Archive for June, 2010

BARRACUDA SPAM & VIRUS FIREWALL

Managing and protecting spam & virus of mail is very tough job for administrator. Day by day the treat is increasing. New methods of delivering spam mails. If you use any mail server or any size we required a spam & virus firewall solution. In market you receive different products; some of them are very […]

Portal & Collaboration Software

Collaboration and integration is one of the primary requirements of every organisation now. It increases the productivity, single platform for communication and interaction. Employees interact in three primary ways: conversations, transactions, and collaborations. Understanding their differences is necessary to ensure the appropriate software technology is employed to meet your needs. Conversational interaction is an exchange […]

Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)

Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) is standards based Web Single Sign-On (SSO) service that enables federated identity by implementing claims based authentication across forests. It is part of Windows Server 2003 R2 and later releases of Microsoft’s server Operating System as a server role. Claims based authentication is the process of authenticating a user based […]

Mobile Workers Security

The increasing importance of mobile workers in today’s businesses has been acknowledged. The mobile worker population is split into three main segments, home-based mobile workers, office-based mobile workers and non-office-based mobile workers. Organisations should develop a proactive policy and strategy that embraces new ideas and methods to create a secure mobile workplace. “Secure mobility” is […]

Physical Security

Considering the physical security, most organisations keep a surveillance camera, security guard and door access control. This we seen normal in physical security side. But physical security is more extended considering its threat. Threats to physical security come in many forms including natural disasters, emergency situations, and man-made threats. All possible threats must be identified […]

Google Apps to Business

All the business organisations looking to reduce the investment and expenditure. Try to cut the capx and opx. Here more focus is opx. There are technologies solutions to help business to reduce the cost and get best breed solutions. One in this category is Google apps for business. Google Apps offers an interesting way to […]

Network Virtualization

One of the major areas in networking is network virtualization. More and more appliances / brands coming with virtualization capability. It’s helpful for the organisation different ways. Reducing capital expenditure, operational expenditure, scalability, and availability. There are two forms of network virtualization, external and internal. External virtualization generally combines multiple networks — or parts of […]

Tools / Utilities for System / Network Administrators

LANguard Network Scanner – LANguard network scanner is a freeware security scanner to audit your network security. It scans entire networks and provides NETBIOS information for each computer such as hostname, shares, logged on user name. It does OS detection, tests password strength, detects registry issues and much more. Reports are outputted in HTML. HotFix […]

Knowledge base for IT Support

Knowledge base or solutions play a good role in IT support operations. Each support engineers providing solutions different ways, also they will be spending more time to build solutions. If we able to build a strong knowledge base, it help in different ways. It acts as one of the key of support operation. 1. All […]

Secure Mobile Devices

Mobile devices use increasing day by day in corporate world. Handhelds and high-end smart phones carrying corporate information. The trend is increasing, and the future will be that. In particular, smart phones are becoming increasingly popular with knowledge workers. Number of companies providing devices to mobile workers and executives for use both inside and outside […]