Antivirus Software. What to Look For

In keeping with our “Basic Internet Security” theme, let’s take a look at antivirus and anti-malware software. While we cannot possibly cover all the different programs out there, we do want to cover the basics of what you should look for in this software. Most systems come

Firewalls – Keepers of the Gate

In this next writing about basic internet security, we will talk a little about firewalls. It is common that people lump firewalls and antivirus software in the same bucket, however these are two separate items with two separate functions. To start off, lets take a quick look at the differenc

THE IMPORTANCE OF UPDATES

We all hate that annoying screen pop up about updates. And most of the time we click out of them, thinking “We’ll update later.” (But often we don’t) But how important are these updates? Are they something that can safely be ignored? What are the risks? It may be helpf

Autostar Point of Sale partnership

Automatic Equipment Service is happy to announce its partnership with Autostar Point of Sale (POS) systems. “It’s been 35 years since Auto-Star began creating innovative technology. Auto-Star started as an automotive company that developed inventory management software for mechani

Password Laziness- Don’t be a victim!

    We all get a little lazy with passwords. We all can relate to the frustration of trying to log into our apps, websites etc. and getting the “Invalid Password” message. And then the ritual of retyping the password only to get the same message again- ugh. This is proba

Need help with PCI Compliance?

PCI Compliance is a crucial part of your ability to do business. Being out of compliance can be catastrophic to your business. Not sure if you are compliant? Need help with compliance? We can help by ensuring the equipment you use is in line with compliance guidelines.   You may also vis

MS Cash Drawer Supplier Demo

Automatic Equipment Service continually monitors new technology and equipment to ensure we are able to best guide our customers to the products that will help them improve their profitability and efficiency. It’s what we do.