Morning Sky

Earlier this morning, in the western skies, the Moon and Planet Mars were visible with their reflected light having quite a contrast. The Moon had it’s familiar bright slightly yellowish tint while Mars had the slightly reddish hue. After these two celestial objects disappeared beyond the horizon, the Sunrise in the east was quite brilliant.

Continue reading »

Tech of the Month – May 2018

Dallas has been awarded Konica Minolta’s “Tech of the Month” for May 2018. In order to obtain KM’s TOTM Award technicians must meet criteria which include a minimum 70% FCE (First Call Effectiveness) and not to exceed a maximum average of 5 hours response time. Dallas maintained a 90% FCE and just under an average

Continue reading »

Tech of the Month – April 2018

Congratulations to Ray for receiving Konica Minolta’s “Tech of the Month” Award for April 2018. Ray maintained an impressive FCE of 91% & Ray’s average response time to customer locations was 1.8 hours. Ray, I appreciate all your hard work and thank you for taking care of our customers! Robert

Continue reading »

Office Systems of Texas receives Konica Minolta Pro-Tech Award

Through Dedication to Service Excellence, this dealer has been awarded the Pro-Tech Service Excellence Award. The Pro-Tech Service Award recognizes those Konica Minolta providers who are able to demonstrate an exceptional commitment to customer support and satisfaction. It is a symbol of quality, an assurance of professional, reliable service and maximum performance for your Konica

Continue reading »

Time to Upgrade your Phone System?

We’ve been communicating by phone for a long time. It re-mains the go-to communications method in the workplace. The average business phone system has a lifespan of only six to eight years. After that, the system is either out of maintenance or lagging in features, often to the detriment of the business. You may already

Continue reading »

Hot in Houston

It’s late July here in Houston and the temperature is hot, very hot. When parking your car, try to park in the shade. If you park in an non-shaded area you should try to keep a window open for air circulation. When starting your car, turn the floor vent on because the heat will rise

Continue reading »

From Stephen

I am so excited to hear that our company will have an annual dinner next week.  And the dinner will be at the Papasito’s next to the office.  I love that annual dinner not only the very good food there but also we can have a joyful moment sitting together.  At that time, the restaurant

Continue reading »

Thanks Kevin for the great rating on Ray!

Rate our dispatch overall (ease of placing a service call etc.) 10 of 10 Everything was exceptionally easy   Communication to keep me informed if needed Not Applicable Technician left the equipment repaired to your satisfaction 10 of 10   Technician explained the problem/resolution/provided training if needed 10 of 10   Rate our Technician overall

Continue reading »

Flood Bond Vote August 25

Last year, at the end of August 2017, those of us in Houston Metropolitan area including the surrounding gulf coast plain from down at Rockport and over to Port Arthur experienced unheard of rainfall from the effects of Hurricane Harvey. For those residents in Harris County, we absolutely must VOTE YES on August 25 in

Continue reading »

Puerto Rico 2018

My Daughter Leia just graduated summa cum laude from The University of Texas at Austin. As a parent, I am so Happy and Proud of what she has accomplished so far. One thing I wanted to do is give her a gift for all her hard work, we like to travel and wanted to show

Continue reading »

Pro-Tech 2018

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) has announced that Office Systems of Texas of Houston has been honored with the 2018 Pro-Tech Service Award. The Pro-Tech Award recognizes those Konica Minolta dealerships that demonstrate the highest commitment to customer support and satisfaction. “Konica Minolta is committed to assuring the highest performance standards across our organization,”

Continue reading »

The Fourth

As everybody sets out on the Fourth of July to enjoy their holiday, I would like them to remember these great words of wisdom I learned as a young man. “He who goes forth with a fifth on the Fourth may not come forth on the Fifth.” Take care and have a nice holiday.

Continue reading »

Independence Day

Independence Day also known as Fourth of July or July Fourth is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence of July 4, 1776. The Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American Colonies regarded themselves as a new nation,  the United States of America, and were no longer part of the British

Continue reading »

Way To Go Conroe!!!

Join us in congratulating the Conroe 6U on their big win in the All-Star Playoffs!  A special shout out to Nolan Orr, the grandson of one of our long time employees, Deborah Andrus. We are happy to sponsor these little guys and are so proud of their accomplishment.  Wish them luck as they head to

Continue reading »

Process Solutions from Konica Minolta

Delivering paperwork from desk to desk. Requesting written approval. Manually searching for correspondence. Yawn. Imagine how much more work your team can get done by automating document-driven tasks from capture to routing, escalation to tracking. In our latest blog, we discuss three areas within the organization that process automation can make the most impact: Accounting—Streamline the

Continue reading »

A Month to Remember

Well, what an exciting month for our family.  I am very proud to say that the youngest of our 4 boys graduated high school and is going to start college in the fall.  Our second to the youngest also graduated this month from the Air Force and is now attending tech school for the job

Continue reading »

Toner Scammers!

A longtime customer called last week & questioned if we called his office regarding a “big sale on toner” for his copier/printer. I informed the customer: “That would be a toner scammer”! The customer said he was caught off guard and provided the copier model to the caller. I informed our customer to be on

Continue reading »

3D Printer in Houston, Katy TX, Conroe TX, and all the Surrounding Areas

In the present era, technology has seen a long evolution. Everything has become digital and the need for paper has become more and more limited. So, this has increased the demand for various technological equipment including computers, copiers, scanners, printers, and even a 3D printer. This has definitely contributed to the enhanced efficiency of the employees and in

Continue reading »

Konica Minolta News

If you’re overwhelmed with high volumes of paper documents, you need Dispatcher Phoenix ECM. Our award-winning document workflow solution provides advanced tools to maximize your productivity as you manage your documents. With Dispatcher Phoenix ECM, you can scan, index, and send documents to a variety of content management systems, including SharePoint and OnBase. Features include:

Continue reading »

June 1 Hurricane Season is here

Today, June 1, is the official start of Hurricane season and everyone at Office Systems of Texas urges you to be prepared. After last year, everyone should have a plan to deal with power outages, high water and all the other problems we’re likely to encounter when a Hurricane affects the Houston area. Yesterday, Harris

Continue reading »

How to Reboot the Copier/Printer

Copier/printers may experience intermittent problems after a power failure such as not printing, not scanning, error codes or an odd operation. We always recommend turning off the “MAIN” power switch for 10+ seconds and unplug the power cord which may correct these odd problems. The “MAIN” power is usually located behind the copier/printer’s front door,

Continue reading »

Digital Document Management

The latest Better Business Bureau Newsletter has an interesting article regarding Digital Document Management and how it differs from Scanning. The article by Holly Uverity of Office Organizers describes what the Digital Document Management System does above and beyond just scanning. Ms. Uverity goes on to inform the reader the DDMS encompasses workflow processes, compliance

Continue reading »
Pages:«1234567...17»