Computers are used everywhere. They are machines developed by humans. They are developed to ease the work of humans. It does not mean that humans cannot make out what happens inside. As they are just machines, they may misbehave at certain times which mean that they may work improperly at times.
What are the common faults?
- Over usage: At certain places, computers are used without providing any rest to them. They are machines and they may get overheated because of over-usage. Overheat may result in entire system failure or certain malfunctions.
- Updates: As the number of virus programs increases, software such as antivirus and malware and spyware definitions needs to be updated regularly. Failure to update the definitions of the software may corrupt the system.
- Hardware Failure: There are chances of computer components to work improperly or does not work at all. Though it does not occur often, there are many possibilities for a component to fail.
- Hard disk failure: Improper handling of laptops and computer, virus corruption, the improper power supply may lead to failure of the hard disk. Once the hard disk fails, it is not possible for a normal person who does not have knowledge of the internals of the system to make them work properly or recover data.
These are only a few malfunctioning of the system. There are lots more which cannot be rectified easily by the normal users of the system. One may have a question on their mind as to how to rectify these problems. The best way is to approach an IT service company who can handle all sort of problems with the system.
If you are running a business, then it becomes a must for you to maintain all the systems properly as it may lead to great delay in your work.
What do the IT or Computer service people do?
They are the people who can help us when the systems are into some sort of malfunctions and problems. Though everybody uses a system for their business and at home, it is not necessary for everyone to know more about how the computer works and why it doesn’t work properly.
Approaching a Service Company may help you to solve various problems.
Basic Set Up For business: If you wish to start a new business which involves many people working in the system, then you need many systems which have basic requirements to start with. In such cases, a service company will install all the necessary software for a basic company to start.
Virus Protection: Though you are not an online user, your computer may be affected by virus when improper and unprotected devices are used in your system. The best solution is to install good antivirus software. This can be of great help even if you work online.
Maintenance: It is good for the system to have it serviced periodically. The service people will be able to check whether the antivirus or any other software is outdated and they keep them updated. They will also help us in improving system performance.
Apart from the general service of the system, they also support us by installing the required software.
Networking: It becomes important in a business to communicate with other people over the network. It is very common in the IT industry to work in remote desktops. It may be weird for a normal person to connect to a remote desktop but that is not so. Computer Service people helps us to solve even the networking issues and any problems in connecting to the remote desktop.
Hard disk/ RAM: Installing new software in the system may require extra space and RAM. Installing giant software suites without increasing the size of RAM and hard disk may decrease the performance of the system. Your system may work slowly. One cannot increase the size of the RAM or hard disk similar to installing software; it needs the aid of technical people who have knowledge in computer internals.
Employee Monitoring: If you are running a business, then you must know how effectively your employees are utilizing the system. Business with proper monitoring will increase throughput. IT service people can help to monitor the work of employees by installing software which gives a complete report of employee’s activities.
Overall, the computer service people are a big support and provide complete security to business indirectly.