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Medical

Security for Your Medical Centre – Part 1

Security is essential for any medical centre running IT systems. These days there are more threats than ever before, and to keep guard is one of the requirements for any health IT infrastructure. This series on data security measures for your medical centre entails topics such as basic terminology of attackers, different attacking methods, statistics […]

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Medical

IT Needs for Medical Offices and Clinics

Medical clinics and doctor offices usually have a simplified IT infrastructure model as compared to businesses. The needs of a medical clinic and office revolve around the issues of redundancy, in terms of backup, and the health of the hardware and software of the computers. In addition to this, many clinics and offices use specialized […]

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Exabyticals

Virtualization For Businesses

One of best ways to streamline business infrastructure is to use a process called virtualization. Virtualization basically reduces the need for physical hardware as it uses software environments to create and share hardware resources. On one physical desktop computer you can run multiple operating systems, each sharing the hardware of the desktop computer to give […]

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GPIT

The Cloud, The Computer and the Human Brain

Comparing the human brain with the computer is like comparing a car to a bicycle. The human brain has developed in great detail over the evolutionary patterns of time, whereas the computer is a creation of our brain in infancy. What we can do to revolutionize our IT industry is to think and innovate along […]

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Exabyticals

Security for Your Business – Part 1

Security is essential for any business running IT systems. These days there are more threats than ever before, and to keep guard is one of the requirements for any IT-business infrastructure. This series on data security measures for your business entails topics such as basic terminology of attackers, different attacking methods, statistics of IT security, […]

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Exabyticals

What VOIP Can Mean to Your Business

Let’s start off with the question, what is VOIP? VOIP stands for Voice Over Internet Protocol. This basically means that your phone system is running over technologies that are used for regular Internet and network use. Voice is transferred as data, over switches and routers, and is given special priority so that during data transfer […]

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Exabyticals

File Servers for Small and Medium Businesses

Businesses often have the need to centralize their data, to consolidate their infrastructure, and to have a common distribution service. This can be hard when running ad-hoc systems (separate computer systems communicating with each other without a central communication base), which are all independently configured with each having their own set of files shared amongst […]

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Product Reviews

Seagate BlackArmor NAS 400 Series

The Seagate BlackArmor NAS 400/420/440 is a heavy duty file server and backup utility. I’ve implemented this in one of my client’s business and it is doing the job well. My administering of the device was for the purpose of serving files to a multitude of computers that consisted of systems running Windows XP, Windows […]