“Help! My Outlook contacts are missing!”

In Applications, Email by Patrick McHugh

Imagine this scenario… A Microsoft Outlook user gets a new computer. Everything is loaded and it works great. After several minutes of using their new computer, the user shrieks in horror, “All my Outlook Contacts are missing!” You confidently but sheepishly point to the Contacts part of their Microsoft Outlook … Read More

An ounce of monitoring – a pound of prevention

In Monitoring, Networking by Patrick McHugh

network monitoring makes prevention better than cure

With an ever increasing amount of technology, networks, servers and solutions, it becomes more important to monitor all aspects of our systems. Network monitoring gives us a real-time picture of the health and maintenance requirements of our systems and assists us with  IT performance troubleshooting. Over the years, we have investigated … Read More

First crack at BrainStorm 2016

In Company News by Patrick McHugh

brainstorm 2016

Source One Technology, Inc. is proud to announce our participation in Wisconsin’s preeminent conference for the K-20 educational sector. This will be our first time at BrainStorm 2016 (17.0). The three-day conference, which runs between February 28th and March 1st, has a Vendor Expo that is only 4 hours. The rest … Read More

How does the ‘PC Guy’ buy a laptop?

In Hardware by Patrick McHugh

How does the PC guy buy a laptop

Family, friends, students and customers ask me this all the time… “I need a new computer; what should I get?” Often times, it seems like they are expecting an answer that is filled with meggerbites and giggerhurts. Introspection sets in when I actually ask – What do expect to do … Read More

Jumping on the Windows 10 bandwagon

In Windows by Patrick McHugh

On July 29, 2015, Microsoft released their latest version of Windows – Windows 10. This is a new foray into a delivery system of software called “SAAS” (Software as a service.) All legitimate licensed owners of Windows 7, 8, 8.1 were given one year to upgrade. So naturally, the first … Read More