George Chetcuti’s Blog

Last Updated on 31 July 2015, Total: 697 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
164 General
42 Implementation
26 Monitoring
256 News
97 Products
81 Security
5 Troubleshooting
16 Virtualization
  1. Software has an expiry date

    How to react to End-of-Life announcement... Read More

  2. SolarWinds Contest – win an iPad

    One of WindowsNetworking.com sponsors SolarWinds is holding a trivia challenge which started on June 7, 2011 and ends on July 7, 2011. One potential winner will be drawn every week to win an iPad2. You can take the quiz multiple times, and for each quiz you answer adequately, you will receive a sweepstakes entry. They are giving 7 iPads, movie... Read More

  3. Solarwinds acquires Pingdom

    Through the acquisition of Pingdom, SolarWinds adds Cloud-based website and application performance monitoring to its portfolio... Read More

  4. Special Offers at IT Governance EU

    See the latest offers from IT Governance EU, including exlusive discounts and value-added promotions... Read More

  5. Spiceworks Gets Another $25 Million in Funding

    Spiceworks will expand its business with a $25 Million investment from new investors Adams Street Partners and Tenaya Capital. Thanks to the new and some existing investors, Spiceworks will include integrated commerce within its social network business model for IT professionals and technology vendors. IT Professionals will now benefit from added functionality from the rapidly growing Facebook-like platform. Read the... Read More

  6. Start planning to upgrade your users to the most recent versions of Internet Explorer

    August 7, Microsoft announced that after January 12, 2016, only the most recent version of Internet Explorer available for a supported operating system will receive technical support and security updates... Read More

  7. Stealthy IM tool for absolute privacy

    Security experts have teamed up to make absolute privacy from mass surveillance the default practice... Read More

  8. Still time to reduce threat from powerful malicious software

    The National Crime Agency is today reminding UK computer users that there is still time to protect themselves from the GoZeuS and CryptoLocker malicious software (malware) threats... Read More

  9. Stop Firefox leaking data about you

    Disabling Google Safe Browsing exposes you to a risk of not being stopped from visiting malicious or phishing sites... Read More

  10. Submarine cables – Internet’s physical infrastructure

    If you're into the physical infrastructure of the Internet then this map should be your starting point. The Submarine Cable Map is a free resource from TeleGeography. Data contained in this map is drawn from Global Bandwidth Research Service and is updated on a regular basis. The map is rich of information including cable capacity, provider name and other elements;... Read More

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