Operating System Installation

Availability: [Apple] [Linux] [Windows]

Operating System Installation Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3
Multiple Boot Limited Limited Limited
Installation Upgrade Clean Clean
- Fresh and Clean No Yes Yes
- No Bloatware N/A || ||
- Pre Setup Existing || ||
-- User Profiles Existing Up to 10 Unlimited
- Drivers || || ||
Data Backup N/A || ||
Software Services Limited Limited Limited
- Installation Essentials Essentials Essentials
- Updates Security Only Security Only Security Only
Storage Services N/A Limited Limited
- Data Management N/A Essentials Full Optimization
- Rescue Partition N/A No Optional
Documentation Standard Standard Standard
Residential $40.00 $60.00 $100.00
Commercial $60.00 $80.00 $120.00

*Operating System sold separate



Operating System Installation

Availability: [Apple] [Linux] [Windows]
*Operating System sold separate

Multiple Boot

Limited support, available with blank system or compatible setup.

See Boot Management services for more complex setups, additional Operating System Installation services may apply.

Installation

Fresh and clean operating system installation.

No Bloatware, genuine original operating system does not include any unwanted software.

Pre Setup, complete operating system installation with “admin” user account and a number of user provided accounts.

User Profiles, includes “admin” user account or a number of user provided accounts.

Drivers installation included, allows all computer hardware and components to be operational.

Operating System Upgrade (Tier 1)

Upgrade an existing operating system to a newer version.

Does not effect existing user accounts, user documents, user data and files.

*Warning may cause installed software to stop working, we recommend a fresh install of the new operating system and all software be reinstalled with the latest versions.

*Warning may cause hardware and peripherals to stop working, new drivers may need to be downloaded and installed.

Data Backup

Data backup provided to migrate users and their account data to a new operating system.

Keep your data, photos and documents when upgrading to a clean and fresh operating system.

Software Services

Essential Software, free installation of all software essentials such as frameworks, security updates, and user experience software such as Adobe PDF Reader. Ensures all necessary essentials are installed so the user will never receive a missing or unrecognized error message.

Essential security updates and configuration ensures your computer can operate without the use of extra protection such as an Anti-Virus.

Storage Services

Data Management – Essentials, storage drives are formatted and provided essential partitions.

Data Management – Full Optimization, the storage drive is divided into two partitions separating the operating system from your personal data, allows for faster backups, easier data management and improve disaster recovery.

Rescue Partition, restore your computer back to the original setup with a rescue disk, a section of the storage drive is hidden and reserved for restoring the drive, users can update and backup the rescue disk at anytime. The rescue disk is compatible with many free open source software for do it yourself backups and restorations. (Optional, May not be compatible with manufacturer’s restore feature.)

Documentation

A documented service report of all services provided, test results, changes, etc in an easy to read printed or PDF document.

Standard documentation includes all essential service documents:

Computer Admissions Form, Invoice, Computer Information, Service Report Summary, Time Sheet with Service Documentation.


Virtual Machine Operating System Installation

Setup and install an operating system in a virtual machine, single user account.

*See Software Service Tier 2