Desktop Upgrades

Desktop system performance can directly affect the productivity of your staff.  Without proper system maintenance desktop systems can slow down considerably as they get older.  WPK Computer Consultants can provide desktop maintenance services to make sure you get the most out of your existing equipment.

However even a fully maintained system is not going to perform as well as a more up to date model.  The overall cost of owning, maintain or upgrading an older system should always be compared to the cost of replacement. When the gain in system performance is also considered the additional cost of replacement can often be justified.

If your business is ready to consider an upgrade or replacement of the desktop computer equipment we can assist you to make sure that you get the best value for money.

The performance of desktop computer hardware as improved considerably over the last year with new technologies reducing in price and becoming more available.  For example solid state disks (SSD’s) offer a considerable performance improvement in comparison to traditional hard disk drives.

Microsoft Windows 7 offer considerable improvements over previous version of the operating systems. We can advise in incorporating Windows 10 with your current environment. Existing systems can be upgraded or a replacement system will automatically include the latest operating system version.

Most businesses will aim to get a minimum of three years or more out of their desktop hardware before considering replacement.  With regular maintenance and an up to date vendor warranty this life span can typically be extended depending on the business requirements.

The expected lifespan of your equipment should also be linked to the depreciation of the asset value to make sure that the maximum tax benefit is provided (see your accountant)