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4 Signs Your Server's Days Are Numbered

Like your hot water heater or your brakes, you probably don’t think much about your server until it’s broken. The problem is that replacing a server takes more than a call to the plumber or your mechanic so you probably want to know whether it’s on its last legs.

July 27, 2016
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Is Exchange 2016 a Must-Have?

Exchange 2016 was released a few weeks ago. It’s always a big deal when a new version of everyone’s favorite email server debuts but, if you though Microsoft’s much touted new direction (Surface Book! HoloLens!) meant big changes to Exchange, prepare to be disappointed.

November 05, 2015
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4 Reasons Not to Upgrade to Windows 10 Yet

In the weeks since Windows 10 I’ve been giving a lot of presentations on what it is and what’s different about it. I’ve upgraded personally and I think it brings back what we loved about Windows 7 without completely eliminating the best ideas from Windows 8. Of course, not everybody is the Windows 10 booster that I am and there are some compelling reasons to hold off… for a while.

September 14, 2015
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Security Patch Available for Critical Font Vulnerability Affecting All Windows Versions

Microsoft recently announced that there’s a critical vulnerability affecting all versions of Windows. The issue is related to how Windows handles certain special fonts. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of the affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

July 22, 2015
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