George Chetcuti’s Blog

Last Updated on 2 March 2015, Total: 619 Blog Posts

With a career spanning more than 23 years in IT, George Chetcuti has hands-on experience on HP high-end UNIX setups, Windows high-availability clusters and cloud computing. He has overseen various network projects and managed IT departments. The aim of this blog is to address various network related issues and topics from networking concepts to hands-on tasks for the community of network administrators, where your comments and suggestions are always welcome. He also writes about Windows 7 in the little free time he has at www.windows7library.com.

9 Command-line 10 Sept. 2013
157 General 3 Feb. 2015
40 Implementation 4 Dec. 2014
23 Monitoring 16 Oct. 2014
211 News 2 March 2015
94 Products 28 Aug. 2014
63 Security 12 Feb. 2015
5 Troubleshooting 2 May 2012
16 Virtualization 23 June 2014
  1. Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 RC 2

    Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 RC 2 offers developers and development teams a variety of bug fixes and capability improvements... Read More

  2. US State surveillance program and Google’s reaction

    Reaction from Larry Page, CEO and David Drummond, Chief Legal Officer... Read More

  3. UN reports on the issue of State surveillance and freedom of expression

    The UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva presents its report that marks the first time the UN has emphasized the centrality of the right to privacy to democratic principles and the free flow of speech and ideas... Read More

  4. June’s Newsletters Teaser

    Some discussion points from ISAserver.org, VirtualizationAdmin.com, MSExchange.org, WindowsNetworking.com and WindowsSecurity.com June monthly newsletter... Read More

  5. Amazon’s Cloud service new DNS Failover features

    Now Amazon is offering DNS failover also for web applications behind its Elastic Load Balancers (ELC) service which was impossible to configure few days ago!... Read More

  6. Amount of idle time required before suspending a session

    Playing around with idle time settings for SMB sessions... Read More

  7. 10 tips for cyber security

    The UK Federation for Small Businesses (FSB) published a report about cyber security best practices focusing on small and micro businesses... Read More

  8. Call for papers about Botnets

    Botconf’13 – Call for papers... Read More

  9. Is your ICS well protected?

    The oil-and-gas sector is one of the most heavily targeted industries for cyber-attacks... Read More

  10. Skype is reading everything you write

    According to the German security firm Heise Security, Microsoft monitors users’ instant messages and SMSs on Skype... Read More

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