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About the Company

We specialize in  Microsoft Small Business Server.

DownHome Computers can setup your Small Office Intranet and/or Internet Presence. We can help get you connected or co-located. We build custom Hardware, Software and Web Solutions.  We offer everything from minor computer repairs to complete network systems in the Piedmont-Triad area of North Carolina.


Walk-in location at
112 N. Main Street
Kernersville, North Carolina  27284
closed 9/2007 to better server the needs of our business clientele

DownHome Computers Is a Microsoft (r) Registered System Builder

and an Intel (r) Registered IPD

We are listed on the Microsoft Partner Locator for Small Business Server

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About the Owner


10/1/2009 Andy Re-Awarded SBS MVP by Microsoft

10/1/2008 Andy Re-Awarded SBS MVP by Microsoft

10/1/2007 Andy Re-Awarded SBS MVP by Microsoft

10/1/2006 Andy Re-Awarded SBS MVP by Microsoft

10/1/2005 Andy Re-Awarded SBS MVP by Microsoft

10/1/2004 Andy Re-Awarded SBS MVP by Microsoft

10/1/2003 Andy Awarded SBS MVP by Microsoft


Andy is currently the Moderator of the SBS Online Forum at MCP / Redmond Magazine

He is the founder of the Triad SBS Group, a group of IT pro's who gather monthly to discuss SBS & SMB issues

Andy is one of the Co-Authors of Harry Brelsford's Advanced SBS Best Practices book.

He writes numerous articles for various online and print journals
Check out some past Articles

Andy has been Treasurer and Board Member of the NTea
(NT Engineering Association)

Steering Committee Member & Program Coordinator for Bantug
(Bay Area NT Users Group)

as well as Officer and Director of SVCS, Inc
(Silicon Valley Computer Society)

He has been involved with the computer industry since the mid 1970's doing everything from circuit design to stripping the gold off the reject boards. Although once deeply involved in assembler code and process control now spends his time in higher level work helping users understand GUI's.

Andy still gets involved with a few beta projects as a legitimate tester although they are becoming had to find now that the marketing folks have decided to use this as a sales tool. Still actively testing for Microsoft's SBS and Intuit's QuickBooks. In the past for Philips, Symantec, McAfee, Software Publishing and Borland.


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