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What is IT Managed Services

 

Introduction IT managed services refers to the delegation of management duties to an IT specialist to improve the performance of an organization. Organizations can procure IT managed services to reduce operational costs and manage people and resources at work more effectively and conveniently. Companies that require managing their operations with accountability can get a comprehensive […]

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What is Server Virtualisation – Advantages, Disadvantages

 

While the use of virtual servers has gained a lot of popularity in the recent past, the concept is not as new as many people tend to assume. The history of server virtualisation can be traced as far back as the 1960s, when companies still used mini and mainframes. IBM wanted to run some simple […]

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Avoiding IT Security Issues After Employee Leave or Termination

 

Terminating an employee can be a challenging time for many businesses and organizations. While there are many potential reasons for employee termination, it’s often an emotionally-charged time for businesses and employees. Some employees who are leaving a workplace may do things that are counterproductive for a company. For employees who are not expecting a layoff […]

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Windows Blue Screen of Death: Causes and Fixes

 

The “Blue Screen of Death,” Microsoft Windows’ well-known error message, is more technically known as a “Stop error.” The BSoD has been around since the Windows 1.0 days, though it’s replaced in the upcoming Windows 8 with a friendlier version, complete with “sad face” emoticon. The stop error screen signifies that Windows has experienced an […]

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Is Microsoft Security Essentials Right for Your Business?

 

Microsoft Security Essentials is the spiritual successor of Windows Defender, the now old ad-ware and spyware blocker that came default on Windows based operating systems. They took what made Windows Defender good, which was basically the low resource usage and fairly high accuracy when scanning, and made it better. The best part about this is […]

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Online Backups For Business

 

Online Backups For Business and what to look for… There are many online backup services, but most of them focus on individual users and not businesses. While some individual account can be converted to business use, businesses typically require higher accessibility and memory than an individual. Points to look for when choosing an online backup […]

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Viruses, Malware and Spyware: What To Watch Out For

 

Viruses, malware and spyware can cripple a computer or a network of computers and bring a business to a grinding halt. Malicious software can render a computer unusable as well as destroy vital data. Understanding what to do to prevent this necessitates first understanding exactly what viruses, malware and spyware are. Viruses: Viruses, also known […]

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Freshbooks review

 

Regardless of the area that a business specialises in, accountancy will play a role in the success of the company to some degree. Because of this, finding a way to handle invoicing and finances should be a top priority for most businesses. Instead of using traditional accountancy software, many companies are turning to online invoicing […]

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Stop Sopa Ireland

 

Minister Seán Sherlock has proposed a new law which is best explained here. It will be enacted by a single stroke of his pen. Why are we opposed to this law? It is vague in the extreme. There are no details of what is considered a transgression. It isn’t clear if the site targeted will […]

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Sync email between laptop Desktop Iphone Android (IMAP)

 

One of the most important advances for business telecommunications has been the ability to sync information across multiple platforms. Today, there are ever more devices that support mail account access, and it is important that all of these devices synchronize with one another to give you the most up-to-date information. IMAP, or Internet Message Access […]

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