IT professionals need a lot more than a computer and a smartphone to get their jobs done. Here are 10 mostly non-tech tools they can't function without.
IT professionals must have been boy and girl scouts when they were young. The "Be prepared" motto explains all the tools and gadgets they always have on hand.
Armed with these instruments, IT professionals can solve almost any problem. Need to wire a house for high-speed Internet access? No worries, they've got a crimper. Need to tune an electric guitar? Call an IT guy. He'll have a multimeter to measure the electrical current. Need minor surgery? A tech professional has a tool for that, too.
Check out the 10 indispensible (mostly) non-tech tools IT gearheads don't leave home without.