Archive for the ‘Networks’ Category

The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree

By: Alicia Hernandez, Think Technical Writer It is a phrase I hear almost daily as an IT Professional: “What do you mean my Mac won’t work with ____?” Feel free to fill in the blank with pretty much any business application you have in your business’s technology environment. Why is it that your usually brilliant […]

End of the Road for Windows Server 2003

By: Alicia Hernandez, Think Technical Writer Ladies and Gentleman, this is the final curtain call for Windows Server 2003. Microsoft announced a long time ago that July 14, 2015 will be the end of the road for Windows Server 2003. Granted, it isn’t like at 12:00 A.M. on 07/14/2015 your WS2003 box will shut down, […]

The Virtual Desktop – VDI at a Glance

By: Alicia Hernandez, Think Technical Writer The concept of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) has been around for years, yet adoption and deployment rates have missed the predictions-mark year after year. As Tom Rose pointed out in his post The History of VDI “…the running joke is that 20XX will be ‘The Year of VDI’…” But […]

IoT for Me? (The Internet of Things)

By: Alicia Hernandez, Think Technical Writer Smart phones, Smart cars, Smart homes…what about SMART PEOPLE? Seriously, we are smart people. But what the heck is IoT? Bhavesh Patel, Director of Marketing and Customer Support, put it in the simplest terms for me to understand. He said “At its most basic, the Internet of Things (IoT) […]