• Managed IT
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  • You run your business - we manage your IT!
  • Leverage the power of Content Management Systems! We provide custom solutions for all sectors.
  • We are an end-to-end IT consulting firm, providing support for your IT and network infrastructure.
  • Our consultants, architects, and SQL Server DBAs efficiently deliver on software solutions.

Ottawa Business IT Support

Choose your industry:


Health Care Providers

ALT provides IT solutions to a growing number of dental and healthcare professionals in the Ottawa/Gatineau region. Let us explore the ways in which we can improve your IT infrastructure, so that you can concentrate on patient care. 


Law Firms

Whether you are a business executive looking for a trusted partner to take IT off your hands, or you’re an IT executive looking for expertise to address specific IT projects or functions, ALT provides IT services specifically designed for law firms.


Engineering and Construction

At ALT, we're focused on delivering IT solutions for the engineering and construction industry in the greater Ottawa/Gatineau region.


Government, Associations and Nonprofits

Never before has technology played such a critical role in advancing the mission of associations and nonprofit organizations. ALT has managed the IT infrastructure for associations and nonprofits in the Ottawa/Gatineau region for more than 10 years.


Small and Medium Businesses

ALT has developed a flexible and personal approach in providing IT Solutions to small and medium size business in the Ottawa area. 

Latest Updates

08 October 2015
Let's say you have to purge and clear your old backup files from Bacula. Going through them one by one is a lengthy process (especially if y...
10 September 2015
This is good to have as a reference - common failure codes for scheduled tasks: 0 or 0x0: The operation completed successfully.1 or 0x1: Sc...
28 August 2015
Some useful commands to check the Postfix mail queue: View what is in the queue: mailq Attempt to resend the queued messages (flush queue...
18 July 2015
One built in tool that is lacking in Windows since MS DOS is an ability to do surface scans. A really nice utility application that can do e...
07 July 2015
Q: How can I disable the GUI from starting up in Ubuntu desktop? A: You have to remove the lightdm package.  sudo apt-get remove ...
21 April 2015
Q. Users are getting alerts about mailboxes running out of space -- can I disable quotas altogether? I am running Exchange 2010. A. Yes, he...

Client Testimonials

Chris Bjornestad
ALT has provided the Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee (CPCC) with excellent, responsive service at a very affordable price. If you requir...