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Working From Home, How to Access Your Office PC Resources

If you have ever wondered how you can access your office PC from home or on the road, rest assured there are quite a few options to let you connect to your workplace. As always, before installing anything on your PC, or attempting to work from home, contact your systems administrator to make sure this is an acceptable practice at your company.

GPT vs MBR When Setting up a New Windows Server

GPT or MBR? BIOS or UEFI? What do I pick when setting up my server? This has probably come up quite a bit, especially for those of us in the consulting field installing Small Business Server 2008 or 2011.

With large capacity drives (> 1TB) being the norm in server deployments these days, the decision to go with GPT or MBR partitioning comes into play.

InfoStream Gets An Upgrade!

Following a series of successful training seminars, many tests and various other goals set by Dell, InfoStream is now a Dell Preferred Partner! Less than 3% of Dell’s certified partners are Preferred Partners so we are honored to be recognized. This opportunity allows InfoStream to continue improving the quality of support we provide our clients.

We want YOU in our next newsletter!

You have the expertise. Its very likely you have some great tips and ideas too. So why not get published?

We are looking to hear and share about how you do things for our next newsletter. It could be anything which might be of interest to our subscribers - even if its about your own business (free promotion!). All you have to do is give us a short sentence or two about one of these or something else you think might be helpful:

What do you like most about your computer/network?
What has InfoStream done for you that you just love?
How do you use your computer(s) to grow your business or make work easier or more fun?

If you think you can give our subscribers some help by giving out great advice, then you might even consider writing the whole article for us! Let us know so we can share your great ideas with others and give you the credit for it.

Worry-Free Network Care

By popular request, we would like to introduce you to InfoStream’s new Worry-Free Care Program! For a fixed monthly cost, we will take over a major portion of monitoring and maintaining your computer network at a fixed, predictable cost. In addition we are including up to four limited support incidents per month.

Worry-Free Cloud

InfoStream Cloud Backup takes your firms critical data and backs it up to the "Cloud" in a highly secure, protected fortress. We can back up as much or as little as you want so you can pick and choose!

No more paying for extra backup drives, rotating drives offsite (staff time), not sure you have critical data offsite, etc.

What's Your Computer Literacy IQ?

Want to see how computer literate you are (or aren't!)... Take our very first version of our InfoStream knowledge test. InfoStream's "Network Expert on Random Data" (I-NERD) Test version 0.94.01a is below. Why version 0.94.01a? No logical reason what so ever.