Archive for the ‘Business and Computer Systems’ Category

Microsoft Server 2003 – End of life 14. July 2015

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

July 14, 2015 will be the last day Microsoft offers security updates, support and technical content updates for Windows Server 2003 (WS2003). With millions of physical servers still running on Windows 2003, this will have a major impact on companies of all size.

Warning over Anti Virus Software Scam

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Criminals are tricking worried Internet users into buying anti-virus protection that is actually malicious software in diguise. Investigators fear hacking gangs are pocketing millions of pounds by infiltrating customers’ computers and stealing sensitive banking details. They said criminals pose as legitimate IT companies who cold call victims offering fake security software that can be downloaded […]

Dell Outlet System

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Why do you not purchase a Dell Outlet System The ‘Refurbished’ items are customer returns. A large proportion of these items have never been used. They might, for example, be unwanted gifts or products customers have simply changed their mind about, which have then been returned to Dell. They have been checked, inspected, by Dell, […]

Apple’s iPad – Simply different

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Simply different Apple’s iPad: between Notebook and Smartphone The iPad has raised high expectations. It wants to be a gaming console, E-book reader, mobile Internet and multi media machine at the same time. Can a computer without keyboard and USB port replace the netbook? Now it has arrived, at least in the United States: Since early […]

Northern Ireland Tenders

Friday, July 9th, 2010

eSourcing NI (Northern Ireland) www.e-sourcingni.bravosolution.co.uk/ Central Procurement Directorate CPD http://www.cpdni.gov.uk/ Northern Ireland Executive http://www.northernireland.gov.uk/gov.htm?WT.ac=NIGOV-depts eTenders Publuc Procurement (Ireland) http://www.e-tenders.gov.ie/

Norton DNS blocks Malware and Phishing Sites

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

Symantec offers with Norton DNS a free DNS Service. Malware and Phishing Sites are to be blocked with this Service. This Service is running at present as Beta-Version. Change the DNS IP-Address from your provider to the Norton DNS (198.153.192.1 and 198.153.194.1). With the Online-Test http://setup.nortondns.com/  you can check if your settings are correct. Norton […]

Encrypt your Memory Stick / Flash Drive – Hard Disk Drive …

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

TrueCrypt 6.3a The ultimate freeware encryption program, TrueCrypt is loaded with powerful features that those concerned with protecting their data from thievery should want–and have. It offers 11 algorithms for encrypting your private files in a password-protected volume. You can store your encrypted data in files (containers) or partitions (devices). TrueCrypt works hard to offer […]

Benefits of an effective IT Supplier Relationship

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

Building a successful relationship with your IT supplier is essential to your system’s success. Trying to purchase IT systems and services at the lowest possible cost – with no regard to your business goals for the project or the overall cost of ownership – is likely to lead to a strained relationship with your supplier […]

Watch out for fake virus alerts

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

Watch out for fake virus alerts Rogue security software, also known as “scareware,” is software that appears to be beneficial from a security perspective but provides limited or no security, generates erroneous or misleading alerts, or attempts to lure users into participating in fraudulent transactions. How does rogue security software get on my computer? Rogue […]

Two monitors are better than one

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

Two monitors are better than one You can never have enough screen space, especially when organizing and working on your digital pictures. Instead of buying a larger monitor, if you’re using Windows 7, Vista, or XP, you can buy an inexpensive second monitor and connect it to your computer—instantly doubling your desktop space. There are […]