Malware (artist interpretation)

The menace of malware; reacting to an ever changing threat paradigm

What if every day a new threat was on the horizon?  It would be seemingly overwhelming!  But what if every day tens of thousands of new threats were appearing, and the majority have yet to be identified?  Scary as that may seem we must face reality and realize that is the world we live in.  And for that reason there is no way to protect from malware by only using a reactive approach.>>

Is your data safe?

Bad sectors: The silent hard drive killer

Data recovery technicians are no stranger to hard drives with bad sectors.  In fact it’s one of the more common forms of hard drive damage that we see from consumer storage devices.  So what  exactly are bad sectors or media errors and how do they effect a hard drive?

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The cloud is not the answer to all business technology questions

In the last few years there has been an increasing hype regarding cloud-based offerings, from outsourcing the office file or mail server to powering entire complex web sites, collaboration and outsourcing of voice over IP, CRM, and even  providing off-site backup services.  The term cloud has come to mean just about anything not on your local network.  The broadening definition combined with the reduction of reliability, security and accountability is a troubling trend, to say the least.

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