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Top 5 Active Directory Best Practices

Prescriptive guidance about Active Directory hasn’t generally been updated since the January 21, 2005 TechNet Active Directory Best Practices article. Some of the legacy information no longer applies, but we see many of the basics being […]

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Windows Server 2012 Web Licensing

Before Windows Server 2012, there was an actual Windows Web Server 2008 edition. For years, many people mistakenly thought you had to license web users when running a Windows web […]

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Heartbleed Reality

Let’s clear the confusion as our phone lines and inboxes are being flooded with questions – and as usual most public information is either just plain wrong or greatly exaggerated […]

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Drain Virus Infections

You must drain a pool if it becomes too polluted with algae, bacteria, or chemicals. It can be a costly endeavor, but the alternative is further damaging the environment and making […]

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Avoid DNS Services Scam

Do not pay a bill received from DNS Services. This is a SCAM to get you to pay for fake backup domain name services. The invoices appear legitimate because they […]

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Firewall On

Unless you’re from the East or West coast, many people grew up not locking their doors. In lots of rural areas around the nation, there is still some of that […]

Top 5 Network Security Myths

Network security has changed greatly in the last 10 years, but we still see that Sonicwall or Watchguard for a firewall, XP workstations with no Windows Firewall, and Vipre or the anti-virus […]

Social Integration

Social media is here to stay and every business must address security, reputation, and marketing. A management stance and strategy must be defined for each area. The bottom line is that […]

Hardware Firewalls Lacking

A firewall is a part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting authorized communications. Since their creation, a battle has raged between […]

Business Without Walls

We strive to stay abreast of trends and lead with knowledge for our clients. As a Microsoft Gold Partner, we received advanced licensing of Windows 7 Enterprise and upgraded this […]