services. This […]
Avoid the top 3 security flaws most SMBs make
Posted on Thursday February 12, 2015
With advances in Internet technology, Vancouver SMBs have flourished. However, that success comes with the increased risk of cyberattacks and security breaches. It seems that hardly a week goes by without hearing about a new attack on a company’s vital data or a new malware that’s been unleashed. Keep undesirables out with a network […]