George Chetcuti’s Blog

Last Updated on 23 Oct. 2014, Total: 563 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
152 General 23 June 2014
38 Implementation 23 Oct. 2014
23 Monitoring 16 Oct. 2014
181 News 20 Oct. 2014
94 Products 28 Aug. 2014
45 Security 10 Oct. 2014
5 Troubleshooting 2 May 2012
16 Virtualization 23 June 2014
  1. API vulnerability in PayPal

    The Vulnerability Laboratory Research Team discovered a filter bypass & persistent web vulnerability in the official PayPal Inc Core Application API... Read More

  2. AWS Free Usage Tier Now Includes Amazon CloudFront

    Dirty your hands in Cloud Computing while enjoying cloud storage and bandwidth benefits... Read More

  3. Achieving High Availability - WindowsNetworking.com Webinar

    Are you avoiding deployment of an advanced Load Balancer due to concerns about the complexity involved?... Read More

  4. Achieving High Availability: Is it Time to Graduate from WNLB?

    Join J. Peter Bruzzese, Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), and Cofounder/CIO of ClipTraining on Thursday, July 18th, 2013 at 11am ET / 10am CT / 8am PT to learn tips and secrets about load balancing, when it's time to move up from using MS NLB, and which types of load balancers to consider... Read More

  5. Active Directory Change Auditing

    Active Directory is critical to your organization and assessing configuration changes is a recommended best practice to safeguard this valuable asset. NetWrix has released an updated freeware version of their Active Directory Change Reporter product with significantly improved Active Directory change tracking and advanced reporting technologies. The tool simply keeps tabs on what's going on inside your Active Directory, tracks... Read More

  6. Advanced User Access Management on Amazon’s EC2

    For instance, a best practice in IT Governance is to set different permissions for "development" and "test" resources... Read More

  7. Alert Logic key findings about the state of Cloud Security

    The cloud is not inherently less safe. Among the six security incident categories examined, Web application attack was the only threat category more prevalent in cloud hosting provider environments than in enterprise environments... Read More

  8. Alternative approach to mobile interaction

    A wearable system called OmniTouch turns an ordinary surface like a table or the wall in front of you into an interactive multi-touch input device. Researchers Hrvoje Benko and Andrew Wilson from Microsoft, and Chris Harrison from Carnegie Mellon University came up with the prototype that combines a projector which projects the touchscreen onto a close by surface or body... Read More

  9. Amazon AWS Console Mobile App

    Amazon adds support for its cloud storage S3 and DNS Route 53 on its AWS Console Mobile App... Read More

  10. Amazon AWS Storage Gateway Supports Microsoft Hyper-V

    You can now use Amazon’s Storage Gateway on-premises in two of the most popular virtualization environments: Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware ESXi... Read More

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