Featured Projects

Some recently featured IT projects undertaken by GiraffeDog.net

Acer Aspire AX1301 PSU Replacement

Acer Aspire AX1301 PSU Replacement

Acer Aspire AX1301’s look nice. They’ve got loads of USB sockets and connectivity for a small form factor PC. Their only issue is the cost of parts when it comes to repairs. We were recently contacted by a client who had an issue with their small form factor not PC booting up. The unit had a failed PSU and on further testing, dead RAM. The PSU in this unit is a hard one to source, but the RAM was easy! We came up with a unique solution, with minimum downtime and within budget.

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Business Continuity for Key PCs using VM Ware

Central to most company’s cashflow is the availability of their chosen accountancy application. This software ensures accurate records are kept of all cashflow in and out of your company. This could be Quickbooks, Sage or any number of applications that you have to install and run on a local machine in your office. If you don’t have access to this application, how do you raise invoices or...

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GiraffeDog.net are proud to Welcome Arc-Traders.co.uk

GiraffeDog.net are proud to Welcome Arc-Traders.co.uk

GiraffeDog.net are pleased to welcome Alternative Resource Consultancy Ltd who are a London based commodities trading company. GiraffeDog.net Ltd were asked to provide ARC with a cloud based back-office solution, enabling them to manage their website, available stock as well as care for their customers. The turn around time for this project was three weeks from inception to rollout. Our cloud...

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Emergency Data Salvage on FreeBSD Server

Emergency Data Salvage on FreeBSD Server

Our client’s primary FreeBSD server experienced drive failure, preventing the server from allowing access to the company’s data shares. Our client already hosted their email off-site so we remotely updated each of their PCs network settings giving them immediate internet and email access. This simple task enabled our client to continue to function, meet deadlines and serve their...

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Custom Ubuntu 10.10 Server to Replace a Microsoft Windows Small Business Server

Custom Ubuntu 10.10 Server to Replace a Microsoft Windows Small Business Server

Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 provides companies with a single location to store company data. When a recent client’s main file server failed, GiraffeDog.net Ltd were commissioned to replaced this with a custom Ubuntu 10.10 based solution in two days. This gave our client the following services: Secure file storage Remote file backup User based share access Remote Access via...

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Custom Bootable USB Training OS with PHP/mySQL/Apache with PHP and AJAX driven Websites

Custom Bootable USB Training OS with PHP/mySQL/Apache with PHP and AJAX driven Websites

GiraffeDog.net were commissioned to develop a bootable USB stick hosting multiple websites for students to use in an examination environment. We provided a scalable solution enabling our client to present separate websites as well as a database viewer.

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