Astra Computer Technologies Services

Desktop & Laptop Support

PC Desktops & Laptops - Windows 95/98, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 & 8

Astra Computer Technologies specialises in assisting small to medium businesses set-up and maintain their laptop and desktop computers. Our team of expert computer technicians can solve all of your PC hardware, software and networking problems.

Selecting, upgrading and maintaining your computer software and hardware can be a tedious task. Astra Computer Technologies takes this stress away. Based on your businesses needs we will recommend hardware and software that will enable your business to function effectively.

Server Support

Novell Netware. Windows Servers including NT 4.0, 2000, 2003 & 2008. Microsoft Exchange 5.5, 2000, 2003, 2007 & 2010

Astra Computer Technologies team of expert computer technicians are trained in all aspects of server setup, installation, diagnosis, repair and maintenance. With over 40 years of combined real-world experience working with a wide variety of server hardware and software configurations we are able to meet the server support needs of all small and medium businesses.

Our technicians are experienced in diagnosing and repairing server issues, both remotely and on-site. We work quickly to diagnose the source of the problem and then act immediately to resolve the problem whether it is hardware or software related. Our aim is to identify and fix all problems with minimal downtime and data loss.

Database Support

Microsoft Access. Microsoft SQL. Pervasive SQL. MySQL

Astra Computer Technologies provides database installation and support for Microsoft Access, Microsoft SQL, Pervasive SQL and MySQL.

We specialise in backing up database systems and migrate databases. We can also provide a database conversion to a newly designed structure.

Astra Computer Technologies can assist your business with new database design projects as well as administration / troubleshooting of existing solutions.

LAN/WAN Support

Switches, routers, print servers & wireless access

Astra Computer Technologies provides LAN/WAN design, integration, upgrades, migration, relocation and support services.

Our LAN/WAN design services include desktop integration, wireless device integration, network security and firewall, IP telephony, voicemail and email messaging.

Remote Access

Microsoft Terminal Services/RDP. Virtual Private Networks (VPN). Smart phone connectivity

Microsoft Terminal Services/RDP. Virtual Private Networks (VPN). Smart phone connectivity Astra Computer Technologies is able to assist your business in setting up and accessing your network remotely. During the installation phase we will analyse your businesses needs and/or your existing network to ensure we offer the best solution for your business.

We can install and configure remote access user permissions remote to restrict information available over the network. Based on your business' needs, you can have as many or as few restrictions as you like and be confident that your data is secure.


Astra Computer Technologies offers a variety of IT security solutions, from firewalls to antivirus.

Our product range includes:

  • Firewalls - Cisco PIX & Microsoft ISA Server.
  • Antivirus solutions - Mcafee, Trend Micro, Kasepersky & eTrust. Data protection.

Data Backup

Depending on your company's needs, Astra Computer Technologies offers a range of data backup solutions. Including:

  • External Hard Drive
  • DVD
  • Remote Backup
  • Tape Backup

Hardware Repairs

Astra Computer Technologies can repair or replace all IT hardware quickly to ensure minimal disruption to your business. We stock a wide variety of:

  • Laptops
  • Desktops
  • Server motherboards
  • CPUs
  • Video card
  • Hard drives (pata, sata, scsi & SAS)
  • Memory
  • DVD writers
  • Power supplies
  • Network Cards
  • 56K Modems

Maintenance Service

We offer maintenance packages to suit every environment including our Gold Support which covers all parts and labour with an upfront yearly fee.

Domain Registration & Hosting

Need a website? Astra Computer Technologies can register your domain name and arrange a hosting solution suitable for your website needs.