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Last Updated on 13 Nov. 2014, Total: 153 Blog Posts

  1. The desktop is not dead!

    According to a senior analyst at IDC, the main reason behind the laptop success sales figures is price. They are leading the market because they are simply much cheaper than they used to be, and the price gap has gone. However, the desktop remains the first choice for resource hungry applications, durability, scalability and security where thieves are less attracted... Read More

  2. The importance of log management

    According to recent investigations by Verizon companies are not aware of how precious and important systems logs are! Companies either do not maintain logs or simply ignore them but logs are needed to identify unusual system behavior and track events! Alan Brill, Senior Managing Director at Kroll has published an interesting article on net-security.org that discusses the importance and value... Read More

  3. The world’s largest library

    ‘The Internet has often been called the world’s largest library with all the books on the floor’... Read More

  4. There is Too Much Cooling in Data Centers

    According to an assistant professor of computer science at the University of Toronto Scarborough, server environments can easily operate at warmer temperatures thus saving costs on air conditioning without endangering the health and performance of the hardware. Read more here – http://www.tomsitpro.com/articles/datacente-cooling-science_research-UTSC,1-549.html... Read More

  5. 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

  6. Understanding the Bitcoin concept

    Top Bitcoin exchange explains virtual currency in simple web tutorial... Read More

  7. Unitrends Unveils Six Secrets Most Backup Vendors Don’t Want You to Know - Part 1

    Have you ever had the feeling that you were left in the dark on something while everyone around you was in the know?... Read More

  8. Unitrends Unveils Six Secrets Most Backup Vendors Don’t Want You to Know - Part 2

    Part 2 of blog post 'Unitrends Unveils Six Secrets Most Backup Vendors Don’t Want You to Know'... Read More

  9. VirtualizationAdmin.com monthly newsletter

    The below extract is taken from September's VirtualizationAdmin.com monthly newsletter authored by Scott Lowe. 'I'll start by saying that I'm a fan of both vSphere and Hyper-V. Both have a place in the world. With the release of Windows Server 2012 has come Hyper-V Server 2012 along with a whole lot of incorrect information making its way around the Internet... Read More

  10. Visual Studio 2010 Training Kit

    If you are a Visual Studio 2010 inexperienced user and need some help, then I suggest you download the following training kit from Microsoft. The Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Training Kit The training kit includes demos, presentations and hands-on labs that help you leverage the various features found in this development tool. Visual Studio 2010 is a... Read More

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