July 2012

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Short answer: Yes Long answer: Yes. In our experience access to personal email is the primary cause of malicious software entering the workplace. When running your company, the last thing you want to do is spend lots of money and time on securing your network, only to allow users access to personal email and have them compromise it. That nice spam filter you have? Virus blocker? Phishing...

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Good afternoon all, If you own a business that shares files between computers, chances are you were recommended to make your network gigabit at some point. Its one of the first things that IT consultants will recommend, and rightfully so. Here's some background info on why every IT professional recommends a gigabit network. Gigabit (Gb) vs Gigabyte (GB) vs Megabit (Mb) vs Megabyte (MB) : This comes down to...

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Good afternoon all, If you have not heard of them, SSDs are Solid State Drives. They are a type of hard drive that has no moving parts. In short, they are many orders of magnitude faster than your typical hard drive. They are the single greatest upgrade you can put into a computer. They will make old computers feel faster than brand new ones, assuming the...

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