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Survey: IT staff head for the exits due to work-related stress [Infographic]

on April 24, 2014

Stress is something we experience every day. It can be mild or intense. Every one of us deals with stress differently but in small doses, stress is good for us; it is what keeps us going. The problems begin when …


Real time network information: An IT admin essential

on January 29, 2014

So much can potentially go wrong on even the smallest of IT infrastructures. So it’s crucial that IT admins have up-to-the-minute information on the laptops, PCs and servers they are responsible for.


Ouch: Is my TV watching me?

on January 28, 2014

I was shopping for a smart HDTV a couple of weeks ago and did so in the old-fashioned way – by going to stores in my area. I have a vivid imagination but not when it comes to hardware specs. …


And the winner is… 123456

on January 27, 2014

Fans of Star Wars or Star Trek will surely remember the excellent 1987 spoof, ‘Spaceballs’. Hilarious, witty and featuring a star-studded cast, Spaceballs was more than just a spoof… it also generated a massive cult following.


The decline and fall of the Facebook empire?

on January 24, 2014

Princeton University academics have predicted the demise (or at least, the rapid decline) of Facebook in a couple of years’ time.  While I have not read the full study upon which they are basing their opinion, various news reports provide …


If you’re going to do video content, do it right!

on January 24, 2014

I’ve been noticing a trend lately – content that was originally text and image-based, such as tutorials, tech support reference material and so on, is now showing up as video content.  Not all content can or should be text-based, that’s …


IT administrator, could this blog post change your life?

on January 23, 2014

It’s an extremely tough job being an IT or security administrator today; and speaking as someone who works in the tech industry, I for one take my hat off to you! As an IT or security administrator, you are at …


IT security: A small and medium-sized business checklist

on January 22, 2014

Effective IT security is a must for businesses of any size. Security breaches can prove to be embarrassing, costly and damaging to the organization. Here’s a basic IT security checklist to help you ensure you’ve covered all the important bases.


2014: The year of doing more with web filtering data? [Infographic]

on January 21, 2014

As an IT Administrator, you endeavour to ensure that the technology you choose to use makes a positive impact on the business, and you are always looking for new ways to use technology that will bring additional benefits to your …


The privacy of things

on January 20, 2014

The right to privacy is something we take for granted. If we are in the comfort of our homes, on the phone to a relative or friend or simply sending an email from a personal account, we expect that no …


Next Gen IT: It’s More Than Just the Cloud

on January 17, 2014

As we head into the middle of the second decade of this new millennium, it seems all eyes in the IT world are cast upward, to the Cloud. There’s no doubt that cloud computing is set to create a paradigm …