George Chetcuti’s Blog

Last Updated on 12 April 2016, Total: 768 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.

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  1. Microsoft acquires InMage

    InMage is an innovator in the emerging area of cloud-based business continuity... Read More

  2. Microsoft addresses issues with the security updates for Office 2010

    Microsoft re-released MS15-046 to comprehensively address CVE-2015-1682... Read More

  3. Microsoft and Motorola fight over patents!

    At the moment a court trial is taking place in Germany that will establish if Microsoft's Windows 7, Internet Explorer 9, Windows Media Player and Xbox 360 are actually infringing two patents - about video compression and decompression technology, which helps in reducing the amount of bandwidth used during video streaming. The case was filed by General Instrument Corporation, a... Read More

  4. Microsoft announces new platform offerings suitable for big data

    Microsoft announces Azure SQL Database elastic database, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure Data Lake... Read More

  5. Microsoft announces security features for Azure SQL Database

    Microsoft Azure SQL Database will provide unparalleled data security in the cloud with Always Encrypted... Read More

  6. Microsoft enhances its Active Protections Program (MAPP)

    Employing a “give to get” model, the community will benefit when data they provide is enriched by aggregating it with data from others... Read More

  7. Microsoft is integrating the cloud into the Microsoft Partner Network

    The announcement was made Monday by Phil Sorgen, Microsoft corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Channel, at the Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 in Washington, D.C... Read More

  8. Microsoft latest staff giveaway

    Microsoft announces a massive giveaway to its 94,000 employees! According to v3.co.uk each Microsoft employee would get a Surface RT tablet, a Windows Phone 8 and a Windows 8 computer, which would cost Microsoft some $100 million. It is a noble gesture by Microsoft which would not only help keeping its employees happy but it would also raise the number... Read More

  9. Microsoft releases a critical security fix

    The out-of-band security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how the Windows Adobe Type Manager Library handles OpenType fonts... Read More

  10. Microsoft security updates for April 2012

    If you do not have automatic updating turned on, or to check whether you need an update, go to Windows Update by clicking the Start button, All Programs, and then click Windows Update. In addition you can go to Microsoft Update. Microsoft Update is an online tool that will scan your computer and provide you a report about what updates... Read More

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