Dr Jerry Vernon has 40 years of full-time computer & laptop repair experience and knowledge, also assisting National & International IT Service Providers onsite in the UK.
Jerry is DBS (formly CRB) checked (updated July 2021) and Certified & HMRC Registered & Business Axa Insured including public liability
Dr Jerry has received 1st & 2nd AstraZeneca and the Booster Covid vaccine
During a Royal Naval career (1978-1985), computers the size of rooms controlled the ships propulsion, air conditioning, radar & Sonar and missile systems, but type writers were still the order for office tasks. As a Sonar operator Jerry learn to use the early ship based multi-million pound computer systems.
My introduction to the world of personal computers came with the purchase of a Sinclaire ZX81 in 1981 (now in the wardrobe) which plugged into the portable TV and used a casette recorder to load and save data.
Windows 3.1 operating system was released in 1992, as I began studying at Ruskin College Oxford, using a tax rebate that year, purchase a 386DX IBM compatible computer, with Windows 3.1, Microsoft Works installed, a black and white 12" screen and a dot matrix printer from Morgan Computers at Five ways.
Jerry has taught teaching in business and IT for more than 30 years. Advised and managed home users and business client systems in a wide range of IT environments, from hardwired and wireless networking, Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP), Network & Cloud Backup, Servers, Antivirus Solutions and Security.