Preventive maintenance for computer systems - concepts & issues
Performing preventive maintenance activities for the computer is not optional. The computer is a sensitive and delicate device that needs adequate time and attention to make it work properly. In this paper, the concept and issues on how to prolong the life span of the system, that is, the way to make the system last long and function well, with the knowledge of preventive maintenance scheme were elaborated. Good information via document review and research site visits on how
preventive maintenance scheme play a key part to users, details on how maintenance work, the common and effective production and procedures that can be used to maintain the health of one’s computer, the various safety measures that should apply when working with system components
and proper disposal procedures for replaceable components as well as some environment issues that will be useful to computer owners and users were discussed.
Keywords: Computer system, safety measures, disposal procedures, maintenance policy