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Building The Mac Office

Building an office around the Apple Macintosh has long been a good business strategy, particularly for SMBs. Macs generally require fewer IT resources and retain their value better than Windows-based PCs -- that's a key consideration for cash- and resource-strapped small and midsize businesses. And the iPhone and iPad, with their strong Mac integration, make it easier for businesses to move into the new era of mobile computing. But before you can Go Mac, you need to know how to get your Mac offi
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The entry-level model in the Mac laptop line is the 13" MacBook at $999, but it's not recommend that for business use. The 13" MacBook Pro, at just $200 more, gives you twice the RAM (4 GB rather than two), a backlit keyboard, a FireWire port (a real help for performing some maintenance tasks) and an SD card reader -- and it's even lighter. Moving to a larger screen entails a big price jump: the 15" MacBook Pro starts at $1,799. You get more for your money, but it doesn't offers as attractive a price-performance ratio as the 13" model.

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3/30/2013 | 8:38:15 AM
re: Building The Mac Office
Mac integration, make it easier for businesses to move into the new era of mobile computing. But before you can Go Mac, you need to know e-papierosy how to get your Mac office up and running. This review of products from Apple and other Mac vendors, will take you on a visual tour of a Mac-centric office that could be your future infrastructure.
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