Diving Into Home Computer Services, Computer Networking

Here we grow again. Not content with offering customers its storied workmanship and service in the home theater, security, lighting and home automation realms, Digitech Custom is branching out. On the heels of January’s IHT acquisition, we’re proud to announce the formation of a new home computer service and computer networking service division. Ranging from relatively light tasks such as E-mail setup to more involved operations like establishing a home-wide wireless network, our scope of work is all-encompassing. Here’s a sampling of some services our new unit is performing: Personal backup solutions Hardware installation and upgrades Software installation and upgrades Social media privacy setup Computer optimization Parental control implementation New computer setup / data transfer New peripheral setup (iPad, etc.) These projects are undertaken in on-site, “house call” fashion at the client’s leisure, and any forthcoming support will be performed either over the telephone, via secure computer connection or on a return visit. IT professional Patrick McKee heads up the newly-minted Digitech wing. “This new division will compliment Digitech’s increasingly high tech system integration,” McKee said. “New and existing customers will benefit from having one company to rely on for audio and video services, and now computer services.” Similar to the A/V side of things, Digitech’s top priority with its new venture is always to listen carefully, research problems thoroughly, and then deliver the solution that’s in the best interests of the customer. And as always, we’re sticking to our motto: “Keep technology simple and...

APC Battles the Weather

Severe weather has been a hot-button topic of late, to say the least. Even in a normal year, which 2011 certainly has not been thus far, the spring months in Indiana are known for rough storms. More often than not, those storms bring lightning and heavy rain, and both bring the possibility of extensive damage to your electronics. Thankfully, there are buffers to put between you and Mother Nature — specifically, American Power Conversion products. APC is Digitech Custom Audio and Video’s leading choice to protect your equipment, as well as the priceless photos, videos, music and movies you store. Offering products ranging from power conditioners and surge protectors to uninterruptible power supplies, APC literally has a unit for every conceivable A/V, computer or data storage application. “We had a client whose basement flooded… There were at least a couple inches of water everywhere,” said Randy Leffler, Digitech installer.” This person had an APC surge protector as part of his basement system, and the water completely wrecked it. It was ruined, but it protected all his equipment. He had no further damage.” Rough weather aside, power bumps or outages can occur anytime of day or year, making it crucial to implement a power management strategy in your home. APC has you...