Net-Tech helps isolated seniors stay in touch with family

Living Care Lifestyles residents receive free laptops during the lockdown
SEATTLE – Caring for the community has always been a top priority for Net-Tech, Seattle’s only Professional Technology Organization (PTO). When the pandemic lockdown separated area senior living residents from their loved ones, Net-Tech put their always-present desire to help the community to work.

Stop Trying to Predict the Future: How to Get the IT Hardware You Need

It’s been years since you updated your business’ hardware. Max’s computer is so slow, he can turn it on, go get coffee from the breakroom and return just in time for the log-in screen to appear. The wait is finally over; you have the budget to buy new computers and now you need to answer questions like:

Is it better to purchase outright or lease and make monthly payments?
Should we buy laptops or desktops?
How many do we need?

You’re eager to acquire new equipment but no longer can you afford to think about your current needs in isolation.

Net-Tech Operational Updates

As many of us are feeling the personal and economic effects of measures to slow the spread of COVID-19, we want to continue to provide updates to you about Net-Tech operations and share resources we’re developing to support Washington businesses during this time.

Are You Blocking Opportunities? 5 Questions for IT Decision-Makers

Recently we stepped in to assist a local nonprofit agency with what many would call a “good problem to have.” They were presented with the opportunity to take over another territory which would double their size. At that time, they employed a small internal IT team with some external consultants.

Special holiday delivery: Seattle nonprofits receive upgraded monitors

Net-Tech and Wellspring Family Services coordinate and deliver donations
Net-Tech and Wellspring Family Services have teamed up to add some holiday smiles to deserving nonprofits in the greater Seattle area. The joint project provides area nonprofits with upgraded 24-inch, flat-screen monitors to replace existing older, mismatched monitors on their last leg.

IT provider pros & cons: what’s the right support for you?

Every day you are presented with choices: Soup or salad? Go to the gym or binge watch Netflix? Professional Technology Organization (PTO), Managed Services Provider (MSP) or an internal IT department?

Okay, so the last one isn’t a daily question, but it is a decision every organization needs to make because it affects daily operations.

It’s time to change how you think about managed IT services

Ten years ago, when you landed in a new city you probably took a cab to the hotel. Now you can choose to take an Uber to your Airbnb instead. New technologies made this possible and provided people an alternative to the status quo.

At Net-Tech, we wanted to bring a similar mindset to IT support.