Archive | November, 2011

The Simple Document That Could Save Your Company From Complete Disaster!

It’s official: end users are the weakest link in the IT security chain. You can set up a firewall, encryption, anti-virus software, and password protection up to your ears, but it won’t save you from the employee who posts his access information to a public web site. Most security breaches, viruses, spyware, and other network [...]

10 Early Warning Signs Of Impending Computer Disasters

Computers rarely stop working overnight. In most cases, there are early warning signs that problems are brewing. Below are 10 surefire signs that you need to get a professional to investigate your network ASAP: 1. Your workstation or server starts running very slowly, freezes up, or crashes. 2. Your web browser has been changed to another strange [...]

Tips For Staying Out of Trouble When Sending E-mail Messages

Every once in a while I receive an E-mail from a client or partner that really makes me wonder what they were thinking when they hit that “send” button! E-mail is quickly becoming the #1 way we communicate with friends, family, co-workers, employees, and clients. But be careful!  E-mail messages cannot accurately deliver the tone [...]

What To Do When Things Go Technically Wrong

It’s amazing how many things can go wrong with your computer; bad drivers, hardware malfunctions, viruses, software glitches, spyware…and this is only the beginning. Computer problems always seem to happen at the most inconvenient times and can leave you stranded for hours, even days without a computer. However, vendor “help desk” support can be frustrating [...]