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We are Hiring! Help Desk/Field Service Technician

2017-11-13T21:05:00+00:00 Feb 1st, 2017|News|

What you will be doing: • Achieve results for a premier IT Services Organization • Install/troubleshoot Hardware and Software • Help Desk Support / Respond to Client Tickets • Support our Clients IT Staff • Travel when necessary to [...]

CTComp Connection – December 2016

2017-11-13T21:05:30+00:00 Dec 8th, 2016|News|

Tech Updates CTComp is Now Microsoft Surface Retailer! Connecticut Computer Service is now able to provide our customers with the full line-up of Microsoft Surface devices. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/surface/devices/compare-devices Outlook 2007 Will Officially Go Out of Support with Office 365 October [...]

CTComp Connection – July 2016

2018-03-30T16:45:21+00:00 Jul 7th, 2016|News|

Tech Updates Microsoft introduces an Active Directory – Group Policy Object (GPO) Behavior Change MS16-072 This past patch Tuesday, Microsoft released a patch to prevent a theoretical “man in the middle attack” when GPOs are downloaded from your servers [...]

CTComp Connection – June 2016

2018-03-05T13:11:00+00:00 Jun 3rd, 2016|News|

Tech Updates Multi-Factor Authentication & PCI Data Security Standard 3.2 What is multi-factor authentication? Multi-factor authentication is where two or more credentials must be used to authorize a person’s access to card data and systems. Examples of factors include [...]

CTComp Connection – May 2016

2018-05-02T11:57:00+00:00 May 6th, 2016|News|

Tech Updates End of Support for SQL Server 2005 The end of support for SQL Server 2005 was April 12th, 2016. Businesses running SQL Server 2005 are encouraged to migrate to SQL Server 2014/2016 (coming soon) or Azure SQL [...]

CTComp Connection – April 2016

2018-03-05T13:12:33+00:00 Apr 8th, 2016|News|

Tech Updates Ransomware A ransomware alert has been issued by both U.S. and Canada on March 31st 2016 in a rare join cyber alert warning about the recent surge in ransomware attacks. Infections can be devastating to an organization [...]

CTComp Connection – March 2016

2017-11-13T21:11:12+00:00 Mar 8th, 2016|News|

Tech Updates Disabling Windows 10 OS Upgrades As you might have heard, Microsoft is pushing the Windows 10 operating system upgrade through Windows Update. At first this was offered to home users and small business users that do not [...]

Connecticut Computer Service and CASE Partners Join Forces

2017-11-13T21:23:41+00:00 Jan 5th, 2016|News|

Connecticut Computer Service and CASE Partners Join Forces As of January 1, 2016, Connecticut Computer Service, Inc. (CTComp) and CASE Partners (CASE) have merged to provide customers a more comprehensive and integrated services portfolio. CASE will operate as a [...]

CTComp Connection – December 2015

2017-11-13T21:24:13+00:00 Jan 5th, 2016|News|

Tech Updates Wearable Tech - How Secure is Your Data? Symantec, the global leader in CyberSecurity, penned a whitepaper discussing the security holes that using “wearable tech”, like a Fitbit, MapMyRun, etc. can leave users vulnerable to.  These devices [...]

CTComp Connection – November 2015

2017-11-13T21:24:30+00:00 Jan 5th, 2016|News|

Tech Updates Microsoft has announced the end-of-sale date for PC manufacturers to stop selling machines with either Windows 7 or 8.1 preinstalled – October 31st, 2016.  Businesses that have a volume license agreement that includes Software Assurance on their [...]

Meet Paessler, CTComp’s most recent Technology Partner

2017-11-14T13:51:47+00:00 Apr 27th, 2015|News|

CTComp has partnered with Paessler, the producer of the PRTG Network Monitor, a widely adopted tool for the comprehensive monitoring of IT networks.  PRTG allows organizations to moitor up/down time, bandwidth usage, environmental atributes, QoS (for VoIP), networks with [...]