Ladies & Gentlemen….Introducing…Ron Drake

Baton Rouge IT Consulting Firm Continues Mission to Provide Exemplary IT Solutions for Local Companies Puryear IT, your local Baton Rouge information technology provider is very pleased to share their continued commitment to providing leading IT services and computer networking support through their recent expansion. Industry & Military Vet

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Apple’s iPhone X— Is It Worth the High Price?

The annual launch of the new iPhone lineup is here, and the inclusion of iPhone X may seem a bit confusing. Learn why Apple may have chosen to use this unique name for its newest iPhone.   It’s no longer a secret. Since a leak just days before the official release, people have known this year’s annual iPhone release will be something special.

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Baton Rouge IT Firm Continues to Expand, Announces New Account Manager

BATON ROUGE, LA – 22 September 2017 – The team of technology experts from Puryear IT is thrilled to announce that they are continuing to expand. As of September, Puryear IT is pleased to welcome Ron Drake as their new Account Manager. Drake will be an excellent addition to the Puryear team and will expand their ability to offer an unmatched ser

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How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Our children are at risk, even when at home and when you’re there. Predators are on the lookout for children via the Internet.  Here are some disturbing statistics: 1% of kids admit they’ve seen online porn. 29% of parents let their kids use the Internet without any restrictions or supervision. 25% of children get away with prete

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Your Kids Are in Danger from The Online Predators You Don’t Know About.

Your Kids Are in Danger from The Online Predators You Don’t Know About. You wouldn’t let your child walk down the middle of a busy highway, would you?  Most would consider this child endangerment.  So, why aren’t you strictly monitoring their online activities? Why aren’t you educating them about the predators and other dangers? It’s t

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Announcing: Puryear IT Recognized Among Top 100 LSU Alumni-Run Businesses

The team at Puryear IT is pleased to announce that they have been included on the 2017 LSU 100 List. Puryear IT was also named to last year’s LSU 100 List and being recognized for the second year in a row is an incredible honor for LSU Alumni, Dustin Puryear and his entire team. The LSU 100 List honors the achievements of Louisiana State U

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Do You Know What Your Children Are Doing When They’re Online?

The only thing more essential than online privacy protection, in general, are the laws, rules, and regulations designed to protect the most vulnerable among us: our children. Here’s what you need to know.   Wow! Did you know that as of June 20, 2017, there were approximately 3.88 billion Internet users worldwide? To put this into perspective, t

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Don’t Get Tripped Up by The Cloud’s Pitfalls  

Many businesses rely on cloud computing to support strategic innovation and cost-control requirements. But if you do, it’s essential that you find the right partner to walk you through the potential pitfalls. I realize that cloud computing is all the rage in business today, with flexibility and scalability being two of the most-touted benefits.

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Apple Brings Augmented Reality to Life.  

Augmented reality was previously in the realm of science fiction –But, no more! The upcoming iPhone 8 release is expected to bring this to life for Apple lovers everywhere. In what’s rumored to be one of the biggest technology releases in quite some time, Apple is gearing up to launch their tenth-anniversary iPhone— And, technology aficionad

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At Last! Now Your Employees Can All Run the Same Applications with the Power of Parallels 13 For Mac.  

Mac vs. Windows: Which is the better operating system? It’s an age-old question that may never get answered. But there’s a happy compromise—The newest version of Parallels makes it possible for your employees to choose the OS they prefer. Discover the Power of Parallels 13 for Mac! For the sake of civility (and productivity) in your office,

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Great Free or Low-Cost Software to Improve Your Life

Most of us typically pay for software we use every day.  However, now that people are using their phones and tablets, software developers are providing lots of great software and applications for little or no cost. Some Precautions when Downloading Software: Consider the Source One way to do this is to investigate all the reviews to see i

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Will Hurricane Harvey Impact Baton Rouge?

Hurricane Harvey Means Your Baton Rouge Emergency Preparedness Plan Must Be in Order Download the Puryear Hurricane Business Prepared Checklist Now. Although we’re used to storms like Tropical Storm Harvey bearing down on us in Baton Rouge, local business owners are still underprepared for disasters, by and large. For those of you who feel un

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4 Emails You Should Never Open

Cybercrime is an ever-present threat to modern businesses. Without up-to-date and varied IT security measures, successful hacks can compromise your customers’ and employees’ sensitive data and harm your systems, resulting in costly downtime, and worse. Email is the primary tool that companies like yours use for daily communications in the mod

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Hidden Gems in Apple iOS Notes  

The Apple iOS Notes application is a great tool with so many practical features.  However, many don’t know about these hidden tools to extend the Notes experience.  Check them out here.     The Apple’s Notes application is built into all versions of iOS. Ever since the release of the original iPhone in 2007, it’s been the perfect way to

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5 Important Tips To Grow Your Company

Want to Grow Your Business?  It May Be Time to Rethink Your Goals.   I love football. Not just watching a game on Sunday afternoon, or playing touch football every Thanksgiving with my family — I love the rules. The rules of football differ from those of other sports because you don’t just define the ultimate goal of winning the game, but, a

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Affordable Apple Products?  Yes!

Apple has long been known as a high-end brand that caters to the younger, wealthier consumer. However, market shifts and changes in the industry have them rethinking their business model.  They are now focusing on mid-market consumers to maintain market share. Apple’s marketing efforts have long been legendary throughout the world.  In the pas

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How IT Pros Avoid Phishing Scams

10 Tips to Follow Falling for a phishing scam can be no only embarrassing, but a true danger to your organization and confidential information. Anyone who uses the Internet must know how deal with them. You’ve been hearing about phishing scams for years, and probably think that only gullible people fall for these obvious security hacks. However,

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Learn All About Internet Safety for Kids During Special Webinar August 24th

All of us who are parents, and even many who just care about the welfare of our children are concerned about online safety for kids. You can learn how to keep your kids safe online during a special webinar hosted by Puryear IT. It takes place on Wednesday, August 24th, 2017, and you should register now to reserve your place at this educational even

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