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Partition your HDD to increase performance

When a good friend gave me a laptop, the quad core (Intel i3), 6 Gb Ram seemed slow.   Thinking back to an old post, Resizing your HDD to increase performance, I decided to see what the difference in performance would … Continue reading

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Forensics for advanced threat activity

Damballa announced Failsafe 5.0, a solution that hunts for undetected threats by correlating a variety of observed network behaviors that indicate malware-infected devices (PCs, Macs, servers, smartphones, iPads, etc.) are communicating with criminals Forensics for advanced threat activity.

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Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7

Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 enables IT administrators that are running Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, or Windows Server 2003; to manage roles and features that are installed on computers from a remote computer that is … Continue reading

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Access Multiple Computers with Remote Desktop

If you are limited by the type of firewall or router connection you have and are limited to one public IP address  and need remote desktop on multiple servers or computers; you can change the listening port on the Remote … Continue reading

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System Information from Piriform

Speccy is a systems information tool that is from Piriform (the makers of CCleaner).  This information utility gives information on the hardware components of your computer.

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Windows 2003 Server is slow on your LAN – Tweak

If your Windows 2003 Server is slow on your LAN, you can make the following changes to your registry.  When you make these changes, you MUST be sure that your data is backed up. On the your server, you can … Continue reading

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Ping Test

Ping Test – measures your line quality (Streaming media, voice, video communications, and online gaming require more than just raw speed.)   To measure RAW speed, Use SpeedTest.    

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KITE – Keynote Internet Testing Environment

Keynote Internet Testing Environment allows you to create a free account and to test your internet and servers to gather information and to analyze what your users are experiencing.   Link

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