Jan 212014

As an IT professional, you are quite possibly being asked to review Windows 8 and determine if it is a good fit for your organization.

Or, you are being asked to implement Windows 8 or develop a transition plan that moves your organization’s systems from their current operating system to Windows 8 over time. Other than the interface, which is of course the focus of the user experience, Windows 8 comes with increased security features designed to make your life as an IT professional easier. These features are supposed to enhance security and give you enhanced tools for support and protection. Some of the topics covered in this eBook, UEFI, Dynamic Access Control, BranchCache, DirectAccess, BitLocker, Virtualization, Social Media, SmartScreen and WindowsToGo.

Does Windows 8 deliver on this promise? Find out in this eBook.
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Jun 092013

Ran into a strange situation where none of my Sandisk USB devices were recognised by my Windows 8 PC. Digging deeper, it turns out to be corrupt Registry entries (why am I surprised???) due to what looks to be caused by using these USB2.0 devices between USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 ports.

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Apr 042013

VMware vCenter Mobile Access (vCMA) is a fully configured and ready to run virtual appliance that is required to manage your datacenter from mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets (iPad). Using either a mobile browser or the native iPad application, administrators can now perform various troubleshooting and remediation activities in their VMware environments from anywhere in the world.
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Feb 162013

SyncBackFree: the best Windows backup and synchronization program on the planet with great features and benefits at no cost:

• Backup
• Synchronize: Copy files in both directions
• Restore backup files easily
• Email logs
• Run programs before and after profiles
• Schedule backups
• Unicode enabled for non-English filenames
• Process unlimited filename lengths
• Simple and Advanced mode
• Runs on Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP
• Extensive Help Documentation & Support
• Completely Free!
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