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Smart Phones – the Tools of the Trade

 

The workplace is mobile today. Teleconferencing is an integral part of the lives of millions of employees in transit around the world; the advent of the smart phone combined with on-line collaboration services allows business to happen anywhere and everywhere. The mobile workforce is growing in Europe. Mobile phone usage in Ireland is one of […]

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Reason for SPAM In Your Email

There are many reasons why you might suffer from unsolicited commercial email, or SPAM, in your inbox. In some cases, you have no control over this — for example, some spam is sent by hackers who simply input any possible combination of letters associated with your domain name when they send out mailings. In this […]

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The importance of backing up your files

Having important files on your computer is certainly something that everyone does but it seems like people do not know how to take care of them. You will find that people will rarely back their computers up and then go through the pain and stress of losing all of their files. This is something that […]

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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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