Choosing the right computer for the job – important considerations you need to make
Choosing the right IT hardware is equally as important and ensuring you are operating a robust IT infrastructure.
For both, it is imperative to consider how you are going to use your IT and what daily functions you need to use it for.
At Deycom, we are not only experts in the field of IT solutions and managed IT provision, but we have the finger on the pulse of all thing’s hardware. Purchasing your computer online or via the high street is quick and easy, but are you getting the computer you really need?
One of the major benefits of acquiring your new computer or laptop from Deycom, or indeed any of your IT hardware, is that we can prescribe options that are en-pointe when it comes to meeting YOUR own personal needs. And despite popular opinion, when buying your hardware from an IT company like ours, it need not be more expensive that the alternatives. What it does guarantee is that you will have the right tool for the job.
Screen Size is very important based on how you like the visuals to be presented when at your desk, what tasks you are undertaking, whether you need more than one screen.
Space and Location. If you move between your office and alternative locations, what options are available in terms of docking stations for computers or plug and play scenarios if your business operates hot desks.
What is under the hood. Computers come with a log list of technical specifications that are ultimately related to how well the computer will function for you in terms of speed, memory, battery life for laptops and graphics. If you have every looked at a computer spec, you like so many other people probably wonder what it all means.
It essentially deciphers whether computer will deliver what you need – it is just a shame it is not available in plain English!
- Is the processor capable of working with your programmes and at the speed desired? The processer provides the instructions and processing power the computer needs to do its work. The more powerful and updated your processor, the faster your computer can complete its tasks. By getting a more powerful processor, you can help your computer think and work faster.
- How big is the RAM ( the short-term memory) and does it meet your needs?
- Do you need an internal hard drive or are you best suited to having an SSD
- What about the graphics card ?
Rather than regurgitate the technical specs, we are just giving you food for thought and an understanding as to why it pays to lean on someone ( us!) who can decipher the jargon for you.
Desk Comfort or ergonomics as the experts call it, incorporates everything from how your eyeline meets your screen through to the streamlined design of wireless accessories such as your mouse or keyboard.
Having the right tools for the job is imperative no matter what you are doing and for that reason, having the right computer for you and your team is critical to the success and efficiency of your business.
To obtain information, options and a quote for your computer needs. Contact our team today