The Season of Storms

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The Season of Storms

For all of us that live along the Gulf Coast, we know what summer time brings. Summer means that we can do all of the wonderful activities that this part of the country offers, but it also means storms. We are used to a particular pattern of weather during the summer. Hot humid days then an afternoon rain storm then more sunshine that steams the rain off of the pavement like a sauna. But sometimes those afternoon showers turn out to be real window shaking thunderstorms. With thunderstorms comes lightning and with lightning comes destroyed electrical and electronic devices. Computers are especially vulnerable to lightning caused electrical damage. As a computer repair and IT consulting firm, The Computer Doctors sees dozens of computers, servers, switches and routers that are destroyed due to inclement weather.

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