Category: Information Technology

Information Technology and everything within IT

What is Cloud Computing?

Cloud Computing: Explained and Simplified Cloud computing is basically a catchphrase which could be defined differently by various people. For most people, it’s another information technology concept describing outsourcing; others define it as a computer service bought-in which anyone can use outside a firewall; others understand it as any computing service provided over a similar […]

Basic Principles of Network Management and Change Control

It has been said that the only constant is change. That applies to information technology as well. How that change is handled can make or break a company. The risk of setback – even disaster — increases with every change to your networks or systems. Perhaps the greatest danger comes from the overconfident cowboy, the […]

Pathways to Flawless Data Integration

Perfect Integration in Migrating Data seem Easy, but is it? Data integration may seem simple at first glance, but a lot of IT professionals know that no matter how perfect the plan, it does not always turn out perfectly. However, that does not mean you constantly have to deal with flawed results. Done properly, data […]

How to Design Your Company’s Backup Recovery Plan

Corporate Backup Recovery Making a backup and recovery plan for your company needs careful planning. Deciding on who will backup your data and what data needs backing up is all part of that plan. Ask your business associates who they use. Research the different Data Backup and Recovery Companies online. Contact each company to see […]

5 Tips to Secure Your Linux System

Help Securing Linux In the age where hacking has become a common issue, naturally security becomes extremely important. This is one of the reasons why it is important to secure your Linux server. So in this article I am going to discuss some security tips that are related to Linux. Let’s get started. Install Minimum […]

Voice over IP (VoIP) Performance Enhancements and Security Threats

The Bar is Raised for Wide Area Networks In today’s business environment, staying connected is critical.  No man is an island, and neither is your company.  No one can afford to suffer from unreliable network connections in the modern world. It can make the difference between exhilarating success and disappointing failure. But the goals have […]

How Does the Internet Work?

You’ve probably been wondering about this for some time. How does the Internet work anyway? Well, its designers and engineers really don’t want you to have to worry about it. We say that the technology should be “transparent” to the user. Like when you go to start your car. It should just work! But for […]

How to Prevent Data Loss and Tips to minimizing 6 easy mistakes

Data loss is a devastating event when it happens. However, more people could have prevented this if they only knew what to look for. The number one cause of data loss comes from viruses infecting your computer and destroying your data. Therefore, it is important to know what to look for so you can prevent […]

Systems Administration Best Practices – Technical Ability

Effective system administration demands more than just technical ability.  Here are a few of the skills you need to develop if you’re going to be a super-system administrator! 1. Records and monitoring The system stands or falls on your efficiency so you must have an efficient and effective monitoring system in place.  There are plenty of […]

7 Email Marketing Tips to Follow

Reaching customers is one of the most, if not the most challenging part of any digital marketing campaign. From social media, cold calling, and more, there are a plethora of different routes you could take to reach the same destination of making contact with your customers. One of the best practices you should be implementing […]

3 Things People Hate About Cloud Computing

Cloud computing has been heralded as ‘the next big thing’ in the IT world. Although tons of people have been ever so eager to adopt this new concept, there are also those who don’t think positively about the Cloud. Some people Hate Cloud Computing; but what are their principal concerns? 1) Heavy Internet Dependence  The premise […]

How to learn about Big Data

Start small with Big Data: When Big Data is concerned, we need to think ‘small’. Big Data means big business, but mistakes can be made despite its hype. In simple words, Big Data can bring big problems. The importance of Big Data lies in its ability to provide services which will help businesses achieve their […]

Hadoop and Big Data

What is Hadoop and Big Data? Hadoop is a set of open source programs and procedures that are used in conjunction with big data operations as its backbone. The set of programs and procedures can be modified to fit any company’s needs. The Hadoop backbone helps companies analyze their big data. In the Hadoop program, there are four […]

Experts on Cloud Computing

Lessons in Cloud computing with Virtualization Experts Is there anything common between an educational service, insurance company and grocery chain? Although this question appears to be the first in a series of queries constituting a puzzle, the answer means serious business. All these industries have started using the cloud.  It’s best to learn about cloud computing from […]

Enhance Your Security

How to Secure Your Cloud Configuration Your corporation’s cloud server could be susceptible to outside attacks if your IT department doesn’t understand how to secure and prepare your servers. Many enterprises don’t understand or even realize that they share the security responsibilities with their cloud service provider. Your cloud service provider is responsible for securing […]