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Case Study – Lenovo “Fraser Health Authority”

Summary: How Fraser Health Authority, Microserve and Lenovo ramped up remote work capabilities rapidly in response to the COVID-19 pandemic with a Lenovo ThinkAgile HX hyperconverged infrastructure, powered by 2nd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, enabling high-quality patient services during a province-wide lockdown. Download Lenovo “Fraser Health Authority” Full Case Study Download Case Study

2021 Microserve PRIDE Month T-Shirt Fundraiser

Microserve PRIDE Month (PFLAG and Rainbow Refugee) This past June, Microserve ran a PRIDE Month T-Shirt Fundraiser. All proceeds were donated to two amazing Canadian LGBTQI+ organizations: PFLAG and Rainbow Refugee. PFLAG Canada is an organization which supports families in understanding and accepting their LGBTQ2S children. If you would like to donate to PFLAG, click here. Rainbow Refugee has been working since 2000 […]

Zoom Fatigue

Zoom Fatigue Prevention In a previous post, we talked about the concept of ‘Zoom Fatigue’. To catch you up, Zoom Fatigue is (the very real) phenomenon of feeling drained and fatigued after spending much of your workday on Zoom or other virtual communication platforms. Now that we’ve established what Zoom Fatigue is – that it […]

Remote Device Provisioning with Microsoft Autopilot

Auto Deployment with Microsoft Autopilot In the modern-day workplace, remote device provisioning, deployment, and configuration can be tricky. If you are asking yourself, “how can we deploy images to remote machines?”, you are not alone. Many IT Managers struggled over the last few years with device lifecycle management for remote workers. This struggle included deploying […]

CRN Names Microserve To Its 2021 Solution Provider 500 List

Microserve on CRN Solution Provider 500 List Vancouver, BC, June 1, 2021 — Microserve announced today that it has been placed #189 on the 2021 CRN Solution Provider 500 list, the industry standard for recognizing the highest performing technology integrators, strategic service providers and IT consultants. The CRN Solution Provider list ranks the largest North American IT channel partner organizations by revenue and […]

What is Malware?

Different types of malware go beyond common computer viruses and malicious activity (Common Types). Viruses are malicious programs that spread from infected device to device, usually by an attachment or file. Once on your computer, your device gets infected, and the virus may control some of your computer’s functionality. Worms are malicious programs that don’t […]

5 network troubleshooting tips before calling in the pros

Network issues with your computer can be frustrating. There are a million and one things that can potentially go wrong with a computer but you might be surprised to know how many of those issues can often be fixed with a little know-how. So if you find yourself scratching your head, run through some of these simple troubleshooting measures before calling in the pros.

Outsourcing IT Solutions with Managed Services

What Is Managed Services?  A managed service is a vendor-managed and customizable IT solution for small to mid-size and enterprise-level organizations. It starts with the strategy, then a complete implementation with hardware, software and support.  Managed Service provides the customers with the following benefits:  Peace of Mind: with IT managed services so you can focus on your business or services.  Lowered Costs: for […]

Modern Workplace For A People-Focused World in 2021

It’s no secret that the “traditional” workplace is changing. More and more companies are pursuing a modern workplace model to keep up with the changing world around them. The modern workplace focuses on people, productivity, and collaboration.  A survey conducted by Alfresco proves this need for a reimagined modern workplace. Nearly 83% of professionals felt like they […]

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOT)

A Worldwide Celebration of Sexual and Gender Diversity (IDAHOT) Today is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOT). On May 17th, 1990, the World Health Organization removed homosexuality from its list of mental health disorders. Since then, this date has been marked as a day to raise awareness to the violence and discrimination still […]