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What Does an Application Virtualization Client Do?

What is an Application Virtualization Client? An application virtualization client is a piece of software that’s installed on physical endpoints or clients such as laptops, desktops, tablets, phones, thin clients, and more. It enables these endpoints to run virtual applications. The virtual applications themselves aren’t installed on the endpoint. Instead, they’re hosted on a remote server and … [Read more...]

Data Management Essentials: Backing up Office 365

Do you need to backup Office 365? Microsoft might have some native protection capabilities, but it does not provide essential data protection and it is important to realize there are things it doesn’t protect you from, like rouge administrator or hackers doing something bad to your environment.Ransomware and Rogue AdminsA perfect example of the importance of backing up Office 365 is a ransomware … [Read more...]

The Advanced Persistent Threat Files: APT1

We’ve heard a lot about Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) over the past few years. As a refresher, APTs are prolonged, aimed attacks on specific targets with the intention to compromise their systems and gain information from or about that target. While the targets may be anyone or anything—a person, business, or other organization—APTs are often associated with government or military … [Read more...]

How to Build a Strong Social Marketing Presence

“How can we build and nurture a strong social marketing presence?” This is a question we get asked regularly by our customers, and it's something that can really help you grow your business.  Read More … [Read more...]

Data Classification Software: 10 Things You Should Consider

Data Classification is a hot topic at the moment, with a flood of vendors on the market offering classification functionality standalone or as part of a more comprehensive data security platform. With all the competing vendors and information out there on data classification software, it can be difficult to know where to start. What is Data Classification? Simply put, data classification is the … [Read more...]

Future Proofing with Cloud Backup

Data backup and recovery has been around almost as long as the data center. For the last 30 years, the idea of backing up data to a box has been the status quo, but does that logic still apply in the age of cloud and distributed databases? As enterprise data moves to the cloud, it only makes sense that cloud backup solutions should also be a top consideration to ensure alignment with the business. … [Read more...]

How to Change the IP Configuration of vCenter Server Appliance

As of vSphere 6, we can now change the IP address configuration of vCenter in a few short steps as long as the following prerequisites are met. Read the post here: How to Change the IP Configuration of vCenter Server Appliance … [Read more...]

The lazy person’s guide to cybersecurity: minimum effort for maximum protection

Are you tired of that acquaintance who keeps bugging you with computer questions? Do you avoid visiting certain people because you know you will spend most of the evening cleaning up their machine? My uncle Bob is one of those people. He’s a nice guy, but with computers, he’s not just an accident waiting to happen—he’s an accident waiting to become a catastrophe. To keep Uncle Bob’s … [Read more...]

How does macOS protect against malware?

Mac users often are told that “Macs don’t get viruses.” This is not really true, of course. Macs can and do get infected. However, it is true that macOS provides some basic protection against malware. This protection can be quite effective in some ways, but, unfortunately, quite ineffective in others. Let’s take a look at how macOS features protect you from malware, and how … [Read more...]

5 Powerful Ways to Use Azure IaaS

Infrastructure as a Service on Azure can do a lot, but some uses really demonstrate the platform's power. Here are 5 of the most valuable uses of Azure IaaS Read the post here: 5 Powerful Ways to Use Azure IaaS … [Read more...]