Spotlight on Technical Director, Will Rendell

Here Will Rendell, our Technical Director shares his journey with us as Smart’s longest standing member of staff at 23 years in. ‘I joined Smart back in June 1998, two years after they began trading. I had been working as a plumber but had always had a self-confessed passion for computers and wanted a change Read More

Historic events that made 1996…

The year that Smart Computers was born was a big one for historic events. Here we take a trip down memory lane and get all nostalgic over some of the key events that changed the world in 1996. Major events that happened in the world of Information Technology in 1996 The most significant of course Read More

Tricks of the trade – 25 Top Tips

To celebrate Smart Computers’ 25th year in business this March, the team are giving you their 25 tricks of the trade that will change the way you use your computer for good! Did you know that you can delete a whole word by pressing just two keys rather than repeatedly pressing backspace? Or that there is a Read More

Spotlight on Founder and Sales Director, Tim Potts

Here Tim Potts, our Founder and Sales Director, shares with us his journey over the past 25 years. ‘The business started out as solely IT rentals and we did this very successfully for the first three years of trading, doubling in size every year during this time. Then, when Will Rendell joined us in 1998, Read More

Smart celebrate 25 years in business!

Smart Computers, based in Cheltenham, has officially been serving the county and the surrounding areas with its bespoke IT solutions for an incredible 25 years this March. With a staggering 75,000+ computers repaired and 100,000+ computers, laptops and projectors rented out since 1996, Smart Computers has been providing a reliable IT service to a loyal Read More

Covid-19 update 17.03.2020

Covid-19 update 17.03.2020 The team at Smart Computers understand that our customers may be worried about the impact of Coronavirus (Covid 19) and the ability for the Smart team to operate ‘business as usual’. Following the Government announcement on 17th March 2020, we are taking measures to ensure both our staff and our customers are Read More

Five benefits of renting a Laptop for your Start-up

In the early days of starting a business, money is always tight. This can make it difficult to source the equipment and resources you need to get your operation off the ground, including efficient laptop or desktop fulfilment to enable you to go about your work. Some businesses are looking for computer equipment for the Read More

Preparing your stand for a Trade-show or Exhibition

Taking a stand at a tradeshow or exhibition is a significant investment in terms of both time and money, so it’s important to ensure you put a lot of effort into planning and preparation. This includes how the stand will look, how you will interact with visitors and how you will make those interactions work Read More