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Many Businesses Are Still Trying to Recover From Hurricane Sandy
Six months later, many businesses are still not out from under the effects of Hurricane Sandy. Here is a real-life disaster recovery case study that illustrates the importance of having your business prepared for the worst.
LTO 6 – Why Your Business Needs It
No matter what their current situation, many businesses are wondering if they can benefit from LTO 6 technology. From the early adopters, who jumped on LTO 5 when it came out early in 2010, to the generation-skippers who are still on LTO 4, many of you are wondering if LTO 6 is right for you. Our partners at Quantum have put together a few points to help you decide, and today we are sharing them with you.
Backup Tape: The Data Storage Medium of the Future?
People think of backup tape as old technology, but recent advances in tape technology and storage capacity have made tape more relevant than ever.
How To Be Green At Work
If your office is looking to be more eco-friendly, here are some tips on how to be green at work Sustainability and eco-friendly practices are increasingly becoming part of their culture for many companies. If you want to get your office on board and are wondering how to be green at work, I’ve assembled a [...]
Weekend Reading List – May 18 Edition
Every week, in addition to the posts on our website, we share short bits of industry news on our social media accounts. We think it’s a great way for us to bring you even more information and keep you up to date with what’s going on in the IT world.
What’s Keeping Companies From Upgrading XP to Windows 7?
It doesn’t seem that long ago, but it has been a little over a year since we told you Microsoft was ending Windows XP in two years, and now, more than half of that time is gone and there is less than a year to go before XP is gone forever. With an installed base still near 40%, what is keeping companies from upgrading XP to Windows 7?
Xerox Toner Rebate Offer EXTENDED, Now Good Through May 31, 2013
Now through May 31, 2013 or while supplies last, Xerox & PMI Computer Supplies are offering a $15 eGift card when you purchase any 2 select Xerox supplies. See the full post for all the program details and qualifying part numbers.
Axcient vs Datto: A Comparison of Two Cloud Backup Services for SMBs
With disaster recovery & business continuity on the minds of IT pros, here is a comparison of Axcient vs. Datto, two popular cloud backup services for SMBs
Internet Explorer & Windows XP Still in Use By One Third of Corporate America
According to ZDNet and the latest Forrester research, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer and Windows XP still have a grip on more than a third of the enterprise market, but the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) movement is threatening the dominance.
HP ProBook Laptop Line Gets a Small Business-Friendly Update
The new HP ProBook laptop line and new printing and imaging solutions offer small businesses performance and quality without stretching their budgets.
HP ElitePad vs Apple iPad: HP Scores a Great Tablet For Business
Comparing the HP ElitePad vs Apple iPad shows that the HP tablet more than holds its own for business users. Tablet sales have been booming the past few years, and there is no end in sight. If fact, experts are predicting that tablets will more than triple the sales of laptops within the next four [...]
Data Protection: 25% of businesses had an incident last year — did yours?
Our partners at Quantum recently surveyed IT managers about data protection, and the results were pretty alarming. Quantum discovered that 25% of businesses suffered a data security incident last year. Worse, 90% of the IT managers they talked to believe their company’s data to be vulnerable to a disaster