• 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 and Dental 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

06 June 2016
To remove a password from a password protected Excel document, do the following: Change the file extension to .zip from .xlsx. Ex...
25 May 2016
Here are the steps to disable a password expiration in Samba 4.  To check what is the password expiration time: samba-tool domain p...
11 February 2016
The purpose of this article is to show you how to move a process from your traditional shell to a new screen session. Example The firs...
07 January 2016
Q: Windows Server Backup keeps saying it has failed to backup. It gives me this error 0x81000101. What does this mean and why? A: Some...
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...

Client Testimonials

Emilie Lemieux (Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption)
ALT IT has been taking care of all our IT needs for five years now and hosting all our servers (email, website, voip phones, online membership databas...