The Shortcut Guide to Smart Network Management for the SMB


The Shortcut Guide to Smart Network Management for the SMB by Chris Hampton Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) are facing tough times in today’s economy. Because of tighter budgets, many businesses must demand more from the investments they have made in Information Technology. Thus, there is an immediate need for networks to work smarter, notContinue reading “The Shortcut Guide to Smart Network Management for the SMB”

Using Cloud Services to Improve Web Security


Using Cloud Services to Improve Web Security by Mike Danseglio Companies entrust their security systems with a great deal of responsibility. Such systems must protect corporate assets from an unending proliferation of online attack, abide by regulatory compliance standards, monitor all legal exposure to stockholders and employees alike, and keep intellectual property from leaking throughContinue reading “Using Cloud Services to Improve Web Security”

User Virtualization: Tools and Techniques in Preserving User Data


Chapter 5: User Virtualization: Tools and Techniques in Preserving User Data The only way your Windows 7 upgrade project will be considered a success is if you can protect existing data and ensure it arrives back on users’ upgraded computers. Even the smallest amount of missing data creates stress and negative attitudes that cause upgradeContinue reading “User Virtualization: Tools and Techniques in Preserving User Data”

Private Clouds: Selecting the Right Hardware for a Scalable Virtual Infrastructure


Private Clouds: Selecting the Right Hardware for a Scalable Virtual Infrastructure In this book, author Greg Shields reveals how the use of the private cloud enables flexible application delivery and high availability. Included is a high-level reference architecture for creating a private cloud, along with a detailed explanation of where the modular hardware approach eliminatesContinue reading “Private Clouds: Selecting the Right Hardware for a Scalable Virtual Infrastructure”

Free ebook: First Look Microsoft Office 2010


Part I, “Envision the Possibilities,” introduces you to the changes in Office 2010 and shows you how you can make the most of the new features to fit the way you work today. Chapter 1, “Welcome to Office 2010,” gives you a play-by-play introduction to new features; Chapter 2, “Express Yourself Effectively and Efficiently,” detailsContinue reading “Free ebook: First Look Microsoft Office 2010”