Your Friend Armando

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Customers rated this pro highly for professionalism, responsiveness, and punctuality.
  • Thumbtack Customer

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    Straight forward problem assisting with adopting a Unifi switch, Armando knew what he was doing and made the job a breeze. Came prepared, required minimal instructions. Pleasure to work with.

    Oct 11, 2017
  • Eva H.

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    Armando showed true dedication and skill to get my complicated computer problem solved. He has talents and patience.

    Apr 12, 2017Verified

About this pro

Low cost, friendly service, knowledgeable in many applications and operating systems. YFA has the resources to deliver great solutions made just for you. Availabilty • 24/7 on-call and planned hourly rates for on-site and remote administration • Personnel can count on an approachable, friendly, and knowledgeable I.T. expert Disaster Prevention & Recovery • Monitor and report health of hardware • Backup virtual machines can be made live with little delay • Test updates in virtual systems before rolling out for production use • Schedule backup of company files System Support • Support for diverse systems including Linux, Windows, Macintosh, BSD, VMS • Gather inventory of in-use systems, and decomission faulty or recycled equipment • Unify your network across sites using free and secure virtual private networks Security • Separate admin, staff, and public wireless, with distinct website filtering and cache • Approve personal devices and laptops for network resource access • Administrative and working file share access • Secure remote file and system access • Vendor for surveillance products Cost Savings • Evaluate, and propose replacement of costly software with proven free open source alternatives. • Consolidate multiple applications in virtual machines shared on one or more servers • Train on-site first points of contact • Network and coaxial installation and repair Application Support • Customize reports from commercial application software • Develop system images with company applications for easy installation on many workstations of any hardware configuration References • ABQ Express Cartage • Bustillos Construction • Dyron Murphy Architects • Encuentro • La Promesa Early Learning Center • Retired Public Employees of New Mexico • SetComm Communications Other features • Available for lunch and learn sessions on technology topics for your firm • Supplement your current IT or transition • Se habla español • Vendor for network and wireless products Delivering the best IT with low overhead, and seeing happy faces from my customers and their respective work teams is a very satisfying feeling. It has become a part of my company's work culture.

Years in business

19

Times hired on Thumbtack

7

Number of employees

1

Location

Albuquerque, NM 87121

Photos and Videos

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    Q & A

    • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
      I have fair rates and work out payment plans if necessary.
    • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
      I have a degree in business with a focus in information systems with experience in computer science. I also stay up to date with software and hardware technologies. I regularly perform research on technologies and test them in my home brewed computer lab before delivering to paying customers.
    • What types of customers have you worked with?
      YFA provides friendly quality services to business and home.
    Coverage Area for Your Friend Armando is about 150+ miles of Albuquerque, NM.