Are you running courses over the Summer?

University finals are over and the extra curricular crash courses are underway! IT equipment can be difficult for Universities to supply for summer programmes, especially if students typically supply their own for most of the year and the summer students don’t. Second hand laptops are an option, however you may not be able to get Read More

We’re recruiting – Rental Sales Executive

Role: Rental Sales Executive Location: Cheltenham Working hours: 3 days per week. 8.30am – 5.00pm Monday/Wednesday, 8.30am – 4.30pm Friday (one hour lunch break).   The Team Smart Computers have been established in Gloucestershire for over 20 years. We provide a range of IT services to individuals and small to medium businesses, UK wide. A Read More

The ideal partner for Production Companies

As you may have read in our previous articles, renting a laptop has many advantages over buying – especially for businesses who need to scale up and/or down their IT requirements regularly; or for companies who need a large number of machines in one go, would rather spread the cost and have peace of mind Read More

Why rent a laptop?

Why rent a laptop? When it comes to buying a new laptop most people and businesses dread the upfront financial outlay of a new machine and are more than aware that from the moment they have made the purchase, technology will be moving on. Choosing the right laptop with the most amount of memory, battery Read More

Hire a projector for your training needs

Hiring a projector from Smart Computers Do you have any up and coming training days planned? Perhaps you want to get the team up to speed with the new General Data Protection Regulations. Or you want to update your teams on Quarter 1 results… Whether you want to: make a standout presentation, ensure that your Read More

Intel, ARM and AMD chip scare: What you need to know

Meltdown and Spectre. Not James Bond films, but real life cyber security threats. Here’s the lowdown. News broke earlier this week that the discovery of gaps in security that stem from central processing units (chips/microchips), allow privately stored data in computers and networks to be hacked. These security gaps affect nearly all computers worldwide (along Read More

Keep safe online this BLACK FRIDAY/CYBER MONDAY

There’s no denying there are some really genuine deals to be had over Black Friday and Cyber Monday, it’s forecast that consumers will spend millions online as they kick off (like us), add to or finish their Christmas shopping while picking up some bargains, but sadly in this day in age it’s also the perfect Read More